Brian is Director of Metabolic, Molecular and Physiological Imaging at the University of Chicago and has been on the Shrine’s Executive Council since 2004. The Holy Spirit called out to him during a ‘chance’ walk past the Shrine in 1998 and he and his family have been involved ever since. He has been instrumental in the development of several of our pilgrimages and has served as our Festa di tutti I santi volunteer coordinator since 2006. Brian is motivated to be of service to others, especially the sick and elderly.
John has been a member of the Shrine’s Executive Committee since 2006. John is the founder and president of several corporations owning commercial real estate in Oakbrook Terrace, IL and Boca Raton, FL. John serves as a leader in the Italian American community and is an active member of the Calabresi Club and Casa Italia. John and his wife, Bonnie have been married for over 57 years, have 6 children and 9 grandchildren. John and Bonnie support the Shrine’s mission and endeavor to make others aware of the Shrine’s spiritual and cultural benefits.