Chancellor and Immediate Staff
Office of the Chancellor
- Phyllis Mischo, Assistant to the Chancellor
- Adam Bear, Administrative Aide
- Karen Bilbo, Office Manager
Chancellor’s liaison to the Divisions of Intercollegiate Athletics, Facilities and Services, and Public Safety; responsible for Willard Airport and Campus Parking; advising and liaison for governmental relations; Chancellor’s liaison to the Champaign County Convention and Visitor’s Bureau; University’s representative on regional emergency planning agencies.
Campus spokeswoman; responsible for the Office of Public Affairs and its units: News Bureau, Creative Services, Web Services, Video Services, Big Ten Network productions, and the UI-7 Cable TV station; Illinois Identity Standards.
Chancellor’s liaison to the Board of Trustees Office and Freedom of Information Act; provides oversight of public engagement for the campus as well as oversees several units that report to the Chancellor, such as the Office of Diversity, Equity and Access, the Academic Senate Office, the Police Training Institute, the Chancellor’s Office of Special Events, Swanlund Human Resources Shared Services Center and the Fire Service Institute.
Planning, budgeting and implementing major campus events, including Commencement
- Anna Simon, Associate Director of Special Events
- Lori Frost, Assistant Director of Special Events
- Jodi Ferris, Office Manager