Officers and Committees

Current CAP Offficers

Chair: Brian Brauer
Vice-Chair: Brent West
Secretary: Lisa Merrifield
Communications Officer: Maggie Jarvis
Grievance Officer: Ann  Jones
Assistant Grievance Officer: William Schlaack
At-Large Member: Mindy Spencer

CAP Committees

CAPE Awards: Carl Baker (Chair)
Communications Committee: Maggie Jarvis (Chair), Mindy Spencer, George Gottschalk, Lisa Merrifield, Crystal Zulauf, Ann Jones
Procedures and Elections: Micah Kenfield (Chair), Brian Brauer, Maggie Jarvis

Academic Senate Committees

Admissions:Kristi McDuffie
Budget Committee:Mark Anderson
Campus Operations:
Jenny Ehrnthaller
Committee on Committees :
 Tim Flanagin
Elections and Credentials:  Mary Barker
Equal Opportunity and Inclusion: Tina Cowsert
Faculty and Academic Staff Benefits:  Ellen J. de Waard
General University Policy :  Tina Rolfe
Information Technology: Mike Bohlman
Public Engagement and Institutional Advancement:  Chantelle Thompson
University Statutes & Senate Procedures: Wendy Harris
University Student Life: Robert King 
Joint Committee on Investment, Licensing, and Naming Rights:Wenzhong Jiang

Historical Listing of Officers


2018-2019
Chair:
 Amy Hovious
Vice-Chair: Rebecca Ferrell
Secretary: Micah Kenfield
Communications Officer: Maggie Jarvis
Grievance Officer: Chantelle Thompson
Assistant Grievance Officer: VACANT
At-Large Member: George Gottschalk

2017-2018
Chair: Jeffrey Stein
Vice-Chair: Rebecca Ferrell
Secretary: Jenny Erhnthaller
Communications Officer: Amy Hovious
Grievance Officer: Tanisha King Taylor
Assistant Grievance Officer: Chantelle Thompson
At-Large Member: Rick Atterberry

2016-2017
Chair: Jeffrey Stein
Vice-Chair: Tracy Parish
Secretary: Elizabeth Rockman
Communications Officer: Mindy Spencer
Grievance Officer: Tanisha King Taylor
Assistant Grievance Officer: Wendy White
At-Large Member: Rick Atterberry

2015-2016
Chair: Mike Bohlmann
Vice-Chair: Richard Gegg
Secretary: Elizabeth Rockman
Communications Officer: Maeve Reilly
Grievance Officer: Beth Hall
Assistant Grievance Officer: Jeffrey Stein
Member of CAP Executive Committee: Melissa Madsen

2014-2015
Chair: Melissa Madsen
Vice-Chair: Todd Spinner / Richard Gegg
Secretary: Kingsley Allan
Communications Officer: Mike Bohlmann
Grievance Officer: Sue Key
Assistant Grievance Officer: Veronica Kann
Member of CAP Executive Committee: Konstantinos Yfantis

2013-2014
Chair: Melissa Madsen
Vice-Chair: Linda Smith
Secretary: Kingsley Allan
Communications Officer: Jim Witte
Grievance Officer: Sue Key
Assistant Grievance Officer: Veronica Kann
Member of CAP Executive Committee: Konstantinos Yfantis

2012-2013
Chair: Konstantinos Yfantis
Vice-Chair: Linda Smith
Secretary: Kingsley Allan
Communications Officer: Melissa Madsen
Grievance Officer: Sue Key
Assistant Grievance Officer: Sandra Carroll

2011-2012
Chair: Rick Atterberry
Vice-Chair: Konstantinos Yfantis
Secretary: Kingsley Allan
Communications Officer: Melissa Madsen
Grievance Officer: Karen McLaughlin, Sandra Carroll
Assistant Grievance Officer: Sandra Carroll, Jonathan Howell

2010-2011
Chair: Rick Atterberry
Vice-Chair: Konstantinos Yfantis
Secretary: Kingsley Allan
Communications Officer: Julia Stackler, Melissa Madsen
Grievance Officer: Karen McLaughlin

2009-2010
Chair: Jim Endress
Vice-Chair: Tom Korder
Secretary: Kingsley Allan
Communications Officer: Julia Stackler
Grievance Officer: Karen McLaughlin

2008-2009
Chair: Tom Korder
Vice-Chair: Jim Endress
Secretary: Sandra Moore
Communications Officer: Chadwick Howard/Julia Stackler
Grievance Officer: Karen McLaughlin

2007-2008
Chair: Tom Korder
Vice-Chair: Susan Michaels
Secretary: Sandra Moore
Communications Officer: Mary Yeazel
Grievance Officer: Mike Wonderlich

2006-2007
Chair: Jim Endress
Vice-Chair: Rebecca Bryant
Secretary: Rick Atterberry
Communications Officer: Mary Yeazel
Grievance Officer: Vera Mainz

2005-2006
Chair: Jim Endress
Vice-Chair: Jane White
Secretary: Rick Atterberry
Communications Officer: Marla McKinney
Grievance Officer: Vera Mainz

2004-2005
Chair: David Robson
Vice-Chair: Chris Migotsky
Secretary: Rick Atterberry
Communications Officer: Marla McKinney
Grievance Officer: Vera Mainz

2003-2004
Chair: David Robson
Vice-Chair: Jeannette Beck
Secretary: Danda Beard
Communications Officer: Marla McKinney
Grievance Officer: Vera Mainz

2002-2003
Chair: Glen Whitmer
Vice-Chair: David Robson
Secretary: Danda Beard
Communications Officer: Marla McKinney
Grievance Officer: Vera Mainz

The Council of Academic Professionals (CAP) is an elected assembly serving the interests of full-time, part-time, and retired academic professionals at Illinois. We provide direct and concerted communication between academic professional staff and administrative officers of the University. We are the voice of Academic Professionals (APs).