Meet the Recruitment and Outreach Team

Michele Brown, Director (View profile.)
Office: Room 1744 Des Plaines

B.A. Illinois State University, Normal, IL
M.A. University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA

Rebel Campbell Barber, Student Recruitment and Outreach Specialist

Rebel Campbell Barber
Office: Room 1750, Des Plaines

B.A. University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY
M.A. The Chicago School of Professional Psychology, Chicago, IL

Rebel works with adult students, as well as prospective students from the following high schools:
Glenbrook North
Glenbrook South
New Trier
Niles North
Niles West
Private High Schools

Nicci Cisarik, Senior Student Recruitment and Outreach Specialist

Nicci Cisarik
Office: Room 1741, Des Plaines

B.A. Dominican University, River Forest, IL
M.S. Indiana State University, Terre Haute, IN

Nicci works with the following:
Campus events
Guaranteed admissions and pathways (such as the Engineering Pathways to UIUC)
New Student Orientation
Student Ambassador Program
TargetX CRM

Daisy Flores, Student Recruitment and Outreach Specialist

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Office: Room 1745, Des Plaines

A.A. Rock Valley Community College
B.A. Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, IL
M.A. Lewis University, Romeoville, IL

Daisy works with prospective students from the following high schools and groups:
Maine East
Maine South
Maine West
Chicago Public High Schools
Spanish speaking populations
Undocumented/DACA Students

Karin Kushino, Student Recruitment and Outreach Assistant

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Office: Room A100, Enrollment Center, Skokie

 B.A. Northeastern Illinois University, Chicago, IL
M.A. DeVry University, Chicago, IL

Karin works with prospective students visiting the Skokie campus and students from the following:
Evanston Township High School
ESL completers transitioning to credit classes
GED completers transitioning to credit classes

Emily Slaw, Student Recruitment and Outreach Assistant

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Office: 1752, Des Plaines

B.A. and M.A. DePaul University, Chicago, IL

Emily works with prospective students visiting the Des Plaines campus and students from the following:
Dual Credit (students taking Oakton courses in their high school)
Concurrently Enrolled (high school students taking courses at Oakton)
Home-schooled students
Students with physical and learning disabilities
Students completing prerequisites for Oakton’s limited enrollment health career programs