Illinois Local Project Contacts

Location Contact Email Phone
Beardstown Tammee Petersen, Director petersent@beardstown.com 217-370-3874
IMC Miguel Sarmiento, Director msarmiento@illinoismigrant.org 618-893-1922
Kankakee Edith Bender-Petty, Bilingual Director Edith-Petty@ksd111.org 815-802-7776
Parkland Charles Larenas, Director clarenas@parkland.edu
Rochelle-NIU Luciano Salem, Advocate Coordinator
Urbana Sofia Bolanos Robinette, Migrant Student Advocate sbolanosrobinette@usd116.org

Please note that due to Covid-19 our staff is working remotely. E-mail is the best form of contact during this time.


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Contact Us

Illinois Migrant Education Program
Northern Illinois University
Center for P-20 Engagement: MEP
Lowden Hall 307
1425 W. Lincoln Hwy
DeKalb, IL 60116
IMES@niu.edu
815-753-1420