Pegeen Quinn was named Assistant Provost in November of 2011. Since 2005, she has held positions at Columbia College in both Academic Affairs and the Office of the President. An adjunct faculty member, Pegeen has taught Development and Pre-Production (Film and Video), Production II (Film and Video) and First-Year Seminar. Prior to coming to Columbia, Pegeen held positions in the College of Communications and the Office of the Provost at Boston University. She earned her M.F.A. in Film Production at Boston University, and a B.A. in Communications from Fairfield University.
Pegeen recently served as Chair for the Board of Specified Jurisdiction at St. Mary of the Angels School (PreK-8) in Bucktown. She is currently producing a documentary film featuring a historic Chicago personality.