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President’s Office

Teresa L. Amott
B.A., Smith College; Ph.D., Boston College

Peggy J. Ware
Executive Assistant to the President

- Government and Community Relations

Karrie Heartlein
Director of Government and Community Relations
B.A., M.A., Bradley University

- Institutional Research and Assessment

Charles L. Clark, Jr.
Senior Director of Institutional Research and Reporting
B.A., M.A., Western Illinois University

Anna Clark
Institutional Research Specialist
B.A., Marycrest International University

- Gerald and Carol Vovis Center for Research and Advanced Study

Mariangela Maguire
Interim Director, Center for Research and Advanced Study
B.A.,San Francisco State University; M.A., California State University, Chico; Ph.D., Southern Illinois University, Carbondale

Sandy Jones
Administrative Assistant, Vovis Center for Research and Advanced Study

- Sustainability

Ramona Van Riper
Director of Sustainability Initiatives
B.S., Principia College; M.S., Linköping University

Academic Affairs

Laura L. Behling
Vice President for Academic Affairs and Dean of the College
B.A., Kalamazoo College; M.S. Boston University; M.A., Ph.D., The Claremont Graduate School

Lori Schroeder
Associate Dean of the College
B.A., Purdue University; M.A., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Ph.D., University of Denver

Michael Schneider
Associate Dean for Faculty Development
B.S., Michigan State University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Chicago

Tamara Dillow
Executive Assistant to the Dean of the College

Nancy Fennig
Executive Assistant to the Associate Dean of the College

Mary Jane Shroyer
Pre-Health Coordinator
B.S., Truman State University; M.S., Oregon State University

- Academic Assessment

Leah Adams-Curtis
Director of Academic Assessment
B.S., Millsaps College; M.S., Ph. D., Washington State University

- Library

Jeffrey Douglas
Director of the Library
B.A., University of Louisville; M.S.L.S., University of Kentucky

Sharon Clayton
Associate Librarian
B.A., West Virginia Wesleyan College; M.A., University of Maryland; M.A., University of London

Jason Connell
Public Services Assistant
B.A., Knox College

Tanna Cullen
Office Coordinator
B.A., Knox College; M.B.A., Thunderbird School of Global Management

Anne Giffey
Assistant Librarian for Public Services
B.S., Edgewood College; M.A., University of Wisconsin-Madison

Jacob Hartman-Simkins
Collections Acquisitions and Access Manager
B.A., North Central College

Ryan Hitchings
Serials Acquisitions and Access Manager
B.A., Illinois State University

Trisha Hurst
Public Services Assistant
B.S., M.S., Missouri State University; M.L.A., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Michelle Janikowski
Public Services Assistant
B.S., University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point

Whitney Kimbrough
Public Services Assistant
A.A., Carl Sandburg College

D. Ryan Lynch
Assistant Librarian for Instructional Services
A.B., Brown University; M.A. Emory University; MSIS, The University at Albany, SUNY

Laurie Sauer
Information Technologies Librarian
B.A., Monmouth College; M.A., University of Wisconsin-Madison

-- Archives and Special Collections

Carley Robison
Curator of College Archives
B.A., University of Kansas

Maryjo McAndrew
Senior Archives Assistant
B.S., Misericordia University

Kay Vander Meulen
Special Collections Supervisor
B.Ed., National College of Education

-- Audio-Visual Services

Todd A. Smith
Audio-Visual Coordinator
B.A., Evergreen State College

- Registrar

Charles Emil Schulz
B.A., Knox College; M.S., Ph.D., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Karen Benedict
Assistant to the Registrar

Donna Browne
Secretary, Office of the Registrar

- Center for Teaching and Learning

John Haslem
Director, Center for Teaching and Learning
B.A., M.A., Purdue University; Ph.D., University of Denver

Laura Bush
Academic Coordinator, CTL; Academic Counselor, TRIO
B.S., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; M.A., University of Missouri

Stephanie Grimes
Learning Specialist
B.A., Wilberforce University; M.Ed., Kent State University

- TRIO Achievement Program

Risa Lopez
Director, TRIO Achievement Program
B.A., M.S., Illinois State University

Stephanie Kennedy
Assistant Director, TRIO Achievement Program
B.A., Monmouth College; M.A., Ball State University

Paul Marasa
Writing Coordinator, TRIO Achievement Program
B.A., St. Joseph’s University; M.A., Indiana University

Lisa Welch
Program Assistant, TRIO
A.A.S., Carl Sandburg College

-Residential Learning

Craig Southern
Associate Dean of Students for Residential Learning
B.A., Illinois Wesleyan; M.S., Illinois State University

Travis Greenlee
Assistant Director Student Activities and Engagement
B.A., Augustana College; M.S., Western Illinois University

Koreen Kerfoot
Assistant Director of Campus Life for Housing Operations
B.A., Eastern New Mexico University; M.A., Indiana University of Pennsylvania

Cindy Wickliffe
Secretary, Office of Residential Learning and Campus Life

- Special Programs

-- Association for Black Culture Centers

Frederick L. Hord
Executive Director, Association for Black Culture Centers
B.S., M.S., Indiana State University; Ph.D., Union Graduate School

Terry Duffy
Executive Assistant, Association of Black Cultural Centers

-- Burkhardt Language Center

Jerome Miner
Director, Dorothy Johnson '39 and Richard Burkhardt '39 Language Center
B.A., Coe College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Iowa

-- Galesburg Colony Underground Railroad Freedom Center

Owen Muelder
Director, Galesburg Colony Underground Railroad Freedom Center
B.A., Knox College; M.A.T., Miami University of Ohio

-- Green Oaks Biological Field Station

Stuart Allison
Director of Green Oaks
Co-Director, Green Oaks Term B.S., The University of Puget Sound; M.S., University of Rhode Island; Ph.D., University of California-Berkeley

Tony Gant
Co-Director, Green Oaks Term
B.F.A., Kansas City Art Institute; M.F.A. Yale University

-- Lincoln Studies Center

Rod Davis
Co-Director, Lincoln Studies Center
B.S., University of Kansas; M.A., Ph.D., University of Iowa

Douglas Wilson
Co-Director, Lincoln Studies Center
B.A., Doane College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania

-- Ronald E. McNair Program

Director, McNair Program

Frank McAndrew
Faculty Tutorial Director, McNair Program
B.S., King’s College; Ph.D., University of Maine

Nancy Olson
Assistant Director, McNair Program
B.A., Knox College

Keisa Henry
Data Coordinator, McNair Program
B.S., University of Wisconsin-Parkside

-- Eleanor Stellyes Center for Global Studies

Robin R. Ragan
Director, Stellyes Center for Global Studies
B.A., Ph.D., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Le'Passion Darby
Study Abroad Coordinator
B.A., Clark Atlanta University; M.A., California State University, Los Angeles; M.S., Northern Illinois University

- Athletics

Chad Eisele
Director of Athletics
B.A., Knox College; M.S., Wayne State University

Cory Bonstead
Football Coach, Co-Offensive Coordinator
B.A., Knox College

James Clark
Assistant Sports Information Director
B.A., Knox College; M.S., Western Illinois University

Emily S. Cline
Head Coach, Women's Basketball
B.A., Cornell College; M.S., Mercyhurst College

Raleigh DeRose
Associate Coach, Women's Soccer
B.A., Knox College

David Elliott
Associate Head Coach, Women's Basketball
B.S., University of Arizona; M.S., St. John Fisher College

Andrew Gibbons
Director, E. & L. Andrew Fitness Center; Associate Head Coach, Football
B.S., Culver-Stockton College; M.S., Western Illinois University

Wesley Graham
Assistant Coach, Football
B.S., Illinois College

K. C. Harding
Head Coach, Men's and Women's Golf
B.A., Eastern Illinois University

Jami Isaacson
Head Coach, Baseball Coach
B.A., Knox College

Dan Jackson
Assistant Coach, Men's Basketball
B.A., Warren Wilson College

Paul Lawrence
Head Coach, Women's Soccer
B.S., Bournemouth University

Matt Lowers
Head Coach, Wrestling

Ashley McDonough
Head Coach, Volleyball

Alex Moreno
Head Coach, Men's and Women's Cross Country
B.A., Knox College

Britton Myers
Assistant Football Coach

Randy Overby
Head Coach, Men's and Women's Track and Field
B.S., Park University; M.B.A., Columbia Southern University

Michael G. Perry
Sports Information Director
B.A., University of Illinois-Springfield; B.A., Southern Illinois University-Carbondale

Jonathan Powers
Head Coach, Men's and Women's Swimming
B.A., Amherst University; Ph.D., Northwestern University

Kim Schrader
Lead Title IX coordinator; Operations Director for Budget & Compliance, Department of Athletics

Tyler Sheikh
Head Coach, Men's Soccer
B.A., Quinnipiac University; M.A., University of Connecticut

Scott Sunderland
Assistant Athletic Director, Head Athletic Trainer
B.S., M.S., Illinois State University

Damon Tomeo
Head Coach, Football
B.A., Pomona College; M.A.E., University of Redlands

Alexandra Vernon
Assistant Athletic Trainer
B.A., Lewis University, M.S., Western Illinois University

Kevin Walden
Head Coach, Men's Basketball
B.A., Knox College; M.S. St. Ambrose University

- Instructional Support

Joel Estes
Coordinator of Clinical Experiences and Community Outreach
B.A., Illinois Wesleyan University; M.S.Ed., Western Illinois University; Ed.D. candidate, Illinois State University

Jerry Goodin
Science Technician
A.A.S., Spoon River College

Susan Kuster
Laboratory Manager, Biology
B.A., Monmouth College

Miava Reem
Technical Assistant, Biology
B.A., Knox College

Margo Shively
Designer/Supervisor, Theatre Costume Shop
B.F.A., Art Institute of Chicago

Naomi Caro Tsuji
Laboratory Manager, Chemistry; Radiation Safety Officer
B.A., Knox College

- Faculty Support

Kelly Fisk
Administrative Assistant, Umbeck Science-Mathematics Center

Jennifer Lazarz
Administrative Assistant, Center for Fine Arts
B.A., Millikin University

Barbara Schulze
Administrative Assistant, George Davis Hall

Information Technology Services

Steven Hall
Vice President and Chief Information Officer
B.S., Bradley University

Steven A. Jones
Associate Chief Information Officer
B.A., Knox College; M.S., Washington University; M.B.A., Webster University

Victor J. Davis
Director of Software Development and System Integration
B.A., Knox College

Caleb Bennett
B.A., Monmouth College

Michael Cokel
Systems Administrator

Ross Davis
User Services Specialist

Debra DeCrane
Assistant Director for Administrative Systems
B.A., Knox College

Joe Diveney
Network Manager

Emily Frakes
User Services Specialist

Nancy Hall
Director, User Services

Craig Johnson
Computer Technician
A.S., Carl Sandburg College

Kevin Kogut
Director of System and Network Operations
B.A., Illinois State University

Debra Marty
Manager, ITS Operations

Joseph Newcomb
Computer Lab Attendant

Jack Way
Computer Lab Attendant

Thuzar Win

- Postal Services

Sherrill Zaric
Manager of Postal Services

Student Development

Debra Southern
Dean of Students
B.A., Illinois Wesleyan University; M.A., University of Iowa

Laura Schnack
Associate Dean of Students
B.A., Luther College; M.A., University of Wisconsin-LaCrosse

Becky Canfield
Senior Administrative Assistant, Office of Student Development

-Health and Counseling Services

Daniel Larson
Associate Dean of Students and Director of Health and Counseling Services
B.A., Concordia College; M.A., University of South Dakota; Ed.D., Northern Arizona University

Allison Schieferle Uhlenbrock
Counselor and Sexual Assault Advocate

Vicki Swedlund
Administrative Assistant, Counseling Center
A.A., Carl Sandburg College

Kaleena Williams

-Bastian Family Career Center

Terrie Saline
Director, Bastian Family Career Center
A.A., Carl Sandburg College; B.S., SUNY Empire State College

Melissa Kratz
Office Coordinator, Bastian Family Career Center
A.A.S., Carl Sandburg College; A.A., Ambassador College; B.A., Knox College

Krista Nelson
Assistant Director, Bastian Family Career Center
B.A., M.A., Bradley University

-Kleine Center for Community Service

Kathleen Ridlon
Coordinator, Kleine Center for Community Service
B.A., City College of New York; M.A., Smith College

-Center for Intercultural Life

Tianna Cervantez
Director of Multicultural Student Advisement
B.A., Knox College; A.M., University of Chicago

Admission and Financial Aid

- Admission

Paul Steenis
Vice President for Enrollment and Dean of Admission
B.A., Knox College

DeVone Eurales
Associate Director of Admission
B.S., Illinois College

Patti Clark
Admission Services Associate

Sarah Colangelo
Admission Counselor
B.A., Knox College

Rebecca Eckart
Assistant Director of International Student Services
B.A., Kenyon College; M.S.Ed., University of Pennsylvania

Josh Ferchau
Director of International Student Services
B.A., Knox College

Maria Filippone
Senior Assistant Director of Admission
B.A., Knox College; M.F.A., New York University

Stephanie Fore
Admission Counselor
B.A., Knox College

Sarah Goldman
Assistant Director of Admission
B.A., Cornell College

Patricia Harden
Senior Admission Services Associate
A.A., Carl Sandburg College; Cisco Certified

Beth Jonsberg
Visit Coordinator
B.A., Keele University

Delorean Menifee
Associate Director of Admission
B.S., Lees-McRae College; M.S., Western Illinois University

Toni J. Mudd
Admission Services Manager
A.S., Carl Sandburg College; B.S. Southern Illinois University at Carbondale

Emily Mutchler
Admission Counselor
B.A., Knox College; M.A., Western Illinois University

Norma Rodriguez
Senior Administrative Assistant, Admission

Amy Welty
A.A., Carl Sandburg College

Ben Wetherbee
Assistant Director of Admission
B.A., Knox College

Caitlin Worthen
Admission Counselor
B.A., Knox College

- Financial Aid

Ann M. Brill
Director of Financial Aid
B.A., Augustana College; M.S.Ed., Western Illinois University

Mason White
Associate Director of Financial Aid
B.S., California State University, Chico

Mary Wright
Associate Director of Financial Aid
B.A., Northeastern Illinois University; M.S., Marian College

Donna Cox
Financial Aid Counselor
B.S., Western Illinois University


Beverly Holmes
Vice President for Advancement
B.S., Cornell University

Anne-Marie Berk
Director of Corporate and Foundation Relations
B.A., Millikin University

Amanda Chavero
Assistant Director, Knox Fund
B.A., Knox College

Melinda Craddock
Assistant Director of Outreach
B.S., Mountain State University

Diane Dooley
Advancement Administrative Assistant

Philip Dunham
Director of Advancement Services
B.A., MidAmerica Nazarene University

Meghan Genovese
Major Gift Officer

Julie Layer
Director of the Knox Fund
B.A., Grinnell College; M.A., University of Wisconsin-Madison

Dustin Milliken
Major Gift Officer
B.A., Knox College

Scott Park
Assistant Vice President of Legacy Gifts
B.A., University of Illinois

Donna Reische
Constituent Records and Gift Processing Assistant

Stacie Sedgwick
Advancement Accounting Manager

Katherine L. Sturgeon
Director of Donor Relations and Research
B.A., California State University; M.S., University of California

J. Mark Wilson
Associate Vice President, Major Gifts
B.S., Monmouth College

Jamie Wollrab
Senior Gift Processor

- Alumni Relations

Carol Brown
Director of Alumni Programs
B.A., Knox College; M.A., Western Illinois University

Megan Clayton
Associate Director, Alumni and Constituent Programs
A.A.S., Carl Sandburg College

Jennifer Gallas
Associate Director, Alumni and Constituent Programs
B.A., Augustana College; M.A., University of Illinois

Anabel Menifee
Associate Director of Alumni Relations

Amy Roth
Alumni Relations Assistant

Office of Communications

Megan Scott
Associate Vice President and Chief Communication Officer
B.A., Knox College

Peter Bailley
Associate Director of Communications
B.A., Knox College

Pamela Chozen
Associate Director of Communications
B.A., Louisiana State University; M.F.A., M.A., McNeese State University

Adriana E. Colindres
College Writer/Editor
B.S., University of Illinois-Champaign-Urbana; M.A., University of Illinois-Springfield

Colleen Culbertson
Administrative Assistant

Tyler Emken
Web Content Specialist
B.S., Bradley University

Rebecca Hale
Director of Creative Services
B.S., Illinois State University

Ami Jontz
Communications Designer
B.S., Illinois State University

Cheri Siebken
Director of Digital Communications
B.J., University of Missouri

James Stevens
Director of Web Initiatives
B.S., Millikin University

Evan Temchin
Visual Media Coordinator
B.A., Knox College; M.F.A. Brooks Institute

Business, Finance and Administrative Services

Keith Archer
Vice President for Finance and Administrative Services and Chief Financial Officer
B.S., Maryville University

Vicky Jones
Budget Coordinator and Executive Assistant to the Vice President for Finance and Legal Affairs

- Business Office

Bobby Jo Maurer
Controller, C.P.A.
B.S., Western Illinois University

Robin Venvertloh
Chief Accountant

Melody Diehl
Accounts Payable, Loans Coordinator

Judy Donaldson
Purchasing Coordinator

Julie Nelson
Accounting Assistant
B.S., Illinois State University

Lisa Steinbach
Payroll Coordinator

Vicki Trant
Information Coordinator

Penny Young
Billing and Collections Coordinator

Human Resources

Rhonda Dalton
Administrative Assistant

Roxanne Ronk
Benefits Coordinator

Marcy Simkins
Wellness Coordinator
B.S., Augustana College

Facilities Services

Scott Maust
Director of Facilities Services

Bradley Gregory
Director of Building Services

Jake Morgan
Director of Grounds
B.A., Western Illinois University

Patrick Pendergast
Director of Maintenance

Dale Andrews
General Maintenance Worker

Robert Barry

Larry Beller

Cathleen Brush

Marvin Cooper

Troy Crum

Perry Darrah
General Maintenance Worker

Kevir Donnelly

Chris Dunn
General Maintenance Worker

Rodney Eiker
Heating Plant Foreman

Karen Ford-Kelley

Christine Fowler

John Garcia

Maxwell Getz
Journeyman Mason/Concrete

Thomas Griffith
Carpenter Foreman

Tim Guerrero
General Maintenance Worker

Robert Hall

Lourene Harvey

Rich Hatfield

Tim Johnson

Bonita Lee
Service Request Coordinator

Kimberly Lipsky
Custodial Foreman

Steven Lumbeck

Megan Mackin

John Pampel
A.A., Carl Sandburg College

Gary Pence

Curtis Phillips
Grounds Worker

Andrew Pitman
Grounds Specialist
B.A., Western Illinois University

Jeff Reed

Linda Rice

Aftin Sallee

Arnold J. Salsman
Custodial Foreman

Marie Scalf

Dan Schisler

Aaron Scott
General Maintenance Worker

Joann Soper

Raymond Sykes
B.A., William Penn University

Mark Totten

Gregory Washabaugh
Grounds Worker

Douglas Wessels

Carole Woods

Dining Services

Edwin Anderson
Storeroom Clerk

Penny Baughman
Snack Bar Worker

Stephanie Beary
Food Services Worker

Denise Betts
Food Services Worker

Trudy Bizarri

Danny Boone

Laurie Bush
Snack Bar Worker

Kathie Cecil
Food Service Worker

Deanna Coleman
Snack Bar Worker

Kelly Danielson
Food Services Worker

Cinda Downin
Food Services Worker

Kathy Dunemann
Food Service Worker

Jo Ann Gibbons

Janice Gluba

Connie Godfrey

Heather Hawkins-Barcroft
Food Service Worker

Bobbi Helander
Manager, Convenience Store

Jill Huff
Food Services Worker

Debra Lannholm
Food Services Worker

Celia Lozano
Food Services Worker

Rodolfo Martinez

Danette McKillip
Catering Manager

Melissa Messenger
Food Services Worker

Deanna Moczarny
Food Service Worker

Lori Moore
Lead Cook

Angela Morss-Miles
Office & Card Service Coordinator

Tamara Prather

Dorothy Pulse
Food Service Worker

Gavin Raley

Christina Reneau
Administrative Assistant, Dining Services

Tina Rutherford
Food Services Worker

Denise Sportsman
Food Services Worker

Susan Swanson
Food Services Worker

Susan Williams
Food Services Worker

Henry Wooten
Food Services Worker

Campus Safety

Mark Welker
Director of Campus Safety
B.S., Northern Arizona University

Mack Glass
Assistant Director, Campus Safety
B.A., Western Illinois University

Robert Graves
Campus Safety Officer

Kevin Ingles
Campus Safety Officer

Michael Ingles
Campus Safety Officer

Brian Kane
Campus Safety Officer

Nathan Kemp
Campus Safety Officer

Kristy Ladendorf
Campus Safety Officer

Raul Martinez
Campus Safety Officer
A.S., Carl Sandburg College

Kevin McCoy
Campus Safety Officer
A.S., Carl Sandburg College

Tim Sandrock
Campus Safety Officer
A.A.S., Sauk Valley College

Stanley Simonson
Campus Safety Officer

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