Board of Trustees

Ms. Kathleen J. McGowan
Chairperson of the Board of Trustees
Executive Director (Retired)
Catholic Charities, Diocese of Joliet
Joliet, Illinois

 


Ms. Chrystel Gavlin
Vice Chairperson of the Board of Trustees
Alumna
Attorney
Chrystel L. Gavlin, P.C.
Joliet, Illinois

 


Mr. Anthony Arellano
Teacher (Retired)
Joliet Public Schools District 86
Joliet, Illinois

 


Mr. Robert J. Baron
Attorney
Mahoney, Silverman & Cross, LLC
Joliet, Illinois

 


Mr. Mark D. Bass
Bass Insurance Agency
Farmers’ Insurance
Lisle, Illinois

 


Mr. DeWitt Buchanan
Alumnus
DeWitt Buchanan, CRPC®
Private Wealth Advisor
Shorewood, Illinois

 


Ms. Karen Ciarlette
Alumna
President, USF Alumni Association
Sr. HRIS Business Analyst
RR Donnelley
Warrenville, Illinois

 


Mr. Michael Dowd
Alumnus
Director of Operations
City Beverage
Markham, Illinois

 


Mr. Brian J. Giegerich
Senior Private Banker
Northern Trust
Oak Brook, Illinois

 


Ms. Marisue Grabavoy
Alumna
Business Manager
Alexander Grabavoy DDS/TMJ
Facial Pain Treatment Center
Shorewood, Illinois

 


Sr. Margaret Eletta Guider, OSF
Associate Professor of Missiology
Boston College School of Theology and Ministry
Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts

 


Ms. Diane F. Habiger
Alumna
Property Manager, Co-Owner
Lincolnshire Properties
Joliet, Illinois

 


Dr. Arvid C. Johnson
President
University of St. Francis
Joliet, Illinois

 


Sr. Dorothy Kinsella, OSF
Director of Adult Faith Formation (Retired)
Saint Andrew the Apostle Parish
Romeoville, Illinois

 


Rev. James B. Lewis, O.Carm.
Rector
University of Notre Dame
Notre Dame, Indiana

 


Mr. Joseph Thomas Mallof
President and CEO,
World Kitchen, LLC (retired)
Rosemont, Illinois

 


Mr. Karl J. Maurer
Financial Advisor
Merrill Lynch
Oak Brook, Illinois

 


Mr. J. D. Ross
Executive Director
Will-Grundy Medical Clinic
President (Retired)
Joliet Junior College
Joliet, Illinois

 


Mr. Arthur Scheuber
Alumnus
Vice President for Administration
Marquette University
Milwaukee, Wisconsin

 


Sr. Faith Szambelanczyk, OSF
Alumna
President/CEO (Retired)
Joliet Catholic Academy
Joliet, Illinois

 


Mr. Michael Turk
President
Turk Furniture
Joliet, Illinois

 


Mr. Thomas Vana
President and CEO
Kurtz Ambulance Service
New Lenox, Illinois

 


Mr. J. Bradley Webb
Controller and General Counsel
Packey Webb Ford
Wheaton, Illinois

 


Ms. Patricia S. Wheeler
Alumna
Naperville, Illinois

 


Dr. Phyllis Wilson
Superintendent (Retired)
Joliet Public Schools District 86
Joliet, Illinois

 


Dr. Lawrence A. Wyllie
Superintendent (Retired)
Lincoln-Way Community High School District 210
New Lenox, Illinois

 


Mr. Robert W. Wysocki
Chairman of the Board
Grants Appliances, Electronics & More
Joliet, Illinois

 


Sr. Mary Jo Young, OSF
Alumna
Professor Emeritus
Elmhurst College
Elmhurst, Illinois

 


Sr. Dolores Zemont, OSF
President
Congregation of the Sisters of St. Francis
Joliet, Illinois

 

Trustees Emeritus

LaVerne S. Brown
President
Land Trends, Inc.
Joliet, Illinois

 

Thomas M. Flavin
President
Flavin and Associates
Woodridge, Illinois

 

Byron O. Lee, Jr.
President and Chief Executive Officer (Retired)
Nuclear Management and Resources Council
Washington, D.C.

 

Carolyn Tomecek Murphy
Alumna
President, Commercial Operations (Retired)
CNA Insurance Companies
Chicago, Illinois

 

Presidents Emeritus

Michael J. Vinciguerra, Ph.D. – Joliet, Illinois

James A. Doppke, Ph.D. – Libertyville, Illinois

John C. Orr, Ph.D. – Verona, Illinois