Organizational Structure - Illinois Venture Capital Association
Organizational Structure

Organizational Structure

IVCA Officers

Officers are elected members of the IVCA Board of Directors who offer their time and expertise to help ensure that the IVCA’s events and services meet the evolving needs of its members.  Our current officers' term expires June 30, 2015.
IVCA Chairman                 Tony Palcheck, Zebra Ventures
Vice Chairman                   Rocco Martino, LaSalle Capital
IVCA-PAC Chairman         Lee M. Mitchell, Thoma Bravo
IVCA-PAC Co-Chairman   Jim TenBroek, Growth Catalyst Partners
Treasurer                          Jeff Piper, Svoboda Capital Partners
Executive Director             Maura O'Hara

Board of Directors

Phil Alphonse - The Vistria Group
John Banta - BlueCross BlueShield Venture Partners
Bruce Barron - Origin Ventures
Barrett Carlson - CapX Partners
Craig Collister - RoundTable Healthcare Partners
Keith Crandell - ARCH Venture Partners
Sean Cunningham - GTCR LLC
Tom Danis, Jr. - RCP Advisors LLC
Jeff Diehl - Adams Street Partners, LLC
Jim Dugan - OCA Ventures
Bob Fealy - Limerick Investments, LLC
Walter Florence - Frontenac Company
Constance Freedman - Moderne Ventures
Krista Hatcher - Chicago Pacific Founders
Justin Ishbia - Shore Capital Partners
Steve Kaplan - University of Chicago Booth School of Business (Chicago Booth)
Mike Kocourek - Mid Oaks Investments
Jim Macdonald - First Analysis
Rocco Martino - LaSalle Capital
Lee Mitchell - Thoma Bravo, LLC
Bob Morgan - 50 South Capital Advisors LLC
Matt Norton - Madison Dearborn Partners
Tony Palcheck - Zebra Technology Ventures
Troy Phillips - Beecken Petty O'Keefe & Company
Jeffrey Piper - Svoboda Capital Partners
Benedict Rocchio - Baird Capital
Saurabh Sharma - Jump Capital
Darren Snyder - Prairie Capital
Jennifer Steans - Financial Investments Corporation
Jim TenBroek - Growth Catalyst Partners
Rick Tuttle - Prospect Partners


Past Chairpersons

  Walter Florence
  Bob Fealy 
  Lee Mitchell 
  Darren Snyder
  Jim TenBroek  
  Ellen Carnahan 
  Danny Rosenberg
  Keith Crandell
  Keith Bank
  Robert Finkel
  Steve Beitler
  Bret R. Maxwell
  Carl Thoma
  Limerick Investments
  Thoma Bravo
  Prairie Capital
  Wind Point Partners  
  Machrie Enterprises 
  Sterling Partners
  ARCH Venture Partners
  KB Partners
  Prism Capital
  Dunrath Capital
  MK Capital
  Thoma Cressey Equity Partners