A Board of Governors, comprised of leaders in the Chicago-area philanthropic, business and golf communities, governs The First Tee of Greater Chicago.

Honorary Chairman: Luke Donald, PGA TOUR Professional

President: Patrick Goss, PGA – Northwestern University
Vice President: Vicki Bednar, Motorola Solutions
Secretary: Derek Linde, Illinois Tool Works
Treasurer: Ron Pullie, Allstate

Mike Affeldt, Hewlett-Packard
Mike Castleforte, Vistria Group
Bill Daniels, Founder – GolfChicago! Magazine
Sidney Dillard, Loop Capital
Stephanie Greisch, Northern Trust
Rick Kaye, Adam Don Foundation
Josh Lesnik, KemperSports
Thad Malik, Paul Hastings
Chris Merrill, Harrison St. Real Estate Capital
Bill O’Neil, Winston & Strawn
Todd Simpson – Goldman Sachs
Peter Spingola, Chapman Spingola LLP
Jim Stadler – Shafer | Condon | Carter
Chris Tierney, PricewaterhouseCoopers

Honorary Member (Past President): Bruce Patterson, PGA

The First Tee National Trustee: Tim Mullen

Honorary Ambassador: Chip Beck, Champions Tour Professional
Honorary Ambassador: Jeff Sluman, Champions Tour Professional
Honorary Ambassador: Mark Wilson, PGA TOUR Professional