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Executive

Dr. James L. Applegate

Executive Director

(217) 557-7300

Cindy Deitsch

Secretary to the Board/Executive Assistant to the Executive Director

(217) 557-7380
Emily Chase Support Staff (217) 557-7381
Policy Studies
Karen Helland Senior Associate Director (217) 557-7358
Advancement, External and Government Relations
Jonathan Lackland Deputy Director (217) 557-7334
Candace Mueller Assistant Director (217) 557-7354
Terry Shelton Support Staff (217) 557-7386

Academic Affairs

Daniel Cullen Deputy Director (217) 557-7352
 

Degree-Granting Colleges and Universities Unit

   
Stephanie Bernoteit Associate Director (217) 557-7377
Michael Afolayan Assistant Director (217) 557-7350
Malinda Aiello Assistant Director (217) 557-7355

Gretchen Lohman   

Assistant Director

(217) 524-5829
Nkechi Onwuameze Assistant Director (217) 557-7357
Amanda Winters Assistant Director (217) 557-7356
Rhea Bartlett Support Staff (217) 557-7382
Michelle Shaver Support Staff (217) 557-6467
 

Private Business and Vocational Schools

   

Nina Tangman

Associate Director

(217) 524-8982

Kristin Wheeler Assistant Director (217) 557-7339
Kyle Swalls Assistant Director (217) 524-1487
James Matthew Support Staff (217) 558-2514

Planning and Budgeting

Alan Phillips

Executive Deputy Director

(217) 557-7353

 

Fiscal Affairs

   
Position Vacant Chief, Fiscal Affairs Division (217) 557-6360
Brook Stewart Senior Fiscal Analyst (217) 557-7349
Eric Hiatt Fiscal Analyst (217) 557-7375
Gailyn Draper Support Staff (217) 557-7383
 
Budget Office

Position Vacant

Budget Officer

(217) 557-7344

Carol Mullen

Senior Budget Analyst

(217) 557-7346

Tracy Goodall

Budget Analyst

(217) 557-7351

     
Grant Administration

Jody Hunt     

Grants Administrator

(217) 557-7374

Trish Fenton   

Support Staff

(217) 557-7385

     
Institutional Research

Doug Franklin

Chief, Institutional Research Division

(217) 557-7337

Corey Hankins Institutional Research Analyst

(217) 524-0232

Shawna Mayer

Support Staff

(217) 557-7384

     

Information Systems

Billie Edson Senior Web & Database Developer (217) 557-7348
Shawn Beasley Web & Database Developer (217) 557-7360
Greg Coady Network Systems Administrator (217) 557-7338
David Antonacci Network Systems Administrator (217) 524-2013

Diversity and Outreach

Arthur Sutton Deputy Director (217) 557-7347
Richard Tapia Associate Director (217) 782-2551
MIchelle Shaver Support Staff (217) 557-6467

Office Administration

Charles Bowden

Support Staff

(217) 557-7370

Donna Logan

Support Staff

(217) 557-7330

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Contact Information

  • Address:
    Illinois Board of Higher Education
    431 East Adams,
    2nd Floor
    Springfield, Illinois 62701-1404

    Phone:
    (217) 782-2551
    Fax:
    (217) 782-8548
    TTY:
    (888) 261-2881

    General Information

    Institutional Complaint Hotline
    (217) 557- 7359

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