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Trustee Directory

General and Alumni Trustees

Dushan Petrovich
Chair of the Board of Trustees

B.A., Knox College, 1974; M.A., Roosevelt University, 1979
(2005-2016)
President, Retired
William Wrigley, Jr. Company
Chicago, Illinois

Laurel J. Andrew
Secretary of the Board of Trustees

B.A., Knox College, 1986; M.B.A., University of Chicago, 1989
(1998-2014)
Director and Treasurer, Andrew Family Foundation
Orland Park, Illinois

Douglas L. Bayer
Chair of the Committee on Admission & Financial Aid

B.A., Knox College, 1966; M.S., Michigan State University, 1968; Ph.D., Michigan State University, 1970
(2008-2015)
President, Douglas and Maria Bayer Foundation
Bellevue, Washington

Mark Kleine
Chair of the Committee on Facilities and Infrastructure

B.A., St. Ambrose University, 1980
(2009-2017)
President, Kleine Equipment, Inc.
Galesburg, Illinois

Steven P. Luetger
Chair of the Committee on Campus Life & Athletics

B.A., Knox College, 1975; M.B.A., University of Chicago, 1980
(2007-2015)
Senior Managing Director, Mesirow Financial
Chicago, Illinois

Richard V. Riddell
Chair of the Committee on Academic Affairs

B.A., Knox College, 1972; Ph.D. Stanford University, 1978
(2005-2016)
Vice President and University Secretary
Duke University
Durham, North Carolina

David A. Schulz
Chair of the Committee on Trustees

B.A., Knox College, 1974; M.A., Yale University, 1976; J.D., Yale University 1978
(1976-1979*) (1989-2016)
Attorney and Partner, Levine Sullivan Koch & Schulz, LLP
New York, New York

Charles F. Smith
Chair of the Committee on Advancement

B.A., Knox College, 1984; J.D., University of Chicago, 1987
(2003-2015)
Attorney and Partner, Skadden Arps
Chicago, Illinois

Gerald F. Vovis
Chair of the Committee on Finance

B.A., Knox College, 1965; Ph.D., Case Western Reserve University, 1971
(2001-2005*)(2010-2015)
President and Chief Executive Officer
Vovis Enterprises
Cheshire, Connecticut

Teresa L. Amott
B.A., Smith College, 1972; Ph.D., Boston College, 1980
President (2011-) Knox College
Galesburg, Illinois

Thomas L. Anderson
B.A., Knox College, 1966; M.B.A., Bradley University, 1970
(2012-2014)
President, HemaSource, Inc.
Indianapolis, Indiana

Joseph C. Bastian
B.A., Knox College, 1967; M.B.A. Washington University, 1969
(2013-2017)
Owner and CEO, Retired
Panera Bread Franchise
Chapel Hill, North Carolina

Susan A. Blew
B.A., Knox College, 1975
(1999-2003*) (2004-2017)
Senior Business Leader
Visa, Inc.
San Francisco, California

Nancy B. Carlin
B.A., Knox College, 1972
(2008-2016)
Retired
Naples, Florida

Deborah S. DeGraff
B.A., Knox College, 1980; M.A., University of Michigan, 1984; Ph.D., University of Michigan, 1989
(2000-2004*)(2006-2017)
Professor of Economics, Bowdoin College
Brunswick, Maine

David P. Fridovich
B.A., Knox College, 1974; M.A., Tulane University, 1976
(2010-2015)
LTG and Deputy Commander, Retired
U.S. Army Special Operations Command
Rio Verde, Arizona

Charles R. Gibbs
B.A., Duke University, 1974; M.B.A. & J.D., Southern Methodist University, 1978
(2009-2017)
Attorney and Partner
Akin, Gump, Strauss, Hauer and Feld, LLP
Dallas, Texas

Joseph B. Glossberg
B.Sc., Wharton School University of Pennsylvania, 1963; M.B.A., Wharton School University of Pennsylvania, 1965
(1994-2014)
Senior Managing Director, Gofen & Glossberg, Inc.
Chicago, Illinois

Donald F. Harmon
B.A., Knox College, 1988; M.B.A. & J.D., University of Chicago, 1994
(2003 & 2004**) (2013-2017*)
President Pro Tempore, Illinois State Senate
Attorney and Partner, Burke Burns & Pinelli, Ltd.
Chicago, Illinois

Elzelien (Ellie) Hartog
B.A., Knox College, 1966; M.S.W., University of Chicago, 1968
(2009-2017)
Director, Interagency Collaboratives
Child Guidance Center of Southern Connecticut
Stamford, Connecticut

Joyce M. Hertko
B.A., Knox College, 1982; M.S., Western Illinois University, 1986; Ph.D., Indiana University, 1996
(2013-2015**)
President and CEO, Ruth Lilly Health Education Center
Indianapolis, Indiana

Gary L. Jacobson
B.A., Knox College, 1977
(2006-2014)
Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Ricerca Biosciences LLC
Concord, Ohio

Erica A. Jaffe
B.A., Knox College, 2008
(2010-2014*)
Law Student, The University of Chicago Law School
Chicago, Illinois

Janet M. Koran
B.A., Knox College, 1971; J.D., Northwestern University, 1978
(1995-2015)
General Counsel, Retired, YMCA of the USA
Chicago, Illinois

Patrick St. A. Lyn
B.A., Knox College, 1984; M.B.A., Rice University, 1986
(2008-2012*) (2013-2017)
Executive Vice President, Managing Director, Client Service and Marketing
Standish Mellon Asset Management Company LLC
Boston, Massachusetts

George J. Matkov, Jr.
Knox College 1960-63; L.L.B., University of Iowa, 1966
(1997-2015)
Of Counsel, Ford & Harrison LLP
Chicago, Illinois

Ann E. Perille
B.A., Knox College, 1976; M.A., University of Colorado, 1981
(2011-2015*)
Elementary Teacher, Cherry Creek School District
Englewood, Colorado

James R. Potter
B.A., Knox College, 1963; J.D., University of Iowa, 1966; M.B.A., University of Chicago, 1979
(1979-1982*)(1994-2014)
Attorney and Partner, Londrigan, Potter and Randle, P.C.
Springfield, Illinois

Eugene A. Procknow
B.A., Knox College, 1976; M.B.A., University of Michigan, 1978
(2000-2016)
Managing Principal, Legislative Affairs and Public Policy
Deloitte LLP
Washington, DC

Hariharan Ramanan
B.A., Knox College, 2000
(2010-2014)
Investor
New York, New York

Laura M. Rosene
B.A., Knox College, 1990; M.B.A., Indiana University, 2009
(2013-2017)
Human Resources Consultant
Upper Arlington, Ohio

Tino H. Schuler
B.A., Knox College, 1987; M.B.A., The University of Texas at Austin
(2012-2016*)
Senior Director, ENT Marketing
Jacksonville, Florida

Janice V. Sharry
B.A., Knox College, 1973
J.D., Southern Methodist University, 1977
(2013-2014)
Attorney and Partner, Haynes and Boone, LLP
Dallas, Texas

Fay Stevenson-Smith
B.A., Knox College, 1964; M.A., Temple University, 1968; M.D., Temple University, 1978
(1992-2014)
Obstetrician-Gynecologist, Retired
Wilton, Connecticut

Ralph Walter
B.A., Knox College, 1969; M.A., University of Indiana, 1972; D. Phil. St. Alcuin House, 2005
(1996-2016)
Senior Managing Director, Kayne Anderson Capital Advisors, L.P.
Los Angeles, California

R. Kyle Winning
B.A., Knox College, 1983; M.B.A., Rice University, 1985
(2012-2016)
Chief Investment Officer, Steadfast Companies
Irvine, California

Life Trustees

Harold D. Bibb
B.A., Knox College, 1962; M.S., University of Iowa; Ph.D., University of Iowa
(1992-2012)
Life Trustee (2012-)
Associate Dean of Graduate School, Retired
University of Rhode Island
Kingston, Rhode Island

Dorothy Johnson Burkhardt
B.A., Knox College, 1939; M.A., Ball State University, 1958
(1976-1979*) (1982-1990)
Life Trustee (1990-)
Professor of Modern Languages, Retired
Ball State University
Muncie, Indiana

Robert Castendyck
B.A., Knox College, 1944; J.D., Northwestern University, 1950
Honorary Trustee (1995-2005); Life Trustee (2005-)
State of Illinois Circuit Judge, Retired
Pompano Beach, Florida

Jarvis B. Cecil
B.A., Knox College, 1948; M.B.A., Harvard University, 1949
(1973-1999)
Life Trustee (1999-)
Executive Vice President, Retired, Consolidation Coal Co.
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Sandra E. Frum
B.A., Knox College, 1970; M.A.T., Colorado College, 1972
(1986-2010)
Life Trustee (2010-) President, Village of Northbrook
Northbrook, Illinois

Patrick F. Graham
B.A., Knox College, 1962; M.B.A., Stanford University, 1964
(1988-2003)
Life Trustee (2003-)
Vice President, Retired, The Gillette Company
Alexandria, Virginia

Mary M. Hinz
B.A., Knox College, 1958
(1991-2007)
Life Trustee (2007-)
President, F. Thomas Heller, Inc.
Swarthmore, Pennsylvania

Robert J. Jamieson
Knox College 1961-62; B.A., Bradley University
(1991-1995*)(1997-2012)
Life Trustee (2012-)
Journalist
New York, New York

Frank J. Kerous
B.A., Knox College, 1961; B.S., University of Illinois, 1963; D.D.S., University of Illinois, 1965
(1974-2009)
Life Trustee (2009-)
Periodontist, Retired
Antioch, Illinois

James M. Kilts
B.A., Knox College, 1970; M.B.A., University of Chicago, 1974
(1992-2011)
Life Trustee (2011-) Founding Partner, Centerview Capital and formerly Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of The Gillette Company
Greenwich, Connecticut

Dan M. Martin
B.A., Knox College, 1961; M.A., Princeton University, 1963; Ph.D., Princeton University, 1968
(1987-2003)
Life Trustee (2003-)
Senior Fellow Emeritus, Conservation International
Washington, D.C.

Joe A. Masterson
B.A. Knox College, 1965
(1988-1992*) (1993-2010)
Life Trustee (2010-)
Chairman
The Masterson Company, Inc.
Milwaukee, Wisconsin

John D. Podesta
B.A., Knox College, 1971; J.D., Georgetown University, 1976
(2001-2013)
Life Trustee (2013-)
Chair and Counselor, Center for American Progress Action Fund
Washington, DC

Diane S. Rosenberg
B.A., Knox College, 1963; M.S., Loyola University of Chicago, 1982
(1989-2013)
Life Trustee (2013-)
Chair of the Board, Retired, Olson Rug Co.
Riverwoods, Illinois

Walter E. Sampson
B.S., University of Illinois, 1942
(1984-1995)
Life Trustee (1995-)
President and Owner, Retired, Sampson Implement Company
Galesburg, Illinois

Robert J. Sparks
B.A., Knox College, 1956
(1981-1984*)(1984-1998)
Life Trustee (1998-)
President, Retired, United Federal Savings Bank
Galesburg, Illinois

Caroline Hamblin Tucker
B.A., Knox College, 1953; M.S., Pennsylvania State University, 1955
(1985-2001)
Life Trustee (2001-)
Teacher, Retired, PRIME
Mechanicsville, Virginia

Honorary Trustees

Richard P. Henke
B.A., Knox College, 1956; M.D., Stanford University Medical School, 1960
(1998-2009)
Life Trustee (2009-2010)
Honorary Trustee (2010-)
Pathologist, Retired
Rolling Hills, California

Mary Kent Knight
B.A., Knox College, 1960; M.S., University of Wisconsin, 1961; M.L.S., Lake Forest College, 1994; Ph.D., Trinity Theological Seminary, 2002
Honorary Trustee (2007-)
Data Processing Technician, Retired
Northern Trust Company
Lake Forest, Illinois

Morton W. Weir
B.A., Knox College, 1955; M.A., University of Texas, 1958; Ph.D., University of Texas, 1959
(1984-1988*)(1989-1999)
Life Trustee (1999-2011)
Honorary Trustee (2011-)
Chancellor Emeritus and Emeritus Professor of Psychology, University of Illinois
Champaign, Illinois

*Alumni Trustee

**Past Chair, Alumni Council