Category: Education

A.D. Carson

UIS Degree: M.P.A. 2008 (Public Administration)

Current Position: Assistant Professor of Hip-Hop, University of Virginia

Sherri McLaughlin

UIS Degree: M.A. 1998 (Human Development Counseling)

Current Position: School Counselor at Jacksonville High School and President of the Illinois School Counseling Association

Denise Yates

UIS Degrees: B.A. 1996 (Child, Family & Community Services)

Current Position: Director for Programs, University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine, Office of Graduate Diversity Programs

Betsy Goulet

UIS Degrees: B.A. 1983, M.A. 1992, Ph.D. 2014

Current Position: UIS Research Assistant Professor, Center for State Policy and Leadership/College of Public Affairs and Administration & Coordinator, Child Advocacy Studies Curriculum

Neil Calderon

UIS Degree: B.A. 2002 (Political Studies), M.S. 2010 (Educational Leadership)

Current Position: Social Studies Teacher – Springfield Southeast High School

Gina DeCroix Russell

UIS Degrees: B.A. 2002 (Communication), M.A. 2003 (Communication)

Current Position: Ballet Mistress at Springfield Ballet Company, Instructor/Choreographer at Dance Arts Studio, and Assistant Instructional Professor (Ballet II) at Illinois State University.

Craig McFarland

UIS Degree: B.A. 2009 (Political Science), M.A. 2011 (Political Science)

Current Position: Academic Adviser/ Program Coordinator – College of Liberal Arts and Sciences; University of Illinois Springfield