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  • Leadership lived: Aaron Boyd

    Leadership lived: Aaron Boyd

  • Leadership lived: Ciara Koepke

    Leadership lived: Ciara Koepke

  • Leadership lived: Madison Stone

    Leadership lived: Madison Stone

  • Leadership lived: Mel Clark

    Leadership lived: Mel Clark

  • Leadership lived: Nick Zambito

    Leadership lived: Nick Zambito

  • Leadership lived: Suparna Banerjee

    Leadership lived: Suparna Banerjee

Beautiful Campus: UIS Sculptures

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Leadership lived feature

Leadership lived

University of Illinois Springfield psychology major Danielle Gibbs admits that she’s a “very busy person.” She is a facility lead for UIS Campus Recreation where she supervises shifts and helps plan special events at The Recreation and Athletic Center (TRAC). Gibbs is the secretary, historian and a founding member of the Chi… Read more »

Class of 2016 Report


Baccalaureate degrees conferred


Graduating class for whom an outcomes destination is known


Working full-time or part-time


Continuing education at national or regional university

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Nathan Piper

Nathan Piper

UIS Degrees: B.A. 2012 (Political Science)

Current Position: Communications Specialist with the Illinois Municipal League

Crystal Creswell

Crystal Creswell

UIS Degrees: M.A. 2009 (Business Administration), MBA 2001 (Business Management)

Current Position: Operations Manager for the Memorial Center for Learning and Innovation (MCLI)

Dalitso Sulamoyo

Dalitso Sulamoyo

UIS Degrees: M.A. 1999 (Political Studies), M.P.A. 2002 (Public Administration)

Current Position: CEO, Champaign County Regional Planning Commission

Colleen Kelly

Colleen Kelly

UIS Degrees: M.A. 1985 (Community Arts Management)

Current Position: Senior Director of Advancement and Communications, Georgia O’Keeffe Museum

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