Interim Vice Chancellor for External Affairs
University of Illinois at Chicago
Theresa E. Mintle is the fifth president and CEO of the 110 year-old Chicagoland Chamber of Commerce. As the influential voice for businesses of all sizes and industry, the Chamber helps grow our regional economy and strengthen Chicago’s status as a world-class city. Theresa leads the Chamber’s strategic focus on small business growth, international expansion, technology innovation and regional collaboration. Active in Chicago’s business and civic community, Theresa is on the board of Choose Chicago; a director of the World Business Chicago Steering Committee; the President’s Circle of the Chicago Council on Global Affairs; a member of The Economic Club of Chicago; and an executive committee member of FARM Illinois.