We thank our distinguished Judges for their time and efforts to review the applications for the Judy Baar Topika Scholarship.

Senator Kirk Dillard
Partner
Locke Lord
Chicago, IL
Served in Illinois State Senate (1994 – 2014)


Joseph Topinka, JD
President
Judy Baar Topinka Foundation
Riverside, IL


Christina Topinka
Principal
Judy Baar Topinka Foundation
Riverside, IL


Jay Bhatt, DO, MPH
President, Health Research & Education Trust
American Hospital Association
Chicago, IL


Tom Grady, JD
Attorney at Law
Thomas F Grady, PC

Philadelphia, PA
Served as Mayor Narberth, PA (2010-2018)


Rene Garcia, MBA
Senior Vice President Marketing Business Development
New Century Partnership
Miami, FL
Served as State Senator, State of Florida (2010-2018)