Shimer College

May 05, 2014

Shimer College Announces a New Chair of the Board of Trustees

Chris Vaughan is an alum and the co-founder of a Chicago consulting company for  marketing and advertising agencies

Shimer College is proud to announce that Chris Vaughan is the new Chair of the Shimer Board of Trustees. Chris’s appointment was announced by Sally Brown, former Chair, at Commencement on May 3, 2014.

Chris Vaughan is a Shimer graduate and co-founder and senior strategist at Sequence Consulting, a Chicago-based firm that advises marketing and advertising agencies. He earned a Master’s and a Ph.D. from Indiana University.

In her announcement, Sally Brown praised Chris’ leadership on the Board since he became a member in 2012.  As Chair of the Marketing Committee, Chris oversaw the comprehensive redesign of the Shimer College website. He is also Chair of the Strategic Planning Committee.

Other officers of the Board were also elected. Edie Barschi is Vice-Chair, Chris English will serve as Treasurer, and Mary Lou Kennedy continues in her role as Secretary. Click here for biographical information for these and all members of the Board.