Board of Trustees

The University of St. Francis Board of Trustees oversees and guides USF in fulfillment of its educational mission.

male headshot

Joseph T. Mallof
Chairperson of the Board
President and CEO
Word Kitchen, LLC (Retired)
Sarasota, Florida

female headshot

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

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

male headshot

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

male headshot

Michael Brennan
Alumnus
Vice President (Retired)
Goldman Sachs
Chicago, Illinois

male headshot

Myron Brick
Chief Strategic Officer
The Advis Group
Mokena, Illinois

female headshot

Sr. Sue Bruno, OSF
Sponsorship Trustee
Sisters of St. Francis of Mary Immaculate
Joliet, Illinois

male headshot

Edward Dollinger
Financial Advisor
Edward Jones Investments
Joliet, Illinois

male headshot

Robert Erickson
Chief Executive Officer
AMITA Health Saint Joseph Medical Center
Joliet, Illinois

female headshot

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

male headshot

Scott Holdman
Alumnus
Vice President & General Manager
AAR Corp
Elmhurst, Illinois

female headshot

Sr. MaryAnn Jerkofsky, OSF, Ph.D.
Assistant to the Coordinator for Sisters
Our Lady of Angels Retirement Home
Joliet, Illinois

male headshot

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

male headshot

Rev. James B. Lewis, O.Carm.
Rector
Mount Carmel High School
Chicago, Illinois

female headshot

Caroline Portlock
Alumnus
Director
Workforce Investment Board of Will County
Joliet, Illinois

female headshot

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

male headshot

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

female headshot

Cheryl Stepney
President/Data Scientist
Empowerment Associates
Bloomington, Minnesota

male headshot

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

male headshot

Daniel T. Streitz, DDS, MAGD
Streitz Dental Arts
Joliet, Illinois

female headshot

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

male headshot

Michael Turk
President
Turk Furniture
Joliet, Illinois

female headshot

Patricia S. Wheeler
Alumna
Naperville, Illinois

female headshot

Colleen Wyse
Alumna
Philadelphia Trunk Show
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

female headshot

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

female headshot

Sr. Dolores Zemont, OSF
Sponsorship Trustee
Congregation 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

Arthur F. Scheuber – President
Arvid C. Johnson – Secretary
Julee Gard, Vice President of Administration and Finance – Treasurer