Recruitment & Admissions Staff

Katrina Hagler

Katrina Hagler, Director of Recruitment and Admissions
Oversees recruitment and admissions for the School's degree programs
102 LIS
(217) 244-3432

"My favorite part of the job is working with students from point of inquiry, to enrollment, to graduation! It's so exciting to see the transformation in students after completing our program."

Penny Ames

Penny Ames, Admissions & Records Coordinator
Supports admissions and student records
101 LIS
(217) 333-7197

"Seeing our current students grow through their studies and experiences while in the program is amazing! They develop into leaders, researchers, and information specialists before our eyes."

Troy Driskell

Troy Driskell, Office Manager
Supports admissions and student records
112D LIS
(217) 300-3832

"Helping our current students succeed and grow from their date of admission to graduation is a wonderful experience, and it is amazing to see how our students tailor their program to their individual needs."

Dimitria Johnson

Dimitria Johnson, Office Support Specialist in Admissions and Records
Contact for application inquiries and transcripts
112 LIS
(217) 333-4634

"My favorite part of my job is receiving an email from applicants who just found out they were accepted into the iSchool. Their excitement makes my day."

Emma Kopko

Emma Kopko, Assistant Director of Recruitment and Admissions
Works with students throughout the admissions process

"The part of my job that is most exciting is seeing students’ hard work and passion come together during their graduate education and knowing all the resources available at iSchool will help them achieve success as well as their academic and professional goals."



John Milas, Office Support Specialist
Supports admissions and student records

"I'm excited to work in admissions and support students as they take the next step in their academic career."