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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
Anne Panomitros   
Vice President of Acade​mic and Student Affairs   

Crystal Washington    
Executive Director of Business Services    
Doug Geiger  
Dean of Student Development   
George Kinlaw  
Dean of Instruction    

Cynthia Moreno    
Associate Dean of Instruction    
Alicia Rodriguez    
Dean, Arturo Velasquez Institute    

Dena Giacometti    
Dean of Adult Education    

Silvia Villa    
Associate Dean of Adult Education    

​David Girzadas   
Dean, Engineering and Advanced Manufacturing    

Tom Panas   
Director - Financial Aid    

Rafael Godina   
Director - Enrollment Management    

Ronald Martin   
Director of Security​   

Karen Allen    
Director of Information Technology    

Erika de la Riva   
Assistant Director – Research & Planning    
Luis Bermudez
Director - Continuing Education

Lawrence Kippers    
Business Manager - College