Business 100 - 2010

Andrew McKenna/Schwarz Supply Source

Andrew McKenna is chairman of Schwarz Supply Source, a leading provider of supply chain solutions. McKenna is also chairman of McDonald’s Corporation and serves as a director of the AON Corporation and the Chicago Bears Football Team and Skyline Corporation. Over the years, McKenna has served on many civic boards. He is a director of Children’s Memorial Hospital of Chicago, the Big Shoulders Fund of the Archdiocese of Chicago, The Ireland Economic Advisory Board and the Lyric Opera of Chicago. A graduate of Notre Dame with a BS in business administration, Andrew was awarded the university’s Laetare Medal in 2000. He served as the chairman of the board of trustees from 1992-2000 and continues on the board today. He is also a graduate of the DePaul University Law School where he received Doctor of Jurisprudence.

A second-generation Irish American, Andrew has roots in Mayo and Monaghan. He and his wife Joan have seven grown children and 24 grandchildren.