IIN Council

The purpose of the Illinois Innovation Network Council is to oversee and guide the activities of the Illinois Innovation Network driving research and innovation, workforce development, and economic growth throughout the state utilizing collaborative research, public-private partnerships, entrepreneurship, and educational and training programs.

Jerry Blazey

JERRY BLAZEY

Northern Illinois University

Gary Kinsel

GARY KINSEL

Southern Illinois University Carbondale

Denise Cobb

DENISE COBB

Southern Illinois University Edwardsville

Ryan Hendrickson

RYAN HENDRICKSON

Eastern Illinois University

Susan Martinis

SUSAN MARTINIS

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

TJ Augustine

TJ AUGUSTINE

University of Illinois at Chicago

Bruce Sommer

BRUCE SOMMER

University of Illinois at Springfield

Joe Rives

JOE RIVES

Western Illinois University

John Baur

JOHN BAUR

Illinois State University

Mary Daniels

MARY DANIELS

Chicago State University

Mike Bedell

MIKE BEDELL

Northeastern Illinois University

Matt Bell

MATT BELL

Discovery Partners Institute

Beth Cada

BETH CADA

Governors State University

Ryan Spain

RYAN SPAIN

Peoria Innovation Hub

Alex Stagnaro-Green

ALEX STAGNARO-GREEN

UIC Health Sciences Rockford