CMI Personnel

  • Provides operational oversight and stewardship of all CMI functions.
  • Directs the CMI, maintains oversight of the CMI Advisory Board and the CMI Board of Directors.
Assistant to the President for Mission Integration
  • Communicates with the University community through the CMI website, emails and written documentation.
  • Interacts with all facets of the University and maintains communication with St. Procopius Abbey, the Diocese of Joliet, the Association of Benedictine Colleges and Universities (ABCU) and the Association of Catholic Colleges and Universities (ACCU) to determine opportunities for collaborative programming and funding.
  • Maintains assessment documentation for the Academic Quality Improvement Program (AQIP) and Ex corde Ecclesiae compliance.
  • Works as staff liaison to the Board of Trustees Mission Integration Committee.



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Center for Mission and Identity Advisory Board
  • Listens to, provides expertise and advises on mission-related issues, programming and initiatives.
  • Discusses benchmarking, assessment needs, applicable data, and continuous quality improvement of mission-related activities as found throughout the University. 
  • Identifies priorities for action and sustains ongoing growth in all aspects of institutional mission appropriate to ensure and to promote Catholic and Benedictine vision of the institution.
  • Subcommittees are often formed to address particular issues, develop new policies and/or review and assess progress on mission related initiatives.


Rev. David Turner, O.S.B., Ph.D., D.Min.(Prin.)
Special Assistant to the President
for University History and Mission

Rev. David Turner, OSB, Ph.D., D.Min
Special Asst. to the President
for University History and Missions
Phone: (630) 829-6245