Maryann Waryjas Strategic Advisor

About

Maryann Waryjas served as Senior Vice President at The Hertz Equipment Rental Corporation and then Herc Holdings Inc. (NYSE: HRI), a Hertz spin-off. Her roles at Herc Holdings included Chief Legal Officer, Board Secretary, Chair of Enterprise Risk Management, and Advisor to the CEO.

Before joining Hertz, Maryann was Senior Vice President, Chief Legal Officer and Secretary of Great Lakes Dredge and Dock Corporation (NASDAQ: GLDD) leading business and governance initiatives. She led strategy and execution of all significant transactions including acquisitions, corporate financings, bond offerings, and project financings.

Prior to GLDD, Maryann was a Partner for 12 years at Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP, where she served two terms on the Board of Directors and served as Co-Chair of the Corporate Governance Practice and Co-Chair of the M&A Practice. Prior to Katten Muchin, Maryann was a Partner at Jenner & Block LLP and at Kirkland & Ellis LLP.

Maryann is a member of the Board of Advisors for The Baumhart Center, Quinlan School of Business, Loyola University of Chicago and the Board of Directors of the Better Government Association.

From 2014 through 2018, Maryann served on the Board of Directors of The Chicago Stock Exchange and its parent company, where she was Chair of the Nominating and Governance Committee and a member of the Executive, Audit, Regulatory Oversight and Special Transaction Committees prior to its acquisition by the Intercontinental Exchange.

Maryann served two terms as Board President for the Chicago Finance Exchange and several terms as a Board Director for The Mid-America Club. She has served on the Chicago Advisory Board of the Society of Corporate Secretaries and Governance Professionals.

Maryann earned her B.S. degree, magna cum laude, from Loyola University, and her J.D., cum laude, from Northwestern’s Pritzker School of Law.

Maryann Waryjas Strategic Advisor

About

Maryann Waryjas served as Senior Vice President at The Hertz Equipment Rental Corporation and then Herc Holdings Inc. (NYSE: HRI), a Hertz spin-off. Her roles at Herc Holdings included Chief Legal Officer, Board Secretary, Chair of Enterprise Risk Management, and Advisor to the CEO.

Before joining Hertz, Maryann was Senior Vice President, Chief Legal Officer and Secretary of Great Lakes Dredge and Dock Corporation (NASDAQ: GLDD) leading business and governance initiatives. She led strategy and execution of all significant transactions including acquisitions, corporate financings, bond offerings, and project financings.

Prior to GLDD, Maryann was a Partner for 12 years at Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP, where she served two terms on the Board of Directors and served as Co-Chair of the Corporate Governance Practice and Co-Chair of the M&A Practice. Prior to Katten Muchin, Maryann was a Partner at Jenner & Block LLP and at Kirkland & Ellis LLP.

Maryann is a member of the Board of Advisors for The Baumhart Center, Quinlan School of Business, Loyola University of Chicago and the Board of Directors of the Better Government Association.

From 2014 through 2018, Maryann served on the Board of Directors of The Chicago Stock Exchange and its parent company, where she was Chair of the Nominating and Governance Committee and a member of the Executive, Audit, Regulatory Oversight and Special Transaction Committees prior to its acquisition by the Intercontinental Exchange.

Maryann served two terms as Board President for the Chicago Finance Exchange and several terms as a Board Director for The Mid-America Club. She has served on the Chicago Advisory Board of the Society of Corporate Secretaries and Governance Professionals.

Maryann earned her B.S. degree, magna cum laude, from Loyola University, and her J.D., cum laude, from Northwestern’s Pritzker School of Law.