Board of Directors

The Board of Directors primarily governs the PAA by providing counsel to the Executive Director. The Board adopts policies, procedures, budgets and strategic plans in order to better the Polish American community of Chicago.

Steve Rakowski
K&R Family Legal Services
Vice Chair
Daniel G. Pikarski
Gordon & Pikarski
Tom Latuszek
Cook County Board of Review


Stanley W. Jozefiak*
True Partners Consulting

Adam Kamieniak*
AND Agency

Gregory Kojak*
Kojak Capital

Bogna Iwanowska-Solak
Oak Mill Bakery

Rev. Jason Torba
The Archdiocese of Chicago

* Indicates Past Chairman

Honorary Directors:

Dan L. Boho
Hinshaw & Culbertson

Thaddeus J. Makarewicz, Esq.
The Law Offices of Thaddeus Makarewicz

Robert J. Paszczak
Wheaton Bank & Trust Company

John J. Pikarski, Jr.
Gordon & Pikarski

Andrew Przybylo
Mayor of Niles, IL

Mitchell J. Wiet
Northwestern Memorial
Hospital (ret.)

Ernest R. Wish
WRM, Inc.