Board of Trustees

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

Arthur Scheuber
Vice Chairperson of the Board of Trustees

Alumnus
Prior Vice President for Administration
Marquette University
Milwaukee, Wisconsin

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
Managing Director
Safe Harbor Retirement Consultants, LLC
Channahon, Illinois

Michael Dowd
Alumnus
Director of Operations
City Beverage
Markham, Illinois

Chrystel L. Gavlin, J.D.
Alumna
Associate Judge
Circuit Court of Will County
Joliet, 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

Sr. MaryAnn Jerkofsky, OSF, Ph.D.
Admissions Department
Our Lady of Angels Retirement Home
Joliet, Illinois

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

Rev. James B. Lewis, O.Carm.
Rector
Chicago, Illinois

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

Karl Maurer
Financial Advisor
Oak Brook, Illinois

Cheryl McCarthy, Ph.D.
Alumna
Superintendent
Joliet Township High School #204
Joliet, Illinois

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

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

Cheryl Stepney
Senior Data Architect
SDG
Golden Valley, Minnesota

Dan Stevenson, CFA
Regional Market President
Midland States Bank
Joliet, Illinois

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

Shawn Walsh, Ed.D.
Ex Officio Member as President of the Alumni Association
Regional Superintendent of Schools
Will County Regional Office of Education
New Lenox, 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

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

James A. Doppke, Ph.D. – Libertyville, Illinois
John C. Orr, Ph.D. – Verona, Illinois
Michael J. Vinciguerra, Ph.D. – Joliet, Illinois

 

Officers of the Corporation

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