B. Michael McFarland
Director of Development
B. Michael McFarland is the director of development. Most recently, he served as development director for Trinity School in Menlo Park, institutionalizing a culture of philanthropy and facilitating a capital campaign to support construction of the new Learning Center. He has served in various development capacities for the Chicago Charter School Foundation, the Illinois Coalition for Immigrant and Refugee Rights, Voices for Illinois Children, Benedictine University, Louisville Youth Choir, and Walden Theatre. He holds a B.A. in Drama from the Catholic University of America and has performed with Kentucky Shakespeare Festival and Olney Theatre, as well as touring the US for two years with National Players Tours. Since 2015, he has served on the board of the Melanoma Coalition, which works to eradicate melanoma, today’s fastest-growing cancer.