POLS Advisory Board

Political Science Advisory Board

Gregory Brady, JD

Deputy General Counsel for Administration 
Northern Illinois University


John J. Brandon

Director, Regional Cooperation Programs and
Associate Director, Washington, D.C.
The Asia Foundation


Richard Doherty, JD 


Krista Edwards, JD

former partner, Sidley and Austin LLP, Washington, D.C.


Dr. Jason Jividen

Associate Professor of Politics
Saint Vincent College


Dr. Robin Kelly

Congresswoman, Illinois' 2nd District
U.S. House of Representatives


Dr. Clark Neher

Emeritus Professor of Political Science
Northern Illinois University

Christopher Nelson

Manager of Government & Regulatory Affairs
Comcast Cable


Carlos Ortiz, JD

Hinshaw & Culbertson, LLD


Dr. John G. Peters

President Emeritus
Northern Illinois University


Dave Rasmussen

Alcatel-Lucent, retired


Dr. Jim Scott

Herman Brown Chair and Professor of Political Science
Texas Christian University


Jeffrey Yordon

Chairman, CEO and President
Sagent Pharmaceuticals