Skender Foundation recently appointed Jeffrey Skender and Brian Skender to serve as directors of the foundation. The two are members of the foundation’s young professionals division, Builders’ Board, and now will act as liaisons between Builders’ Board and the foundation’s Board of Directors while also assisting to improve overall operations, fundraising and membership efforts.
Jeffrey Skender, broker at Cushman & Wakefield, is founding member of Builders’ Board. He is also a mentor for the Chicago Innovation Exchange at the University of Chicago as well as a member of The Chicago Leadership Alliance.
Brian Skender, a project manager at Skender Construction, has been integral to the growth of the Builders’ Board since its inception in 2012, most recently serving as president. In addition, he is active with Safe Families for Children, a host parenting volunteer network for families in distress.