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Dean's Advisory Council

The Dean’s Advisory Council was established to support the College of Communication. Members of the Council work with our college to understand the fields of communication and media, the future and potential of these fields. Through this collaboration, the council will increase the college’s visibility and outreach to the corporate community.

2017-2018 Council Members

Teri Arvesu
Vice-president/Director of Content 
Univision Chicago

Karen Bartuch
Motorola Solutions, Inc.
Portfolio and Project Management

Joseph C. Cappo ‘57

Lourdes Duarte ‘99
Anchor/Investigative Reporter
WGN Television

Susan Fleming '13
Senior Vice-President of Marketing

John Gehron
Chairman and COO, AccuRadio

Vicky Gordon
Interim President and CEO
Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care, Inc.

Barb Healy
Founding Manager and Media Strategist/Consultant
Healy & O’Loughlin Collabroations, LLC

Tony Hunter
President and Media Executive/ Consultant
TWH, Inc.

Walter Jacobson
Founding Member

David L. Kohn ’82
Co-Chair, Outreach Committee  
Executive Director of Public Affairs
Union League Club of Chicago

Bob Kornecki
Co-Chair, Development Committee
Champion for Chicago’s Inner-City Kids
Midtown Educational Foundation

Avis LaVelle
A. LaVelle Consulting LLC

Jim Litke
National Sports Columnist
The Associated Press

Fawn Lopez
Vice President & Publisher
Modern Healthcare

Reese Marcusson
Executive Vice President and COO

Rich Masterson

Joyce McCullough ’05, Council Chair
Co-Chair, Development Committee
Miller Group Media

Felicia Middlebrooks Hill
News Anchor
WBBM Newsradio 780

Renata Pasmanik ‘95

Bernadette Patton
Shields Meneley Partners​

George San Jose
President and COO
San Jose Group

Steve Schildwachter
Chief Marketing Officer
BrightStar Care

Suzanne Sinclair
Chief People Officer
State Auto​

Arbin Smith '00
Vantage HCM Advisory Practice Leader
The Hackett Group

Marty Wilke ‘86
President and General Manager
CBS 2 Chicago/WBBM-TV


Salma Ghanem

Paul Booth
Associate Professor, Digital Communication and Media Arts

Ron Culp
Director, PRAD Graduate Program

Graciela Kenig
Internship Program Director

Matthew Ragas
Associate Professor, Public Relations and Advertising

Shena Ramsay
Assistant Dean

Lisa Riley
Director of Development, CMN

In Memoriam

Al Golin
Chairman, GolinHarris

Albert J. Nader, ‘54
President, Questar Inc​