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The Illinois Student Assistance Commission (ISAC) is the state agency responsible for administering an extensive array of student financial aid programs for the state of Illinois, including the Monetary Award Program Grant (MAP) and the College Illinois!® Prepaid Tuition Program. Under the leadership of Eric Zarnikow, ISAC's Executive Director, is ISAC's staff of approximately 343 who are housed in one of three ISAC offices located in Deerfield, Springfield and Chicago.

ISAC’s total Agency Administrative Budget for FY15 is: $58,940,300

ISAC is governed by a ten (10) member commission appointed by the Governor:

COMMISSIONERS TERM AUDIT
COMMITTEE
INVESTMENT COMMITTEE
Kym M. Hubbard, Chair Term: Expires
June 30, 2015
   
Miguel del Valle,
Vice Chairman
Term: Expires
June 30, 2019
   
Mark Donovan Term: Expires
June 30, 2013
  11/ 2011 as long as Commissioner
Selamawi Asgedom Term: Expires
June 30, 2017
   
Kendall A. Griffin Term: Expires
June 30, 2015
11/ 2011 as long as Commissioner  
Kevin B. Huber Term: Expires
June 30 2015
  1/ 2012 as long as Commissioner
Verett Mims Term: Expires
June 30, 2017
  11/ 2011 as long as Commissioner
Paul Roberts Term: Expires
June 30, 2017
11/ 2011 as long as Commissioner  
Kim Savage Term: Expires
June 30, 2019
11/ 2011 as long as Commissioner  

The College Illinois! Investment Advisory Panel consists of the following members:

PANEL MEMBERS TERM
Jeanna Cullins Term: Expires April 3, 2015
Paul Hagy Term: Expires January 31, 2015
Karen Kissel Term: Expires July 8, 2017
Louis Paster Term: Expires July 8, 2017
Patrick E. Rea Term: Expires September 15, 2017
Janice Reedus Term: Expires July 21, 2017
Joy Winterfield Term: Expires January 1, 2015
ISAC Functional Subdivisions
College Access and Outreach
Executive Division
Finance and Accounting
Administrative Services
General Counsel
Human Resources & Development
Information Technology (IT)
Communications
Program Services and Operations
IL Designated Acct Purchase Program
Research Planning and Policy Analysis

 

Submitting a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Request to Karen Salas, ISAC’s FOIA Officer
Requests must be submitted in writing and can be either e-mailed to: ISAC.FOIA@isac.illinois.gov - or mailed to:
Freedom of Information Office
Illinois Student Assistance Commission
100 West Randolph, Suite 3-200
Chicago, Illinois 60601-3219
ATTN: FOIA Request

FEES: No fee for first 50 pgs. or emailed documents. 50 + pgs 15 cents per pg. Cost of disk if saved to CD.

Illinois Freedom of Information Act

Minutes and transcripts, if available, of ISAC's Commission meetings can be found in the ISAC's Governing Board: The Commission section of this web site.