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    Joliet Junior College
   
 
  Sep 24, 2017
 
 
    
2015-2016 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Faculty and Administration


 

College President

Debra Daniels
President
B.S. Ferris State University
Ed.M. University of Illinois 
Ed.D. University of Illinois

Faculty Departments

Agricultural/Horticultural Sciences

R. Brad Angus
Department Chair and Professor
B.S., M.S. University of Illinois

David Bartz
Assistant Professor
B.S., University of Wisconsin-LaCrosse
MLA, University of Texas at Arlington

William B. Johnson
Professor
B.S., M.Ed. University of Illinois

Patrick Kelly
Assistant Professor
A.A. Joliet Junior College
M.S., B.S.  University of Illinois

Jeffrey Landers
Instructor
B.S. Iowa State University

Fredric D. Miller
Professor
B.S. University of Missouri
M.S. University of Arkansas
Ph.D. Iowa State University

Tammy S. Miller
Professor
A.A., A.S. Joliet Junior College
B.S., M.S. University of Illinois

Lisa M. Perkins
Professor
B.S., M.S. University of Illinois

Nathan Ray
Instructor
B.S. Texas A&M University
M.S. Angelo State University
 

Business

Clifford L. Althoff
Professor
B.A. Eastern Illinois University
M.S., Ph.D. University of Illinois

Catherine B. Anderson
Professor
B.S. California State University
M.A. National-Louis University

Patricia Binfa
Associate Professor
B.A. University of Illinois at Chicago
J.D. John Marshall Law School

Margie Cepon
Assistant Professor
B.A. Northeastern Illinois University
M.A. University of Illinois at Chicago

Wayne H. Gawlik
Professor
B.B.A., M.B.A. Southern California University
M.Ed. American InterContinental University

Anne Esquivel
Assistant Professor
B.S. University of Illinois
M.B.A. University of Illinois, Chicago
Certified Hospitality Educator

Timothy Hochhalter
Assistant Professor
A.A. Joliet Junior College
B.S. University of Wisconsin-Stout
B.A., M.B.A Lewis University

Kimberly Karlberg
Professor
B.A., M.A. Loyola University

John L. Kriz
Associate Professor
B.A., M.A. Eastern Illinois University

Kenneth Krynicki
Professor
B.A., Purdue University
M.S., Colorado Technical University

Tara Laken
Professor
B.S., M.S.T., University of Illinois

Nataliya Y. Marchenko
Associate Professor
B.S., Ph.D. Sumy State University

Michelle R. Meyer
Professor
B.S. University of Illinois
M.B.A. Lewis University

William J. O’Connor
Department Chair and Professor
B.A. St. Ambrose University
J.D. Illinois Institute of Technology/Chicago Kent College of Law

Catherine M. Westphal
Professor
B.S., M.A.S., Ph.D. University of Illinois

Computer Information and Office Systems

Pamela Dunn
Assistant Professor
B.S. University of Illinois
M.S. DePaul University

Deborah A. Dykstra
Professor
A.A.S. Joliet Junior College
B.S., M.B.A. University of St. Francis
Certifications: MOS, MOT

Debra A. Gaskin
Professor
B.S. University of Illinois, Chicago
M.A. Governors State University

Shirley M. Gehrke
Professor
B.S. Illinois State University
M.S. National Louis University

Sandra R. LaFevers
Professor
A.S. Joliet Junior College
B.S., M.S. Illinois State University

Hui-Liang Low
Professor
B.S., B.A., M.S. University of Minnesota

William Martin
Associate Professor
B.A. Western Illinois University
M.B.A. Fontbonne University
Certifications: CCNA, CCAI, CompTIA Network+, A+

Richard F. McNeil
Professor
B.S. Roosevelt University
M.I.S.M. Keller Graduate School of Management
Certifications: MCSE, CCNA, CNE, A+, Network +, Linux+

Laura Michelsen
Associate Professor
A.A.S. College of DuPage
B.S. University of Cincinnati
M.S. Capella University

Stanley Pieklo
Assistant Professor
B.S  DeVry University
M.S. Lewis University
 

Ram Raghuraman
Department Chair and Professor
B.S., M.B.A. Quincy University
M.S. Western Illinois University

Adolph G. Scheiwe
Professor
B.S., B.A., M.B.A. Governors State University

Angela L. Sullivan
Professor
B.S. Illinois State University
M.S. DePaul University

Joseph R. Sullivan
Associate Professor
A.S. Moraine Valley Community College
B.S., M.S. Illinois State University
Certifications: CCNP, CCNA, CCAI, CCNA Security, CWTS

Daniel W. Wagner
Professor
B.A. University of St. Francis
M.A. Webster University

Counseling

Linda S. Aguilar
Professor
A.A. Joliet Junior College
B.A. Olivet Nazarene University
M.S.Ed., M.S. Illinois State University
Certifications: N.C.C.

Rodney G. Bullock
Professor
B.G.S. University of Kansas
M.A., M.H.S. Governors State University
Certifications: L.P.C., N.C.C., D.C.C.

Eric Dutt
Associate Professor
B.A., M.A. Guru Nanak Dev University, India
M.B.A. Illinois Institute of Technology
M.S. National Louis University
Certifications: L.P.C.

Mildred Holmes
Professor
B.S. Illinois State University
M.A. Governors State University
Certifications: L.C.P.C.

Jennifer D. Kimbarovsky
Department Chair and Professor
B.A., M.A. Northwestern University

Teresa Lozano
Associate Professor
B.A., M.A. Lewis University

Soledad Manzo
Associate Professor
B.A. University of St. Francis
M.S.W. Aurora University
Certifications: L.C.S.W.

Sherri Morrow
Associate Professor
B.A., M.S.Ed., Chicago State University

Heidi Munsey
Assistant Professor
B.A. Saginaw Valley State University
M.A. Liberty University

Culinary Arts

Paul Bringas
Associate Professor
A.A.S., Joliet Junior College
B.A, Governors State University
Certified Executive Chef
Vice President, ACF, Louis Joliet Chapter
 

Timothy J. Bucci
Professor
A.A.S., Joliet Junior College
B.S., Purdue University
American Culinary Federation Certified Judge
Certified Executive Chef
Certified Culinary Educator
Certified Hospitality Educator

R. Andrew Chlebana
Professor
A.A.S. Joliet Junior College
B.S. University of Phoenix
The Culinary Institute of America
Certified Executive Pastry Chef
Certified Culinary Administrator
Certified Hospitality Educator

Frederick N. Ferrara
Professor
A.A.S., Indian River Community College, Culinary Arts Degree
B.A., Governors State University
M.Ed., National Louis University
C.D., The Culinary Institute of America
Certified Executive Chef
Certified Culinary Educator
Certified Hospitality Educator

Michael J. McGreal
Department Chair and Professor
A.A., Joliet Junior College
B.S., University of St. Francis
M. Ed., Robert Morris University
Chef Training Trade, Washburn Trade School
Certified Executive Chef
Certified Culinary Educator
Certified Hospitality Educator
Food Service Management Professional
Certified Hotel Administrator
Master Certified Foodservice Executive

Mark G. Muszynski
Professor
B.S., University of Illinois
Certified Executive Pastry Chef
World Master Chef’s Society
Certified Master Chef

 Kyle Richardson
Professor
A.A.S., Joliet Junior College
Chef Training Trade, Washburn Trade School
Certified Culinary Educator
Certified Executive Chef
Certified Hospitality Educator

Kenneth Thompson
Associate Professor
A.O.S., B.P.S. The Culinary Institure of America
 

English and World Languages

James M. Baskin
Professor
A.A. Joliet Junior College
B.A., M.A., Ph.D. University of Illinois, Chicago
J.D. Northwestern University

Virginia Bouie
Associate Professor
A.A. Joliet Junior College
B.S. Northern Illinois University
M.A. Governors State University

Tamara Ponzo Brattoli
Professor
B.A., M.A. California State University

Teresa Carrillo
Assistant Professor
B.A. Bob Jones University
M.Ed. Clemson University

Brian Coley
Assistant Professor
B.A., M.F.A. Southern Illinois University

Julie M. Delfinado
Professor
A.A. Moraine Valley Community College
B.A. Loyola University
M.A., M.Ed., Ph.D., University of Illinois, Chicago

Jason D. Fichtel
Professor
B.A., M.A. Illinois State University
Ph.D. University of New Mexico

Donald Haines
Associate Professor
B.A., M.A. Northern Illinois University

Michael Hainzinger
Assistant Professor
B.A. University of Illinois
M.A. Governors State University

Adam J. Heidenreich
Associate Professor
B.A. University of Iowa
M.A. Roosevelt University

Brian Herlocker
Assistant Professor
B.A. St. Olaf College
M.Div. University of Notre Dame

Mari Johnson
Associate Professor
B.A., M.A. Chicago State University

William Jordan
Assistant Professor
B.A. Columbia College
M.A. Governors State University

Marc Kaufman
Assistant Professor
B.A. Florida State University
M.A. New York University

Kerry Lane
Associate Professor
B.A. Loyola University
M.Ed. University of St. Francis

Kristin LaTour
Professor
B.A. Northland College
M.A. University of Minnesota
M.F.A.  University of Southern Maine

Robert A. Marcink
Professor
B.A. University of Pittsburgh
M.A. Point Park University
Ph.D. Indiana University of Pennsylvania

Stacey V. Murphy
Professor
A.A. Joliet Junior College
B.A., M.A. Eastern Illinois University

Heather Nadess
Assistant Professor
B.s., M.A. University of Illinois

Elizabeth M. Petree
Professor
B.A. Northern Illinois University
M.A. University of Virginia
D.M.L. Middlebury College
 

Barbara M. Stanek
Associate Professor
B.A., M.A. Northeastern University

Michael Thune
Department Chair and Associate Professor
B.A., M.A. California State University
Ph.D. Purdue University

Cristobal J. Trillo
Professor
Diplomatura Universidad de Granada-Spain
B.A., M.A. University of Northern Iowa

Jeffrey Wisdom
Associate Professor
B.A., M.A., Biola University 
M.A., Ph.D. University of Connecticut

William P. Yarrow
Professor
B.A. Swarthmore College
M.A. Northwestern University

Fine Arts

Oksana Alfredson
Associate Professor
A.A.S. Joliet Junior College
M.S. Technical University of Construction and Architecture, Kiev, Ukraine

Gisele A. Atterberry
Professor
B.A. Bradley University
A.M. University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana

Zachary S. Bloomfield
Professor
B.F.A. Kent State University
M.A. North Dakota State University
Ph.D. University of Missouri-Columbia

Daniela Broderick
Department Chair and Associate Professor
B.M. Rio de Janeiro Federal University
M.M. University of Colorado
D.M.A. University of Illinois

Meaghan E. Callan
Assistant Professor
B.A., M.A. University of Wisconsin

Alfred L. Golden
Associate Professor
B.A., M.A. Minnesota State University

Eric Gorder
Associate Professor
B.F.A. University of New Mexico
M.A., M.F.A. University of Iowa

Clay V. Kirkland
Professor
B.A., M.Ed. Mississippi College
M.F.A. University of Mississippi

Laura Marqua
Professor
A.A. Joliet Junior College
B.S., M.S. Illinois State University

Joe B. Milosevich
Professor
B.S. Eastern Illinois University
M.F.A. Southern Illinois University

Richard Moore
Assistant Professor
B.m., M.M., Northern Illinois University

Charles G. Morgan
Professor
A.A. Joliet Junior College
B.M. Northern Illinois University
M.M.Ed. VanderCook College of Music

Bridget Nickel
Assistant Professor
B.A., M.A. Eastern Illinois University

David Nuccio
Associate Professor
B.M., M.M. The American Conservatory of Music

Tammy Perkins
Associate Professor
B.A. West Virginia Wesleyan College
M.F.A. University of Mississippi

Lori A. Schahrer
Professor
B.A. Eastern Illinois University
M.A. Governors State University

Steven Sherrell
Professor
B.F.A., M.F.A School of the Art Institute of Chicago

Philip D. Spencer
Professor
B.M. Wittenberg University
M.M. Yale University

Vivian R. Van Donk
Associate Professor
B.S., M.S. Illinois State University

Library

Susan M. Prokopeak
Department Chair and Associate Professor
B.A., M.A. Governors State University
M.L.I.S. Dominican University

Catherine E. Suchy
Associate Professor
B.A., M.A. National Louis University
M.L.S. Dominican University

Aimee Walker
Assistant Professor
B.A.  North Central College
M.S. Dominican University
M.A. DePaul University

Melvin A. Whitehead
Assistant Professor
B.S. Towson University
M.S.I. University of Michigan

Mathematics

Grover Grant Alexander
Professor
A.S. Lake Land College
B.A., M.A. Eastern Illinois University

John Bialas
Assistant Professor
B.S. Illinois State University
M.S. Chicago State University

Linda Blanco
Professor
B.S. University of Illinois
M.S. University of Illinois, Chicago

Rebecca Bonk
Assistant Professor
A.A. College of DuPage
B.S., M.S. Northern Illinois University

Joanne M. Brunner
Professor
B.S. Loyola University
M.S. University of Central Florida
M.Ed. DePaul University

Elena Catoiu
Professor
M.S. University of Bucharest-Romania
M.S. University of Wisconsin at Madison

Yen-Phi Dang
Professor
B.S., B.A., M.S. University of Minnesota

Laura Egner
Associate Professor
B.S. Loyola University
M.A. DePaul University

Jason A. Eltrevoog
Professor
B.S. North Central College
M.A., M.A.T. University of Louisville

Donna M. Katula
Professor
B.S. University of Illinois
M.A. Governors State University
M.A. DePaul University

Heidi Lyne
Assistant Professor
B.S. St. Xavier University
M.S. DePaul University

Jean J. McArthur
Department Chair and Professor
B.S., M.S. Western Illinois University

David McGuire
Professor
B.S. Illinois Institute of Technology
M.B.A. University of Chicago
M.A. DePaul University

Angela M. McNulty
Associate Professor
B.S. University of Illinois
M.A. DePaul University

David P. Ruffatto
Professor
A.A. Joliet Junior College
B.A. Eastern Illinois University
M.S. Southern Illinois University

Patrick H. Stevens
Professor
A.A.S. Morrison Institute of Technology
A.S. Kishwaukee College
B.A., M.A. University of Illinois

Michael J. Sullivan
Professor
B.S., M.A., M.S. DePaul University

Robert W. Tuskey
Professor
B.S. Western Illinois University
M.S. Northern Illinois University

Stephen G. Zuro
Associate Professor
B.A., M.A. DePaul University

Natural Sciences and Physical Education

Anitha A. Akkal
Professor
B.S. Mangalore University
M.S. Kasturba Medicalle College

Robert Bellas
Professor
B.A. University of Chicago
Ph.D. Boston University School of Medicine

Laurel Carney-Zelko
Professor
B.S., D.V.M. University of Illinois

Larry T. Crump
Professor
B.S., M.A., Ed.D. Ball State University

Bradley Czerniak
Assistant Professor
B.S. University of Illinois
M.A. Olivet Nazarene University
M.S. Northern Illinois University

Noella L. Dcruz
Professor
B.Tech Indian Institute of Technology
M.A., Ph.D. University of Virginia

Nancy DeRoss
Professor
B.S., M.S. University of Illinois

Cathleen Dobbs
Associate Professor
B.S. Drake University
Ph.D. The Ohio State University

Thomas D. Feldman
Professor
A.A. St. Petersburg Junior College
B.A., M.A. University of South Florida
Ph.D. University of California at Riverside

Donald Govoni
Assistant Professor
B.S. University of Illinois, Champaign
Ph.D. University of Wisconsin, Madison

John L. Griffis
Professor
B.S., M.A. Southern Illinois University

Cheryl Heeneman
Associate Professor
B.S. Gannon University
M.S. Old Dominion University

William P. Hogan
Professor
B.S., M.S., Ph.D. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Stephanie Lab
Assistant Professor
B.A. North Central College
M.S. Northern Illinois University

Jon L. Laratta
Assistant Professor
B.S. South Dakota State University
M.A. University of Illinois, Chicago

Polly E. Lavery
Professor
B.S. Trinity College
Ph.D. Northwestern University

Kueiming Max Lee
Professor
B.S. Tunghai University
M.S. National Taiwan University
M.S. University of Cincinnati
Ph.D. University of Dayton

Monica Marquez-Nelson
Professor
B.S. Texas A & M University
M.S. Oregon State University
Ph.D. University of Florida

Susanne M. Matthews
Professor
B.S. St. Xavier College
M.S. Governors State University

Patrick S. Mills
Department Chair and Professor
B.Sc. University of Reading
P.G.C.E. University of Exeter
Ph.D. University of Illinois

Andrew Morrison
Associate Professor
B.S. University of Northern Iowa
Ph.D. Northern Illinois University

Eva Murdoch
Associate Professor
A.S. Moraine Valley Community College
B.S. St. Xavier University
Ph.D. Loyola University Medical Center

Leonore M. Neary
Professor
B.S. University of Wisconsin
M.S. University of Michigan

Andrew J. Neill
Professor
A.S. William Rainey Harper College
B.S. Northern Illinois University
M.S. Illinois State University

David Opon
Associate Professor
B.S. University of Illinois, Chicago
M.S. Western Illinois University

S. Louise Smithson
Associate Professor
B.A. University of Kent, Canterbury, UK
Ph.D. University of Bath, Bath, UK

Marie W. Wolff
Professor
B.S. Western Illinois University
Ph.D. University of Iowa

Nursing, Allied Health and Emergency Services

Susan Batis
Associate Professor
B.B.A. University of St. Francis
A.A.S. Joliet Junior College
M.S.N. University of Illinois Chicago

Donna Casini
Associate Professor
B.S.N. St. Xavier University
M.S.N. Case Western Reserve University

Debbie Fitzgerald
Department Chair and Professor
B.S.N., M.S. Hampton University
Ph.D. Regent University

Audrey Finkel
Assistant Professor
B.A., University of Missouri-Columbia
M.S., Benedictine University

Charlotte A. Garrabrant
Professor
PHRN, B.S., M.S. Rochville University

Susan A. Humenik-Schmidt
Professor
M.S.N. Aurora University

Terry A. Kania
Associate Professor
B.S.N. Loyola University
M.S.N. DePaul University
 

Colleen G. Kestel-Branchaw
Professor
B.S.N. University of Illinois
M.S. Rush University College of Nursing

Jorie Kulczak
Associate Professor
B.S.N. Lewis University
M.S.N. Loyola University

Danielle Lisiecki
Professor
A.S.N. Thornton Community College
B.S.N., M.S.N. Olivet Nazarene University

Misti Ludwig
Assistant Professor
A.D.N. Joliet Junior College
B.S.N. Regis University
M.S.N. Regis University

Cheryl Luster-Klemp
Professor
B.S.N., Concordia-West Suburban College of Nursing
M.S.N., M.A., D.N.P., Governors State University

Mary Magruder
Professor
B.S.N. Lewis University
M.S. Governors State University

Elena Miller
Assistant Professor
A.A.S., Triton College
B.S., M.S., Bellevue University

Michaelene Nash
Professor
B.S.N., M.S. St. Xavier University

Sue Rio
Associate Professor
B.S.N., University of Illinois, Chicago
M. S., Northern Illinois University

Karen Roberson
Assistant Professor
B.S.N. Southern Illinois University - Edwardsville
M.S.N. Regis University

Caroline Russo
Professor
A.D.N. Morton College
B.S.N. University of Illinois, Chicago
M.S.N. Lewis University

Julio Santiago
Professor
A.S. College of DuPage
B.S.N., M.S.N. Olivet Nazarene University

Duane C. Stonich
Professor
A.A.S. Joliet Junior College
B.S. Southern Illinois University
M.S. Rochville University

Janet M. Sullivan-Stromberg
Professor
A.A.S. Joliet Junior College
B.S., M.S. Purdue University

Kelly Tisdale
Assistant Professor
A.A.S. Joliet Junior College
B.S.N. St. Francis University
M.S.N. Regis University, Colorado

Robert Verkler
Professor
B.S., M.Ed. University of Illinois

Sharon Valentino
Professor
B.S.N. University of Illinois Chicago
M.S.N. University of California Los Angeles

Kathleen M. Wolz
Professor
Diploma St. Joseph School of Nursing
B.S.N. Lewis University
M.S.N. Northern Illinois University

Social and Behavioral Sciences

Martha S. Bonne
Professor
B.M. Berklee College of Music
M.A. Ph.D. University of Missouri-St. Louis

Stephen J. Buck
Professor
B.A. Cornell College
M.A., Ph.D. Northern Illinois University

Dennis Doyle
Professor
B.A. Colorado State University
M.A. DePaul University
M.A. American Public University
M.A. Loyola University Chicago
 

Roya Falahi-Kharaghani
Professor
B.A. College of the Ozarks
M.A., Ph.D. Southern Illinois University

David F. Filak
Professor
B.A. Lewis University
M.A. Roosevelt University
Ph.D. Illinois Institute of Technology

James Douglas France
Assistant Professor
B.A., Governors State University
M. A., University of Chicago

Johnnie M. Johnson
Professor
B.S., M.S. Illinois State University

Pangiota Katralis
Assistant Professor
B.A. Northeastern Illinois University
M.A. Argosy University

Susan M. Krause
Department Chair and Associate Professor
B.S., M.S. Northern Illinois University

John F. Lyons
Professor
B.Sc. Salford University
M.A. Warwick University
Ph.D. University of Illinois, Chicago

Sarah Martin
Associate Professor
B.A. Lycoming College
M.A., Ph.D. Bowling Green State University

Karen Reid
Associate Professor
B.A. Gardner-Webb University
M.A. Appalachian State University
Ph.D. Florida State University

Edward O. Senu-Oke
Professor
B.A. Wilberforce University
M.A. University of Dayton
M.A. Governors State University
M.S. Eastern Kentucky University
 

Melissa Szymczak
Assistant Professor
B.S. University of Illinois
M. Ed. Loyola University Chicago

Patrick L. Tinken
Professor
A.S. Moraine Valley Community College
B.S., M.S. Western Illinois University
L.C.P.C.

Margot Underwood
Associate Professor
B.A. University of Illinois
M.A. Roosevelt University

Doreen E. Vieitez
Professor
B.S., M.A., Ed.D. Ball State University

Technical

Michael D. Boehle
Professor
B.S.E.E. United States Naval Academy

Scott A. Boudreau
Professor
A.A.S Joliet Junior College
B.S. Southern Illinois University

Jeffery C. Bradford
Professor
B.S. Southern Illinois University
M.S.Ed. Northern Illinois University
Ed.D.  National Louis University

Michael Brncick
Professor
B.S Eastern Illinois University
M.Ed. University of Illinois
American Board Certification in Orthotics and Prosthetics, Board Certified
Pedorthist, V.A. Qualified Prosthetist

Jim D. Coleman
Professor
A.A.S. Joliet Junior College
B.A. Governors State University

Laura Cotner
Professor
B.S., M.Arch University of Illinois
Registered Architect, Licensed Structural Engineer

Gregory Foster
Associate Professor
A.A.S. Monroe County Community College
B.A.S. Siena Heights University
M.Ed. Bowling Green State University

Josh Graf
Assistant Professor
A.A.S. Joliet Junior College
B.S. Southern Illinois University

Mary Sue Gurka
Assistant Professor
B.S. Marquette University

Allan C. Hostert
Professor
A.A.S. Joliet Junior College
B.A., M.A. Governors State University

John A. Koepke
Professor
A.S. Lewis University
B.S. Southern Illinois University
M.S. Naval Postgraduate School
P.E. Licensed Professional Engineer

Cameron Martin
Instructor
A.A.S. Joliet Junior College

Desmond Masterton
Associate Professor
B.F.A. Northern Illinois University
M.S.  Northwestern University

Dennis O’Donnell
Associate Professor
B.S.  Roosevelt University
M.B.A Lewis University

Gregory M. Pakieser
Department Chair and Professor
B.A., M.B.A. Lewis University

Maria Anna Rafac
Professor
B.S., M.Arch. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Registered Architect

David Szumowski
Assistant Professor
B.S. Southern Illinois University

Joe L. Thomas
Associate Professor
A.A.S. Ivy Technical State College
B.S. Calumet College

Danny A. Thompson
Professor
A.A.S. Joliet Junior College

Cheryl S. Upshaw
Professor
B.S.E.E. Purdue University

Curt Ward
Professor
A.A.S., Southern Illinois University
B.A., North Central College
M. A., University of Phoenix

Joseph Wagner
Assistant Professor
A.A.S., Joliet Junior College
B.A., Governors State University

Daniel Warning
Associate Professor
A.A.S. Joliet Junior College
B.S. Southern Illinois University
ASE Master Certification, Accredited Automotive Manager

Veterinary Medical Technology

Robert Scott Keller
Department Chair and Professor
B.S., D.V.M. University of Illinois

Eileen McKee
Associate Professor
A.A.S. Bel-Rea Institute of Animal Technology
B.A. Arizona State University
M.S. Governors State University

Walter B. Stein
Professor
B.S., D.V.M. University of Illinois

Janice L. Walters
Associate Professor
A.A.S. Joliet Junior College
B.S. University of St. Francis

Administrative Departments

President’s Office

Amy Murphy
Director, Corporate and Community Services
A.A. Joliet Junior College
B.S.  Eastern Illinois University
M.S. Southern Illinois University

Linda Smith
Chief of Staff
B.S.  Eastern Illinois University

Caroline Portlock
Director, Workforce Development
A.A., A.A.S. Joliet Junior College
B.S., M.S. University of St. Francis
 

Academic Affairs

Randall P. Fletcher
Vice President, Academic Affairs
B.A. Illinois Wesleyan University
M.S. Illinois State University
M.S. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Ed.D University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Roxanne F. Munch
Interim Dean of Arts and Sciences
A.B. Loyola University
M.A. Ohio State University

Peter Linden
Dean, Career and Technical Education
B.S. Northeastern Illinois University
M.B.A. North Park University
Ph.D. Loyola University

Mary Beth Luna
Dean, Nursing, Allied Health and Emergency Services
Diploma, Evangelical School of Nursing
B.S., M.S. Governors State University
Ph.D. Capella University

Emilie McCallister
Director, Adult Education and Literacy
A.A.S. Joliet Junior College
B.S., M.S. Ed. Illinois State University

Marsha McCormick
Director, Extended Campuses and High School Relations
B.S., M.S. Ed. Southern Illinois University
M.B.A. University of St. Francis

Christopher Ostwinkle
Director, iCampus
B.A., M.A. Loras College
Ph.D.Capella University

 

Administrative Services

Judy L. Mitchell
Vice President, Administrative Services
A.A.S. Joliet Junior College
B.A., M.B.A. Governors State University
Ed.D. National Louis University

Peter J. Commanda
Director, Campus Safety and Chief of Campus Police
B.S. Calumet College

Jeffrey A. Heap
Director, Financial Services and Controller
B.S. Northern Illinois University
C.P.A.

Janice I. Reedus
Director, Business & Auxiliary Services
B.A. University of Illinois Chicago
M.B.A Northwestern University, Kellogg School of Management

Patrick D. Van Duyne
Director, Facility Services
B.S. Illinois State University

Communications and External Relations 

Kelly Rohder
Director, Communications and External Relations
B.A. University of Iowa

Human Resources Department

Julie McNeil
Executive Director, Human Resources
B.S. University of Illinois - Champaign Urbana
M.B.A. Northwestern University, Kellogg School of Management

Information Technology

James Serr
Executive Director, Information Technology
B.S. Northern Illinois University

Armando D’Onorio
Chief information Security Officer
B.S. University of Illinois at Chicago
Certified Information Security Systems Professional
GSLC-GIAC Security Leadership Certified
GCCC-GIAC Critical Security Controls Certified

Behnam Roohani
Director, Technology Support Services
B.S. Southern Illinois University at Carbondale
M.S. Southern Illinois University at Carbondale
M.S. Ed. Southern Illinois University at Carbondale
Ph.D. Illinois State University

Otto J. Stuckmaier
Director, Application Support Services
A.A. Kankakee Community College
B.A., M.A. Governors State University

Institutional Research and Effectiveness

Joseph Offermann
Director, Institutional Research and Effectiveness
A.A. Joliet Junior College
B.A. Lewis University
M.A.M.Ed. DePaul University 

Resource Development

Kristin L. Mulvey
Executive Director, Resource Development  and Foundation
B.S. Bradley University
M.S. University of St. Francis

 Student Development

Yolanda Isaacs
Vice President, Student Development
B.A. Eastern Illinois University
M.Ed. University of Illinois at Chicago
Ed. D. DePaul University

Angela Kaysen Luzbetak
Dean, Student Success

B.A. University of St. Francis
M.S. Governors State University
Ed. D. National Louis University

Trevell Eddins
Dean, Enrollment Management
B.A. Northern Illinois University
M.S. Ed Northern Illinois University
Ed.D Argosy University

Michael Hernandez
Director, Marketing and Creative Services
B.S.C., M.B.A. DePaul University

Wayne L. King Jr.
Director, Athletics
B.S., M.S. Ohio University

Jennifer Kloberdanz
Director, Admissions and Recruitment
A.A. North Iowa Area Community College
B.A., M.A. University of Northern Iowa

Vacant
Director, Financial Aid/Veterans


Keith Tillman
Registrar
B.S. Cheyney State University
M.Ed. Antioch University

Cynthia Vasquez-Barrios
Dean of Students
B.A. Columbia College
M.A. Northeastern Illinois University