John F. Emanuel, JD
Immediate Past Board Chair and Governance Committee Chair
Senior Counsel, Husch Blackwell LLP
John Emanuel is a senior counsel at the law firm of Husch Blackwell LLP in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. His practice is concentrated in corporate and business law, with emphasis on corporate transactions, mergers and acquisitions, general corporate counseling and corporate tax. He also works in the field of non-profit and charitable organizations. Emanuel holds a Bachelor of Business Administration in accounting from the University of Wisconsin and a Juris Doctor from Stanford Law School.
Emanuel has served on the Board of the American Lung Association of Wisconsin since 2002, and served on the steering committee to plan and execute the mergers of the American Lung Associations of Wisconsin, Minnesota, Illinois, Iowa, North Dakota, South Dakota and Indiana to form the American Lung Association of the Upper Midwest. Before joining the National board, he served on the Board of Directors of the American Lung Association of the Upper Midwest.