OAD Steering Committee

The OAD Steering Committee represents all undergraduate colleges and support programs at UIC. The OAD Steering Committee is intended to provide a platform for every college and support program to work together for the betterment of the advising community and to ensure that the community remains committed to professional development. The committee members fully participate in developing and delivering the year’s activities.

Current members of the OAD Steering Committee are:

  • Nick Ardinger, Campus Housing
  • Bahar Baniasad, Academic Center for Excellence (ACE)
  • Paula Benton Pierce, TRIO Program
  • Eliza Callahan, Honors College
  • Aly Chevereny, College of Business Administration
  • Jennifer Del Lago, College of Education
  • Anya Cruz, LAS Pre-Professional Advising
  • Clare Delaney, College of Nursing
  • Florencio Diaz, Department of Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Sciences
  • Scott Fetters, UIC Global
  • Patricia Francey, Guaranteed Admissions Transfer
  • Jessica Justman, UIC Global
  • Sharon Hayes, College of Urban Planning and Public Affairs
  • Jaime Holland, College of Urban Planning and Public Affairs
  • Elizabeth Houlihan, Office of First Year Initiatives
  • Jennifer Juarez, Latin American Recruitment and Educational Services (LARES)
  • Katie Michel, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
  • Patricia Pisman, College of Applied Health Sciences
  • Elizabeth Salvi, College of Architecture, Design, and the Arts
  • Elsa Soto, College of Engineering
  • Melissa Tag, School of Public Health
  • Khalilah Young, CHANCE Program
  • Josephine Volpe, Chair, Office for Advising Development