Category: Politics/Government

Robert Dixon

UIS Degrees: B.A. 2013 (Political Science), M.P.A. 2017 (Public Administration)

Current Position: Director of Legislative Affairs, Illinois Emergency Management Agency

Dexter Burns

UIS Degree: B.A. 2014 (Global Studies)

Current Position: Executive Director, First Trip Inc. and Intern Manager at Center for Strategic and International Studies.

Tim Gleason

UIS Degree: B.A. 1995 (Management), Graduate Certificate 1997 (Public Management Practices), M.P.A. 2007 (Public Administration)

Current Position: City Manager of Bloomington, Illinois

Jeff Crabtree

UIS Degrees: B.A. 2003 (Political Studies), M.P.A. 2013 (Master of Public Administration)

Current Position: Political Director – Teamsters Joint Council 25

Karen Hasara

UIS Degrees: B.S. 1972 (Psychology), M.A. 1993 (Legal Studies)

Current Position: Former Member of the University of Illinois Board of Trustees, Member of The Attorney Registration and Disciplinary Commission, and the Sangamon County Efficiency Commission

John Webber

UIS Degree: M.P.A. 2002 (Public Administration)

Current Position: Recently retired from the Illinois Department of Transportation after serving as Assistant to the Secretary for Strategic Management (1999-2010) and Director of Communications (2010-14).