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Presi​dent - Janine E. Janosky, Ph.D.​

Janine E. Janosky, Ph.D. serves as the President of Richard J. Daley College.       
President Janosky has over 30 years of experience in higher education and biomedical innovation; serving in executive leadership positions in higher education as well as businesses. President Janosky is an expert in developing and implementing programs and initiatives and higher education strategic directions, including leveraging public-private-philanthropic partnerships, specifically workforce and job readiness programs and stackable academic credentials.      
Prior to joining Richard J. Daley College, she served in a number of faculty and executive leadership positions at institutions of higher education and non-profits as well as being the founder of a for-profit company. President Janosky’s leadership has been broadly impactful. Specifically, her national model for public-private-philanthropic partnerships was recognized in Forbes and earned her a United States White House Champion of Change. She has been honored by a number of other state and national awards throughout her career.       
President Janosky serves in a number of board leadership roles including the Dispute Resolution Panel for Medical Devices, the United States Food and Drug Administration, and as the Past Chair and member of the board of ATHENA International, and many more. She has authored or co-authored more than 175 biomedical peer-reviewed publications, published a scholarly book, and has secured as a Principal Investigator or as a Co-Investigator on more than 50 federally-funded grants and contracts. Dr. Janosky holds a doctorate in educational research methodology from the University of Pittsburgh, a master’s in psychology from Marshall University, and a bachelor’s in psychology from Duquesne University.
Richard J. Daley College Leadership

George Kinlaw     
Interim Vice President of Academic & Student Affairs          
Crystal Washington        
Vice President of Finance & Operations
Douglas Geiger       
Dean of Student Development        
David Girzadas     
Dean of Engineering & Advanced Manufacturing                
Cynthia Moreno        
Interim Dean of Instruction         
Alicia Rodriguez         
Dean of Arturo Velasquez Institute         
Alnierys Venegas
Interim Dean of Adult Education         
Gardenia Rangel
Interim Associate Dean of Instruction
Jameta Rogers
Assistant Dean of Student Development
Associate Dean of Adult Education 
Karen Allen    
Director of Information Technology         
Patricia Aumann 
Director of Strategic Initiatives      
Gabriela Cruz
Interim Director of Financial Aid         
Erika de la Riva
Director of Research & Planning                 
Rafael Jesse Godina     
Director of Enrollment Management         
Silvia Villa      
Interim Director of Continuing Education         
Ericka Williams
Human Resources Business Partner 
Michael Jankowski
Executive Office Manager, Office of the President