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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
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        

Trish Aumann 
Director of Strategic Initiatives    

Erika de la Riva      
Assistant Director – Research & Planning        
Lawrence Kippers      
Business Manager - College        

Ericka Williams
Human Resources Business Partner