2017 Big Fish Ball Honorary Committee

Honorary Co-Chairs

Toni Preckwinkle
President, Cook County Board of Commissioners

Mariyana Spyropoulos
President, Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago

Rahm Emanuel
Mayor, City of Chicago

Honorary Committee

Frank Avila
Commissioner
Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago

Elliott Bambrough
WGN-TV, Chicago's Best

Edward M. Burke
14th Ward Alderman
City of Chicago

Chip Collopy
Shoreline Sightseeing

Matt Collopy
Shoreline Sightseeing

Martin J. Durkan
Commissioner
Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago

Michael Frerichs
Treasurer
State of Illinois

John Fritchey
12th District Commissioner
Cook County Board of Commissioners

Gregg Goslin
14th District Commissioner
Cook County Board of Commissioners

Brian Hopkins
2nd Ward Alderman
City of Chicago

Robin Kelly
Congresswoman, 2nd District of Illinois
United States House of Representatives

Barbara J. McGowan
Commissioner/Vice President
Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago

Deborah Mell
33rd Ward Alderman
City of Chicago

Christian Mitchell
Representative for 26th District
Illinois House of Representatives

Mike Quigley
Congressman, 5th Congressional District of Illinois
United States House of Representatives

Arnold Randall
General Superintendent
Forest Preserves of Cook County

Brendan Reilly
42nd Ward Alderman
City of Chicago

Nancy Rotering
Mayor, City of Highland Park

Bobby L. Rush
Congressman, 1st Congressional District of Illinois
United States House of Representatives

Susan Sadlowski-Garza
10th Ward Alderwoman
City of Chicago

Donald Schoenheider
Mayor, City of Lake Forest

Debra Shore
Commissioner
Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago

Larry Suffredin
Commissioner
Forest Preserve of Cook County

Patrick D. Thompson
11th Ward Alderman
City of Chicago

Scott Waguespack
32nd Ward Alderman
City of Chicago

David J. Walsh
Commissioner
Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago