As the Event and Administrative Planner, Sarah Willis provides administrative support to Melissa Gilliam and Regina Dixon-Reeves and develops, organizes, and executes events related to various diversity and academic programs.
Prior to joining the University in September 2018, Sarah served the Roosevelt University community by organizing Roosevelt's Commencement and Convocation ceremonies, as well as processing and posting all degrees for the University. She was chair of the Staff Cultural Competency taskforce, which provided guidance to staff in matters of cultural awareness and effective communication.
Sarah does not shy away from a challenge. In 2016 she completed her master’s degree in sociology from Roosevelt University, while working full-time and training for the Chicago Marathon.