Faculty & Staff
Since 2010, Stephanie Elpers Chipman has served as a member of the executive leadership team at Illinois College. During that time, the College has realized a 32% increase in overall enrollment and subsequent growth in net tuition revenue, doubled annual fund giving, launched new majors and programs, and solidified brand identity. Her current role as Vice President of External Relations is one of thirteen progressively expanding titles she has held at four institutions in her career. Her portfolio currently includes the offices of admission, student financial services, marketing and communication, campus events, the spirit store, and development and alumni relations. She frequently presents at conferences on collaborative leadership, enrollment management, working with introverts, and navigating transitions. Stephanie resides in historic Jacksonville, Illinois, with her husband and daughter and enjoys spending her off-campus time cooking, traveling, and practicing yoga.