Judie Bregman, MD
Judie is a pediatrician and the senior partner in Pediatric Associates of Barrington, in the Northwest suburbs, practicing since 1983.

She has lived in Northbrook for 27 years with her husband and two children. Originally from NY, Judie attended Northwestern University for college and medical school in New York. Judie has been an SGT Board member for 5 years and is the current chairperson for the Board.

Madeleine Fern
Mady (Madeleine) is a retired Speech/Language Pathologist and LD and ESL teacher and ESL Teacher.

She has worked for over 30 years with special needs students. She currently serves on the District 28 School Board where she has served as President for six of those years and is President of the Northern Suburban Special Education District (NSSED) Executive and Governing Board. Mady has also served on numerous other Boards as officers including the Winnetka Children’s Theater, Winnetka Community Theater, Winnetka Community House Board of Governors and on the Village Board of Winnetka. Currently she also is an officer and Founding member of the NSSED Foundation Board. Her major focus is serving the needs of the Special Needs population of all ages. Mady is widowed and a proud mother of two and grandmother of five.


Randy Sylvan
Randy Sylvan is a principal with LarsonAllen specializing in auditing, tax and outsourcing.

He has over 30 years of experience in public accounting and 19 years as an engagement principal serving clients in several industries including manufacturing, distribution, hospitality, construction contractors, retail, nonprofits, governments and employee benefit plans. He has presented at various conferences speaking on topics such as fraud and internal control. He is the head of the nonprofit group in the Chicago office.

Randy earned his B.S. degree in accounting from the University of Illinois and is a Certified Public Accountant, holding an active license in Illinois. He is currently pursuing his masters in accounting at Roosevelt University.

Randy is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the Illinois CPA Society, the Association Forum of Chicago, Donor’s Forum of Chicago and the Surety Association of Illinois. He is also a member of the Ethics Committee for the Illinois CPA Society, a member of the Professional Practices Committee of the Association Forum of Chicago and is a Board member and Treasurer of Special Gifts Theatre.