Alumni Leadership Council

The College of Media is pleased to recognize the following alumni for their service on the Alumni Leadership Council:

  • Suzanne Bates (BS ’77, journalism), Chief Executive Officer, Bates Communication
  • Alex Iniguez (BS ’11, journalism), Senior Editor, National Hockey League, The Athletic
  • Dave Kissel (BS ’85, journalism), Global Business Lead, DDB
  • Emma Miller (BS ’08, media studies), Senior Vice President of Scripted Development and Programing, AMC Networks
  • Carol Hillsman Sagers (BS ’79, advertising), Principal Consultant, CHS Marketing Consultants
  • James E. Schlueter (BS ’80, journalism), Director, Technology Communications, Boeing Commercial Airplane Group (Retired)

To learn more, please call 217-244-5466, or email Deanne Johnson, Assistant Dean for Advancement, at