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Administrative Personnel


Director’s Office

Jim Schultz
Assistant Director
Andria Winters
Chief of Staff
Heidi Brown-McCreery
Chief Internal Auditor
Chief Operating Officer
Mike Hoffman
General Counsel
Justin Heather
Communications Director
Steve Savage
Legislative Affairs
Andrew Perkins
Grants Management Unit
Paul Orama
Policy Development, Planning & Research
Emily Monk (Acting)
Office of Accountability
Phil Wyatt (Acting)
Office of Marketing
Emily Monk (Acting)
Chief Financial Officer
Anita Patel
Policy Procurement Officer
Rick Rogers
Human Resources
Kent Bozarth
Chief Information Officer
Kevin Harrison
Management Operations
Frank Soto
Illinois Film Office
Christine Dudley
Office of Trade & Investment
John DeBlasio
Coal Development & Marketing
Mike Murphy (Acting)
Entrepreneurship, Innovation & Technology
Esther King
Office of Urban Assistance
Emily Monk (Acting)
Office of Women’s Business Development
Office of Energy Assistance
John Knox (Acting)
Office of EO Monitoring & Compliance
Emily Monk (Acting)

DCEO Offices

Regional Economic Development
Antonio Baxton (Acting)
Business Development
Mark Gauss (Acting)
Community Development
Frankie Atwater (Acting)
Energy & Recycling
Molly Lunn (Acting)
Cory Jobe 
Employment & Training
Julio Rodriguez (Acting)