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President's Office

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

Peggy Jo Ware
Executive Assistant to the President and Assistant Secretary to the Board of Trustees
A.S., San Diego City College

- 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.
Chief Institutional Research Officer
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

Deborah Steinberg
Director of Sustainability Initiatives
B.S. University of Michigan; M.Ed. University of Illinois at Chicago, MLA Chatham 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

Mary Armon
Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs
B.A., Knox College; Ph.D., University of Michigan

Tamara Dillow
Executive Assistant to the Dean of the College
B.S., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Nancy Fennig
Assistant to the Associate Dean of the College

- Academic Assessment

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

- 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
Student Success Coordinator
B.S., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; M.A., University of Missouri

- Disability Support Services

Stephanie Grimes
Director, Disability Support Services
B.A., Wilberforce University; M.Ed., Kent State University

Sarah Bates
Academic Counselor
B.S., Western Illinois University; M.Ed., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

- 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

Thomas Colclasure
Collections Acquisitions and Access Manager
B.A., M.A., Western Illinois University

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

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

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

-- Special Collections and Archives

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

- Pre-Health Advising

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

- 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

- Title IX

Kim Schrader

- 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

- Special Programs

-- Association for Black Culture Centers

Frederick L. Hord
Professor, Black Studies
B.S., M.S., Indiana State University; Ph.D., Union Graduate School

Terry Duffy
Administrative Assistant, Black Cultural Center

-- 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 Postbaccalaureate Fellows Program

Jon Crider
Director, McNair Postbaccalaureate Fellows Program
B.S. Kennesaw State University; M.A. Texas Tech University; Ph.D. Candidate Temple University

William Hope
Faculty Tutorial Director
Assistant Professor of Anthropology/Sociology
B.S. College of Charleston;; M.A. Winthrop University; Ph.D. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

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

Brenda Tooley
Director, Stellyes Center for Global Studies
B.A., M.A., Fort Hays State University; Ph.D. Notre Dame 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

Lawrence Eyre
Head Men's and Women's Tennis Coach
B.A., Yale University; M.A., Yale Divinity School

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
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

Ashley McDonough
Head Coach, Volleyball
B.S., University of Houston-Clear Lake; M.B.A., University of Phoenix

Stephanie McMillan
Administrative Assistant, Athletics
B.A., Eureka College

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

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

Matthew Peterson
Associate Head Coach, Women's Basketball
B.A., Illinois State University

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

Erin Rutledge
Head Coach, Softball
B.A., Illinois College

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 and Senior Woman Administrator
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

Bart Arthur
Coordinator of Clinical Experiences and Community Outreach

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
B.A., Knox College

- Faculty Support

Natalie Clark
Administrative Assistant, Old Main
B.A., Monmouth College

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

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

Caleb Bennett
B.A., Monmouth College

Michael Cokel
Systems Administrator
B.A., Augustana College

Ross Davis
User Services Specialist

Debra DeCrane
Associate Director, Software Development and System Integration
B.A., Knox College

Joe Diveney
Network Manager

Emily Frakes
User Services Specialist
B.S., Bradley University

Nancy Hall
Director, User Services

Craig Johnson
Technician, Information Technology Services
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
Computer Programmer
B.S., M.S., University of Computer Studies, Yangon, Myanmar; M.S. Maharishi University of Management

Drew Witherell
User Services Specialist
B.S., Southern Illinois University - Edwardsville

- Postal Services

Sherrill Zaric
Manager of Postal Services

Student Development

Anne Ehrlich
Vice President for Office of Student Develoment
B.S., University of California, San Diego; M.S.W., University of Michigan; Ed.D., University of California, Los Angeles

Debra Southern
Assistant Vice President and Dean of Students
B.A., Illinois Wesleyan University; M.A., University of Iowa

Shawn Wilson
Associate Dean of Students for Community Standards
B.A., University of Wisconsin, Eau Claire; M.S., University of Wisconsin, Stout

Lisa Seiwert
Director of Spiritual Life
B.A., Michigan State University; M.Div., M.Sac.Theo., Chicago Theological Seminary

Becky Canfield
Senior Administrative Assistant, Division of Student Development

-Campus Life

Craig Southern
Associate Dean of Students for Campus Life
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

Eleanor Kahn
Assistant Director of Campus Life for Residential and Greek Education
B.A., Brenau University; M.A., University of Mississippi

Missy Kratz
Administrative Assistant, Campus Life
B.A., Knox College

-Bastian Family Career Center

Terrie Saline
Assistant Dean, Director, Center for Career and Pre-Professional Development
A.A., Carl Sandburg College; B.S., SUNY Empire State College

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

Kelsey Cunningham
Office Coordinator, Bastian Family Career Center
B.S., Western Illinois University

-Center for Intercultural Life

Tianna Cervantez
Co-Director, Center for Intercultural Life
B.A., Knox College; A.M., University of Chicago

Cathy Walters
Co-Director, Center for Intercultural Life

-Health and Counseling Services

Janell McGruder
Director of Counseling Services
B.A., M.S.Ed., Western Illinois University

Megan Downs
B.S., M.S.Ed., Western Illinois University

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

-Kleine Center for Community Service

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

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

Sheri McGill
Associate Director of Admission

Sarah Bainter
Visit Coordinator

Patti Ann 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

Sarah Hansen
Admission Counselor

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

David Jones
Admission Counselor
B.A., Knox College

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

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

Sharon Gabbert
Advancement Administrative Assistant
B.A., Ashford University

Denise Bailey
Advancement Coordinator

Tracie Barber
Data Analyst

Anne-Marie Berk
Director of Corporate, Foundation, and Sponsored Research Support
B.A., Millikin University

Amanda Chavero
Assistant Director, Knox Fund & Parent Relations
B.A., Knox College

Meghan Genovese
Major Gift Officer
B.A., Western Illinois University; M.A., University of Michigan

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, Legacy Gifts
B.A., University of Illinois

Donna Reische
Constituent Records, Gift Processor
A.A.S., Carl Sandburg College

Adam Ruble
Assistant Director of Outreach
B.A., Monmouth College

Sheri Sedgwick
Advancement Accounting Manager
A.A.S., Portland Community College; B.S., Marylhurst University

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 and Constituent Records

- Alumni Relations

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

Megan Clayton
Associate Director, FYC Programs and 50th Reunion Coordinator
A.A.S., Carl Sandburg College

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

Eric Johnson
Associate Director of Alumni Engagement
B.S., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Amy Roth
Alumni and Constituent Relations Coordinator

Office of Communications

Megan Scott
Vice President for Communications
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
S.S.C., Spoon River College

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

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
S.S.C., B.O.C.C./A.B.S., Carl Sandburg College; C.L.A, National Association of Legal Secretaries

- Business Office

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

Toni Mason
Student Accounts Coordinator
B.S., Midstate College

Robin Venvertloh
Chief Accountant
B.S., M.B.A., Quincy University

Melody Diehl
Accounts Payable Coordinator

Judy Donaldson
Purchasing Coordinator

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

Lisa Steinbach
Payroll Coordinator
Accounting Paraprofessional, Robert Morris College; CPP, American Payroll Association

Vicki Trant
Information Coordinator, Business Office

Human Resources

Crystal Bohm
Associate Vice President of Human Resources
B.S., Bradley University

Rhonda Dalton
Administrative Assistant
A.S., Carl Sandburg College

Jamie Ball
Human Resources Generalist
B.S., Western Illinois University

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
Heating Plant Operator

Robert Barry

Larry Beller

Brad Bergren
Grounds Specialist

Cathleen Brush

Marvin Cooper

Troy Crum
General Maintenance, Heating Plant

Perry Darrah
Grounds 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
Lead Carpenter

Tim Guerrero
General Maintenance Worker

Robert Hall

Lourene Harvey

Rich Hatfield

Tom Johnson

Bonita Lee
Service Request Coordinator

Kimberly Lipsky
Custodial Foreman

Steven Lumbeck

Megan Mackin

Ann Martin
Housekeeper, Ingersoll House

John Pampel
A.A., Carl Sandburg College

Curtis Phillips
Grounds Worker

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
Journeyman Plumber

Gregory Washabaugh
Grounds Worker

Thomas Welch

Douglas Wessels

Carole Woods

Dining Services

Jason Crouch
Executive Chef, Bon Appetit
ENSP School of Pastry, France; Paul Bocuse Institute, France; Culinary Arts Degree, Ivy Tech Community College

Diane Welker
General Manager, Dining Services

Edwin Anderson
Storeroom Clerk

Penny Baughman
Food Service Worker - Salad

Trudy Bizarri
Food Service Worker

Patrick Busch
Manager, Convenience Store

Laurie Bush
Snack Bar Worker

Kathie Cecil
Food Service Worker

Deanna Coleman
Food Service Worker

Kelly Danielson
Cafeteria Supervisor

Laura Dee
Dining Services, Dishroom

Cinda Downin
Food Service Worker

Kathy Dunemann
Food Service Worker

José Fernandez
Admission Counselor

Jo Ann Gibbons
Supervisor, Food Service

Janice Gluba
Supervisor, Food Service

Connie Godfrey
Cook, Dining Services

Heather Hawkins-Barcroft
Food Service Worker

Angela Henderson
Cook, Dining Services

Jill Huff
Food Service Worker

Patrick LeFebvre
Food Service Worker

Celia Lozano
Food Service Worker

Rodolfo Martinez
Cook, Dining Services

Danette McKillip
Catering Manager

Melissa Messenger
Food Service Worker

Deanna Moczarny
Food Service Worker

Lori Moore
Lead Cook

Tamara Prather

Gavin Raley

Christina Reneau
Administrative Assistant, Dining Services

Tina Rutherford
Food Service Worker

Jonathan Schisler
Food Service Worker

Natalie Schwab
Supervisor, Dining Services

Denise Sportsman
Food Service Worker

Veronica Starcevich
Office & Card Service Coordinator

Lisa Stephens
Cook, Dining Services

Meranda Stewart
Baker, Dining Services

Susan Swanson
Food Service Worker

Felicia Wallace
Food Service Worker

Susan Williams
Food Service Worker

Henry Wooten
Food Service Worker

Campus Safety

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

Andrew Chernin
Campus Safety Officer
B.A., Knox College; M.A., L.B.S.1, Western Illinois University

Robert Graves
Campus Safety Officer

Nathan Kemp
Assistant Director, Campus Safety

Kevin Ingles
Campus Safety Officer

Michael Ingles
Campus Safety Officer

Brian Kane
Campus Safety Officer
B.A., Western Illlinois University

Kristy Ladendorf
Campus Safety Officer II
A.S., Carl Sandburg College

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

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

Justin Roberson
Campus Safety Officer I

Daniel Robinson
Campus Safety Officer I

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

Stanley Simonson
Campus Safety Officer

Knox College

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