The State of Illinois established the Board of Trustees for Northeastern Illinois University in January of 1996. The board has the authority and responsibility to operate, manage, control and maintain Northeastern Illinois University (110 ILCS 680).
Trustee appointments may be found at the Office of Executive Appointments page.
Jim Palos, Chair
Sherry Eagle, Vice Chair
Jonathan Stein, Secretary
Shyrice Howell, Student Trustee
In accordance with Northeastern Illinois University Law (ILCS 680/25-190) Executive Accountability, the Board must complete an annual performance review of the president and any chancellors of the University. Such annual performance review must be considered when the Board contemplates a bonus, incentive-based compensation, raise, or severance agreement for the president or all chancellors of the University. (Source: P.A. 99-694, eff. 1/1/17.)
The President’s annual review is posted on the Board Meeting Materials page with the materials from the meeting at which the evaluation was completed.