Ron Elling, M.S.
Ron joined the Department in late July, 2008 as Operations Manager with responsibilities for budgeting, purchasing, process management and staff oversight.
He has previously served as the Director of IT Services at Triton College in River Grove; Assistant Director of Harper TECH at Harper College in Palatine; Associate Director of Social Science Research Computing at the University of Chicago; Executive Director of the Illinois Alliance for Aging; and Director of Program Development and Evaluation at the Chicago Department on Aging and Disability.
His educational background includes a Master of Science in Human Services Administration from Spertus College in Chicago and a Bachelor of Arts in Religion and Philosophy from Antioch College in Yellow Springs, Ohio.
Ron's interests outside of work include digital photography, vegetable gardening and extensive reading in quantum, nuclear and astro physics as well as relativity, cosmology and the history of science. Travel with his wife Christine primarily to national parks serve as the source for landscape photography and hiking.
Audio Arts & Acoustics Department
Columbia College Chicago
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Chicago, IL 60605