Craig Caffarelli, Vice Chair

Craig is the Chief Operating and Financial Officer of GEM Realty Capital, a Chicago based firm investing in public and private real estate.  He received his BS in Finance from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and is a Certified Public Accountant.  He is a member of the board for Family Promise Chicago North Shore, which is dedicated to helping families with young children in homeless situations return quickly to permanent housing, and is a mentor with LINK Unlimited, which provides educational college preparatory opportunities for economically disadvantaged African American high school youth.  Craig lives with his wife and two daughters in Wilmette.