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You’ll see these names and faces a lot during your time at Illinois. They’re here to help–and contribute to your success.


Undergraduate Affairs

Jim Dahl, PhD

Associate Dean, Undergraduate Affairs


Tracy Parish, D.M.A.

Associate Director, Undergraduate Affairs


Ruth Pedigo

Office Manager


Michel Watkins

Assistant Director, New Student Programs


Deanna Dale

Office Support Specialist


International Programs

Christine Gozdziak

Assistant Dean, International Programs


Dan Anderson

Associate Director, International Programs


Trang Pham

Associate Director, International Programs


Jess Hawkey

Office Manager


Technology & Management Program

John Quarton

Director, Hoeft Technology & Management Program and Academy for Entrepreneurial Leadership


Beth Leamon

Office Manager



Jana Lithgow

Assistant Dean for Advising, Registration and Student Support


Teresa D’Urso

Director, Registration & Advising


Timothy Flanagin

Academic Coordinator & Student Adviser – Finance


Nicole Del Mastro-Jeffrey

Academic Adviser – Finance


Jeff Headtke

Academic Coordinator & Student Adviser – Business Administration


Nicole Turner

Academic Adviser – Business Administration


Admissions & Records

Jewell White

Assistant Dean, Admissions & Recruiting


Phyllis Little

Associate Director, Records


Amber Moore

Admissions & Records Officer


Celeste Richardson

Administrative Clerk


Honors Programs

Robert Metzger

Interim Director, Honors & Experiential Programs