Faculty and Staff
Linda Reneé Baker, who held key managerial positions under three Illinois governors, joined the Paul Simon Public Policy Institute on March 18, 2003 after stepping down as the secretary of Illinois´ largest state agency, the Department of Human Services, a post ...read full profile >>
Marketing and Communications Coordinator
Cary Day is the Marketing and Communications Coordinator for the Paul Simon Public Policy Institute at SIU Carbondale. Prior to being hired as the M&C Coordinator for the Institute, she held positions as a student and graduate student at the Institute while working on ...read full profile >>
Carol Greenlee joined the Paul Simon Public Policy Institute in January 2012 as Project Coordinator. Prior to that, she was an Outreach Specialist with the Illinois Student Assistance Commission. Greenlee also previously interned at the Simon Institute as a graduate ...read full profile >>
Office: PSPPI/Forestry Bldg.
Visiting professor John S. Jackson has had a four decade career as a teacher, researcher and administrator at SIUC. Jackson became Southern Illinois University Carbondale's 17th chancellor on June 5, 1999. A political scientist by training, he enjoyed a myriad of ...read full profile >>
Jak Tichenor is a veteran broadcast journalist who spent the majority of his reporting career at WSIU Public Television in Carbondale, Illinois, the Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) member station licensed to the Southern Illinois University Board of Trustees. He joined the ...read full profile >>