Michelle Collins

Board Member

Michelle L. Collins is President of Cambium LLC, a business and advisory firm serving small and medium-sized businesses.  She is currently an Advisory Board Member for Svoboda Capital Partners LLC, the successor to a firm she co-founded in 1998 and served as Managing Director until 2007. Svoboda Capital Partners, LLC is a $250 million middle market private equity firm.  Prior to her involvement with Svoboda Capital Partners, she was a Principal at William Blair & Company LLC in Corporate Finance where she worked since 1986.

Ms. Collins is a Board Member of Health Care Service Corporation, Molex, Inc, Integrys Energy Group, Inc., Strategic Marketing Inc. and Columbia Wanger and Acorn Trusts.  Previously she was on the board of the directors of CDW Corporation, Coldwater Creek and McWhorter Technologies, Inc.  She is actively involved with several non-profit organizations in Chicago, including serving as Vice Chair of the Chicago Public Library Foundation and Erikson Institute.

Ms. Collins resides in Chicago and is actively involved with several Chicago-based civic and charitable institutions.

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