Board Committees

Action Requested: That the Illinois Board of Higher Education approve the establishment of an Executive Committee consistent with the framework and restrictions provided in the enabling Executive Committee Charter. Counsel also recommends that the Board authorize BBP to work with IBHE Staff to prepare JCAR provisions consistent with the construction of the Executive Committee

Proposed Executive Committee Charter Approved December 13, 2016

Executive Committee Members

Tom Cross
Jay Bergman
Jane Hays

Priorities Taskforce

Established by Chairman Cross in April, 2017, the goal of the Priorities Taskforce is to develop and implement an updated Public Agenda for College and Career Success ( IBHE master plan) that leverages policy tools used by IBHE, the Illinois Community College Board and Illinois Student Assistance Commission to include updated outcome measures, reporting, governance and incentives to ensure accountability and progress in meeting the 60x2025 goal - 60% of Illinoisans with a postsecondary credential or degree to meet the workforce demands by 2025.

Jay Bergman
Niketa Brar
Tom Cross
Sherry Eagle
Teresa Garate
Jane Hays
Dustin Heuerman
Cherilyn Murer
Claudia Quezada
Christine Wiseman (Convener)