Dr. Cynthia K. Barron is a leadership coach with the UIC College of Education Urban Education Leadership program. In the role of coach, Dr. Barron supports Ed.D. candidates through internships in their quest to become transformational school leaders.
Dana has worked with Dr. Norma Lopez-Reyna and Dr. Mary Bay for 12 years at The Monarch Center, National Outreach and Technical Assistance Center on Discretionary Awards for Minority Institutions housed at UIC.
Ruby Camacho serves as the Associate Director at the Center for Literacy & AmeriCorps Program Director. She collaborates with Center-affiliated principal investigators to develop grant proposals that expand current Center activities and implement new literacy programs.
Alejandra manages operations for the Departments of Educational Policy Studies, Educational Psychology and Special Education.
Dr. Nancy Carter-Hill is a leadership coach with UIC's Urban Education Leadership Program, where she successfully mentors students through principal residencies and school leadership positions in diverse school environments.
Shelby Cosner is an Associate Professor of Educational Organization and Leadership in the Department of Educational Policy Studies.
Lisa Cushing's research and teaching interests focus on increasing the quality of life for individuals with significant disabilities through the improvement of educational, social and behavioral outcomes in inclusive settings.
Jennifer DeLago is the Coordinator of Advising and Registration at the College of Education. Born and raised in Chicago, she has worked in the College of Education for 15 years as an academic advisor by being an advocate for students that positively impacts student learning.