CBA Record March-April 2021
Greta Weathersby is a mediator and also Seni or Corpor a t e Counsel for WEC Energy Group, Inc., a leading Midwest electric and natural gas delivery company.
gender bias, DACA, social responsibility, diversity and inclusion, and complex alternative resolution methodologies. She also is a member of the CBF’s Board of Directors and previously served as Co-Chair of the CBF’s Pro-Bono Week, which highlights organizations and pro bono services to underserved communi- ties. She has also been active with the Loyola University School of Law’s Dean’s Diversity Council to recruit and mentor law students to increase diversity within the law school student ranks. Further, she was instrumental in a law student extern program within the law department of WEC. The program, open to all, has been tremendously successful as it relates to law students of color, particularly African American law students.
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Her 30-plus years of legal experience include working in-house and also as a former partner in the commercial litiga- tion group of a large law firm. Weath- ersby has been very involved with CBA committees in the areas of diversity and inclusion, leadership, implicit bias, and alternative dispute resolution. She cur- rently serves as a Co-Chair for the CBA’s Covid-19 Member Recovery Commit- tee, which has provided training on
President Maryam Ahmad
First Vice President E. Lynn Grayson
Second Vice President Timothy S. Tomasik
Secretary Ray J. Koenig III
Treasurer John C. Sciaccotta
The on demand recording of the awards presentation is available at www.chicagobar.org/chicagobar/Dickerson21 and at www.youtube.com/chicagobar.
Executive Director Elizabeth A. McMeen
Immediate Past President Jesse H. Ruiz BOARD OF MANAGERS Jonathan B. Amarilio Hon. Charles S. Beach II Alexis Crawford Douglas Charles P. Golbert Kathryn C. Liss Michael R. Lufrano Hon. Clare Elizabeth McWilliams
Juan Morado, Jr. Lauren S. Novak Hon. Nichole C. Patton Brandon Peck Ashley Rafael Trisha Rich Antonio M. Romanucci Ajay N. Shah
Hon. Maria Valdez Adam M. Zebelian
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