Advisory Council

The Community Foundation of Will County

Leadership from Top Planning Professionals
A committee of professional advisors serve as resources for clients who are interested in enhancing their charitable giving. They also advise the Foundation on building relationships in their fields of expertise–from accounting, banking and law to financial and wealth consulting.

Sean Brady
Mahoney, Silverman & Cross, LLC

Michael Brenczewski Jr.
Northwestern Mutual

Kristi Dean
BMO Harris Bank

Edward Dollinger
Edward Jones

Paul Gantzert
Gantzert Investment Co.

Michael Hansen
Attorney at Law

Bill Hanley
The Condon Group

James Harvey
Tracy, Johnson, and Wilson Law Firm

Carroll Klotz
Stofan, Agazzi & Company, Inc.

Karl Maurer
Merrill Lynch

Ken Plante
Plante & Associates, Inc.

*Tyler Qualio

Jack Rogers
Wermer, Rogers, Doran & Ruzon, LLC

Jim Roolf
First Midwest Bank

Lawrence Varsek
Law Office of Lucas & Jarz, LLC

*Denotes member of The Community Foundation of Will County Board of Directors


We work with donors to simplify their planning, maximize their generosity, and lessen tax burdens.


We work with Professional Advisors to enhance their services to Will County clients.


We work closely with Not-for-Profit agencies, grassroots organizations, and community stakeholders.