Board Of Directors

AUC’s Board of Directors consists of a representative from every member institution. The board meets three times a year to review and initiate programs and establish policy. the Board’s Executive Committee manages AUC in between board meetings.


Camille Williamson

Director of Community Engagement,
Adler University

Kim Tran

Chief of Staff,
Chicago State University

Laurent Pernot

Chief of Staff, Office of the President,
Columbia College Chicago

Julie Emms

Director, Community Relations,
DePaul University

Barbara Abrajano

Director of Development and Community Engagement,
East-West University

Jess Goode

Vice President, External Affairs,
Illinois institute of Technology

Jennifer Clark

Associate Vice President, Campus and Community Planning,
Loyola University Chicago

Brisbane Rouzan

National Louis University

Jennifer Kunde

Executive Director, Government Relations,
Northwestern University

Amanda DePalma

Director, Brand Marketing,
Roosevelt University

Erin Mueller

Associate Vice President, University Advancement,
St. Xavier University

Cheryl Russell

Executive Director of Corporate, Foundation, Government and Civic Engagements,
School of the Art Institute Chicago

Dr. Margie Martyn, Ph.D.

Campus Dean,
The Chicago School of Professional Psychology

Sarah Sheehan

Executive Director, Office of Civic Engagement,
University of Chicago

Martha Gutierrez

Senior Director, Office of Public and Government Affairs
University of Illinois at Chicago

Raj C. Shah, MD

Assoc. Prof. of Family Medicine and Rush Alzheimer's Disease Ctr.
Rush University

Jennifer Mason

Vice Chancellor, Government and Community Relations
City Colleges of Chicago