Board of Trustees

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

 


Chrystel L. Gavlin, J.D.
Vice Chairperson of the Board of Trustees
Alumna
Associate Judge
Circuit Court of Will County
Joliet, Illinois

 


Anthony Arellano
Teacher (Retired)
Joliet District 86
Joliet, Illinois

 


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

 


Mark D. Bass
Insurance Agent
Farmers’ Insurance Group
Lisle, Illinois

 


DeWitt Buchanan
Alumnus
CRPC® Chartered Retirement Planning Counselor
Buchanan & Associates
Shorewood, Illinois

 


Karen Ciarlette
Alumna
President, USF Alumni Association
Business Analyst
RR Donnelley
Warrenville, Illinois

 


Michael Dowd
Alumnus
Director of Operations
City Beverage
Markham, Illinois

 


Brian J. Giegerich
Vice President, Senior Private Banker
Northern Trust
Wealth Advisory Services
Oak Brook Terrace, Illinois

 


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

 


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

 


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

 


Steven Hernandez, J.D.
Senior Counsel
BP America Inc.
Naperville, Illinois

 


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

 


Sr. Dorothy Kinsella, OSF, Ph.D.
Sponsorship Trustee
Councilor for the Membership
Sisters of St. Francis of Mary Immaculate
Joliet, Illinois

 


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

 


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

 


Karl Maurer
Financial Advisor
Oak Brook, Illinois

 


Candice Rosen
President and CEO
Candice Rosen Health Counseling
La Canada Flintridge, California

 


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

 


Paramjit (PJ) Sidhu
Administrator
Joliet Oncology Hematology Associates, Ltd.
Joliet, Illinois

 


Cheryl Stepney
Senior Data Architect
SDG
Golden Valley, Minnesota

 


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

 


Michael Turk
President
Turk Furniture
Joliet, Illinois

 


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

 


Anthony Villa
Alumnus
CEO
Insuresoft
University Park, Illinois

 


Patricia S. Wheeler
Alumna
Naperville, Illinois

 


Phyllis M. Wilson, Ph.D.
Capella University
Adjunct Professor
Wilson & Associates Educational Consulting Services
Educational Strategist
Joliet, Illinois

 


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

 


Robert W. Wysocki
Owner
Grants Appliances, Electronics & More
Joliet, Illinois

 


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

 


Sr. Dolores Zemont, OSF
Sponsorship Trustee
President
Sisters of St. Francis of Mary Immaculate
Joliet, Illinois

 

Trustees Emeritus

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

 

Officers of the Corporation

Kathleen J. McGowan – President
Arvid C. Johnson – Secretary
Elizabeth Laken, Vice President of Administration and Finance – Treasurer