About the University

Composition of Steering Committee

Administrative Review and Restructuring Implementation Steering Committee

Paula Allen-Meares
Vice President and Chancellor
University of Illinois at Chicago

Harry Berman
Vice President and Chancellor (Interim)
University of Illinois at Springfield

Robert Easter
Vice President and Chancellor (Interim)
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Joe Garcia
Vice President for Health Affairs (Interim)
University of Illinois Administration

Avijit Ghosh
Special Assistant to the President
University of Illinois Administration

Michael Hogan (Chair)
President
University of Illinois

Walter Knorr
Vice President, CFO, and Comptroller
University of Illinois Administration

Mrinalini Rao
Vice President for Academic Affairs
University of Illinois Administration

Matthew Wheeler
Chair of University Senates Conference; Professor
University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign

Ex officio members
Stanley Ikenberry
Special Assistant to the President; President Emeritus
University of Illinois Administration

Lisa Troyer
Executive Assistant to the President
University of Illinois Administration

Capital Programs Implementation Team

David Barrows
Executive Director, Facilities and Services
University of Illinois at Springfield

Michael Bass (Chair)
Senior Associate Vice President, Capital Programs and Real Estate
University of Illinois Administration

John Dempsey
Executive Director, Facilities and Services,
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign


Mark Donovan
Vice Chancellor for Administrative Services; Executive Director, Facilities Management
University of Illinois at Chicago

John Hiltscher
Director, Project Management Services (Interim)
University of Illinois at Chicago

Clark Wise
Director, Construction Management
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Ex officio member
Avijit Ghosh

Special Assistant to the President
University of Illinois Administration

Human Resources Implementation Team

Elyne Cole
Associate Provost for Human Resources
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Avijit Ghosh (Chair)
Special Assistant to the President
University of Illinois Administration

Robert Lael
Director of Human Resources (Acting)
University of Illinois at Springfield

Margaret O'Donoghue
Associate Chancellor
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Maureen Parks
Executive Director of Human Resources; Associate Vice President
University of Illinois Administration

Todd Van Neck
Director, Budgeting and Program Analysis
University of Illinois at Chicago

Angela Yudt
Director, Faculty Affairs Human Resources
University of Illinois at Chicago

Committee Staff
Wayne Stahl
Visiting Director of Organizational Development, University Office of Human Resources
University of Illinois Administration

Information Technology Implementation Team

Roy Campbell
Professor, Computer Science
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Farokh Eslahi
Associate Provost for Information Technology
University of Illinois at Springfield

Cynthia Herrera Lindstrom
Co-Director, Academic Computing and Communications Center (Interim)
University of Illinois at Chicago

Michael Hites
Executive Chief Information Officer
Associate Vice President, Administrative Information Technology Services
University of Illinois Administration

Sally Jackson
Chief Information Officer; Associate Provost
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Walter Knorr (Chair)
Vice President, Chief Financial Officer, and Comptroller
University of Illinois Administration

Rose Ann Laureto
Chief Information Officer
University of Illinois Medical Center

Procurement Implementation Team

Douglas Beckmann (Chair)
Senior Associate Vice President, Business and Finance
University of Illinois Administration

Michael Bloechle
Director, Business Services
University of Illinois at Springfield

Michael Devocelle
Director, Contracts and Purchasing
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Sandra Ehler
Executive Director, University Payables
University of Illinois Administration

Heather Haberaecker
Assistant Vice President, Business and Finance
University of Illinois Administration

Rosella Murton
Director, University Sourcing
University of Illinois Administration

Barbara Roemer
Associate Director, Procurement Systems
University of Illinois Administration

Maxine Sandretto
Assistant Vice President, Business and Finance
University of Illinois Administration

Eugene Suwanski
Director, Purchasing (Interim)
University of Illinois at Chicago