Graziela Fusaro, Partner, Araújo Fontes

Ken Fairbanks, Senior Consultant, Clerestory Consulting

Katie Kilbridge, Consultant, Deloitte

Peggy Leyden, Sr. Leadership Consultant, FranklinCovey

Michael Lyman, Global Managing Director, Accenture

Brian O’Brien, Managing Director, Alvarez & Marsal

Harrison Pappas, Associate – Enterprise Improvement, AlixPartners

Sunil Rajan, Manager of Strategic Technologies, Ernst & Young LLP

John Robertson, Assistant VP, State Farm

Jill Smart, Chief Human Resources Officer, Accenture

Andrew Smith, Senior Director, West Monroe Partners

Lane Soelberg, Sr. VP Marketing Solutions, SpinMedia, Inc

Linda Toops, Principal, Clerestory Consulting

About Us

Illinois Business Counseling develops tomorrow's leaders by fostering a learning environment where a diverse group of students can leverage their education, experience and the resources of the University of Illinois to provide value to our clients through consulting engagements.


Illinois Business Consulting has assembled an Advisory Board made up of top leaders from industry. The Advisory Board provides key input into the strategic decisions of the organization.