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Who We Are


To make an appointment with a counselor, call us at 815-753-1206 or attend an initial consultation appointment

Name Title
Brooke Ruxton Executive Director
Elizabeth Garcia Associate Director/Clinical Director
Tim Paquette Assistant Director/Training Director
Kara Britzman Staff Psychologist 
Marcia Hanlon Extra Help Counselor
Angela Kaminski Staff Social Worker
Jennifer Kestner Staff Psychologist
Mark Matuszewski Staff Psychologist
Shiraz Tata Staff Psychologist
Erica Wade Staff Counselor
Shana Ware Advocacy Services Coordinator
Jordan Burko Doctoral Intern Counselor
Maxine Carr Doctoral Intern Counselor
Melissa Meinen Doctoral Intern Counselor
Christy Allen Practicum Counselor
Matt Hussey Practicum Counselor
Riley MacDonald Practicum Counselor
Kim Major-Ford Practicum Counselor
Grace Spencer Practicum Counselor
Drew Albright Graduate Assistant
Lucy Parker Graduate Assistant

Administrative Support Staff

Name Title Phone Email
Ravea Alexis Office Support Specialist 815-753-1206
Kelsey Boll Office Support Specialist 815-753-1207
Anna Forba Administrative Aide 815-753-1208

Contact Us

Counseling and Consultation Services
Campus Life Building, room 200
8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

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