Huskie Spotlight - Staff

Jeremy Benson
STEM educator in the NIU Center for P-20 Engagement

Kathryn “Kathi” Buffington
Office Manager in Undergraduate Advising and Student Resources department

Carrie Zack
Associate director of Educator Licensure and Preparation

Julie Miller
Electronic Research Administration (eRA) coordinator for the Division of Research and Innovation Partnerships (RIPS)

Debbie Rempfer
Scholarship coordinator in the Financial Aid and Scholarship Office

Cathy Cradduck
Administrative assistant for the Division of Research and Innovation Partnerships (RIPS) vice president

Denise Burchard
Assistant to the chair of the Department of Public Administration

Gillian King-Cargile
Director of NIU STEM Read program

Katy Whitelaw
Information Technology Accessibility Officer

Leslie Pergament-Nenia
Office support specialist at NIU’s Jerry L. Johns Literacy Clinic

Nancy Brown
Building Services and Operating Staff Council

Lynn Retherford
Coordinator of Teacher Certification for the School of Music

Jay Monteiro
Assistant to the dean, College of Visual and Performing Arts

Jo Burke
Director of the NIU Art Museum

Laura Lundelius
Director of Campus Services

Mark Pietrowski
Acting director of External Programming

Karen Baker
Associate Vice President, Title IX Coordinator

Theresa LaRocco
Records Supervisor for the Graduate School

Melissa Burlingame
Assistant Director

Mark McGowan
manager of college communications

Brenda Hart
Office Administrator

Ruperto Herrera
Application Programming Analyst

Greg Barker
Director of Testing Services and Academic Affairs Research Support

Lise Schlosser
Office manager

Bill McCoy
director of the Building Ethical Leaders Using an Integrated Ethics Framework (BELIEF) Program