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    Jacolyn Bucksbaum


    When she’s passionate, Jackie is all in. A fearless philanthropist and civic leader, she has extensive experience with nonprofit foundations and has served on numerous boards, spearheading projects that shine a spotlight on the U.S. Ski Team, The Ounce of Prevention Fund and the Art Institute of Chicago. Jackie and her husband founded the Jacolyn and John Bucksbaum Foundation, focusing on early childhood development, Jewish education, the arts and civic organizations in Aspen and Chicago.

    She currently serves on the boards of The Latin School of Chicago, The Chicago International Film Festival and the Moadon Kol Chadash. A life-long learner, she brought this same enthusiasm to her undergraduate study of photography and film, and then to her 15-year career in feature film production.

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