The School of Information Studies (SOIS) advisory board meets four times a year to review possibilities about program expansion and review of existing projects.

Carolyn Anthony 

Public Library Consultant

Brian Bannon 

Commissioner, Chicago Public Library

Alice Calabrese Berry  

President, Board of Trustees, River Forest Public Library 



Deirdre Brennan 

Executive Director, Reaching Across Illinois Library System

Jan Chindlund
Library Dean, Columbia College Chicago

Michelle Frisque 
Chief of Technology, Content and Innovation, Chicago Public Library

Carla J. Funk 

Executive Director 
Emerita, Medical Library Association 



Jamie LaRue 

Director, Office for Intellectual Freedom, American Library Association

Jenny Levine
Executive Director, Library and Information Technology Association, American Library Association

Kate Marek, ex-officio
Director and Professor, Dominican University School of Information Studies



Sarah M. Pritchard 

Dean of Libraries and Charles Deering McCormick University Librarian, Northwestern University Library



Bernard Reilly 

President, Center for Research Libraries



Scott Walter 

University Librarian, DePaul University