GLORIA CASTILLO, President & CEO
Entity: Chicago United
Chicago United is a corporate membership organization that promotes multiracial leadership in business to advance parity in economic opportunity. Under Ms. Castillo’s leadership, Chicago United has launched nationally recognized programs including the annual Chicago United Conference, Bridge Awards Dinner, the Business Leaders of Color publications, and The Five Forward Initiative. Ms. Castillo is active in the community and served on a joint committee to enhance city-county cooperation and operational efficiencies.
Affiliations: Board member, Field Foundation of Illinois and Illinois Business and Economic Development Corporation; Governor Rauner’s task force on Private Employment for the Illinois Department of Human Rights Discrimination Study