Roland W. Burris

Former Senator from Illinois

Roland W. Burris

Roland W. Burris

Former Senator from Illinois

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Rainbow PUSH Coalition
The National Assn of State Auditors Comptrollers & Treasurers
Jones, Ware & Grenard

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407

Primary Location

Chatham, IL, United States

Number of Boards

4

Birthday

08/03/1937 - Centralia, IL

Age

83

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Director & Chief Financial Officer at Government Finance Officers Association

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Former President at Government Finance Officers Association

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Director & Deputy Executive Director at Government Finance Officers Association

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Executive Director at Government Finance Officers Association

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Board Member at Government Finance Officers Association

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Executive Managing Director of BGC Real Estate Capital Partners at BGC Partners, Inc.

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President at United Energy Associates, Inc.

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Former Chief Executive Officer at Inland Real Estate Investment Corp.

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Former Chairman & Chief Executive Officer at IRT Property Company

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Roland W. Burris
Former Senator from Illinois
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Director at Chicago Sinfonietta

Chicago Sinfonietta is a professional orchestra dedicated to modeling and promoting diversity, inclusion, and both racial and cultural equity in the arts through the universal language of symphonic music. Our core values are built around being bold and daring in all aspects of our work, providing a source of connectivity through music, and ensuring and inspiring a continued investment in diversity and inclusion in classical music.

Education
Bachelor of Arts Degree in Political Science
Class of 1959

One of Illinois most recognized universities, Southern Illinois University in Carbondale boasts an abundant selection of academics, research opportunities and student life offerings. Ranked as one of the top four public universities in Illinois, SIU has over 170 bachelor's, master's, doctoral and associate's degrees from which to choose. Subjects include everything from the liberal and fine arts to the sciences to law, business, architecture and medicine. SIU is also highly regarded for its research endeavors, and numerous research opportunities at the undergraduate and graduate levels are available in a number of departments. Student life at SIU also offers an exceptional number of recreational, cultural and other opportunities. Over 400 student organizations may be found at SIU, as can a state-of-the-art student center. The student center is one of the largest in the nation, and features restaurants, stores, a bowling alley and a student-run radio station among other things.

J.D.

Howard University School of Law (also known as Howard Law or HUSL) is one of the professional graduate schools of Howard University. Located in Washington, D.C., it is one of the oldest law schools in the country and the oldest historically black college or university law school in the United States.[6] Today, Howard University School of Law confers an average of 185 Juris Doctorate and Master of Law degrees annually to students from the United States and countries in South America, the Caribbean, Africa, and Asia.

Career History
Of Counsel
2007 - Current
Chief Executive Officer
2002 - Current
Adjunct Professor of the Master of Public Administration Program
Current

Originally established as a satellite to Southern Illinois University’s main campus in Carbondale, SIU Edwardsville has grown to become an impressive university in its own right. In total, SIUE offers over 85 programs of study, including bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees. Among the school’s diverse academic offerings, the School of Pharmacy is particularly well regarded. Completed in 2009, the School of Pharmacy offers state-of-the-art facilities and instruction for a rapidly growing field. Student life at SIU Edwardsville provides several beneficial ways to get involved. The Kimmel Leadership Center provides numerous service opportunities, and the Student Leadership Development Program can help you hone essential skills for the workforce or further study. Extensive financial aid is available at SIUE, including Illinois scholarships offered through the Illinois Student Assistance Commission. Several institutional scholarships are also available, based on a variety of criteria. Many of these scholarships require application, but some are awarded automatically. For example, the E Guarantee is awarded based on financial need to all students who complete the FAFSA.

Boards & Committees
Director
1996 - 2009

IRC Retail Centers, Inc., a subsidiary of DRA Advisors LLC, is a company headquartered in Oak Brook, IL, that acts as Private Equity Fund. The firm was founded in 1994. Mark E. Zalatoris is the current CEO, occupying that position since 2000. IRC Retail Centers, Inc. was acquired by DRA Advisors LLC on 30 Mar 16 for $1,065.64 million.The company says this about itself: IRC Retail Centers LLC is a real estate company focused on owning and operating open-air neighborhood, community and power shopping centers located in well-established markets primarily in the Central and Southeastern U.S. The company currently has an ownership interest in more than 130 properties totaling approximately 15 million square feet of leasable space. Its necessity and value-centered retail portfolio features properties that deliver the right combination of location, market position, and tenant mix to drive consumer traffic at its centers.

Director
Current

The FAF comprises the FAF Board of Trustees, two standard-setting Boards (the FASB and the GASB), and the FAF management team. The FASB and GASB establish and improve financial accounting and reporting standards—known as Generally Accepted Accounting Principles, or GAAP—for public and private companies, not-for-profit organizations, and state and local governments in the United States. Both organizations set high-quality standards through a process that is robust, comprehensive, and inclusive.

Director
Current

The Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA), founded in 1906, represents public finance officials throughout the United States and Canada. The association'?s nearly 18,000 members are federal, state/provincial, and local finance officials deeply involved in planning, financing, and implementing of thousands of governmental operations in each of their jurisdictions. The GFOA?'s mission is to enhance and promote the professional management of governmental financial resources by identifying, developing, and advancing fiscal strategies, policies, and practices for the public benefit. The GFOA has accepted the leadership challenge of public finance. To meet the many needs of its members, the organization provides best practice guidance, consulting, networking opportunities, publications including books, e-books, and periodicals, recognition programs, research, and training opportunities for those in the profession.

Director
Prior

The Illinois Department of Central Management Services (CMS) is a code department of the Illinois state government that is generally responsible for certain state properties, acquisitions, and services. It operates the Illinois Century Network (ICN), a network to provide internet access to state agencies, schools, universities, public libraries, and museums

Political Donations
$500
2008

Representative from Illinois's 11th Congressional District

$500
2007

Former Senate Majority Leader at Illinois State Senate

$500
2006

Representative from Illinois's 1st Congressional District

Political Donations Received
$500
2010
$500
2010
$1,000
2009
Advisors
Advisor

President at University of Baltimore

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