Catherine Ellenbogen is a retired partner and Senior Vice President of CMD Realty Investment Company headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, and she has extensive professional experience in corporate real estate development, public relations, advertising, and marketing. In addition to serving on the SOIL board, Cathy has served on the Alumni Board of Dominican University, the Board of Hephzibah Children’s Association, and the Capital Campaign Advisory Committee of Parenthesis. She is also Co-Founder and Co-Director, along with her husband Steve Ellenbogen, of the Ellenbogen Charitable Trust. Since 2011, Cathy has become increasingly involved in supporting Haiti’s economic development, both with Youth C.A.R.E.S. (which provides educational programs for youth in the Cabaret area of Port-au-Prince) and with SOIL.