Northeastern Illinois University Board of Trustees
Board and Commission Details
Assistant Secretary to the Board of Trustees and Compliance Manager
The Board of Trustees operates, manages, controls, and maintains the University in accordance with powers and duties now or hereinafter vested by law in that board.
6 years, and until successor is appointed and qualified
No more than 5 from same political party
No member of board shall hold or be employed in or appointed to any office or place under authority of Board, nor be an employee of state or federal government. Must be IL Residents.
9 voting members appointed by Governor
Elected by the board
110 ILCS 680
|Name||Member Expiration||Member Since||Affiliation||Appointed By||Position||Title||County|
|Leon, Jorge M.||01/18/2027||05/22/2023||Independent||Governor||Member|
|Howell, Shyrice||06/30/2023||07/01/2022||Student Body Vote||Member, Student Trustee|
|Rico, Jose A.||01/15/2029||01/17/2023||Democrat||Governor||Member|
|Phillips, J. Todd||01/15/2029||01/31/2023||Democrat||Governor||Member|