Chantal M. Healey, Executive Director

Chantal is an attorney, a nonprofit leader, and a social justice advocate with a deep commitment to the arts. She holds a certificate in design from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC) and is currently serving as the executive director of Chicago Public Art Group.
Chantal’s responsibilities include providing organizational leadership and vision, including financial managment and development for this historic nonprofit arts organization in Chicago. She works in partnership with her staff, a group of core and affiliate artists, and a dedicated board of directors to advance the organization’s mission.



Emily Jewel Kane, Archive & Project Manager

Emily has an extensive and impressive background in the arts, archiving, and art restoration. In her previous role as a manager and art restoration specialist, Emily coordinated the restoration, documentation, storage and transportation of many artworks between clients and insurance companies, while also taking an active lead in restoring many of the artworks herself. Emily’s responsibilities include project management, artist and client communications, design consultation, public art restoration, CPAG archives, documenting and managing artist portfolios, gallery management, and community workshop organization.


Board Officers

Bernard Williams, President

Heather Wallack, Vice President

Peter Landon, Treasurer

Mary W. Davis, Secretary


Board Members

Emily Green, COO and Legal Counsel, 4S Bay Partners, LLC

Ogechi Harry, Attorney

Sonja Henderson, Artist

Nilay Mistry, Landscape Architect

Dorian Sylvain, Artist

Smitha Vasan, Architect

Cynthia Weiss, Artist and Arts Educator

John Weber, Artist

Jon Pounds, Executive Director Emeritus