Faculty & Staff

Congratulations Michelle Weghorst

Dear Colleagues,

We are pleased to announce Michelle Weghorst has been appointed Interim Dean of Business, Legal and Information Services, effective July 15.  Please join us in congratulating Michelle.

Michelle began her post-college career working as a Probation Officer.  She then worked 16 years as a litigation paralegal.  She has been working at ICC since 2001, initially as an adjunct faculty member teaching Civil Litigation.  She became Paralegal Program Director in 2007 and shortly after became Public Services Program Coordinator.  In addition to serving as adjunct faculty in both Paralegal Studies and Criminal Justice, Michelle is a member of the Assessment of Student Learning Joint Advisory Committee, and has also served on the Scholarship Selection Committee, among others.

Michelle holds a Master of Arts degree in Legal Studies from the University of Illinois in Springfield, Ill.; Paralegal Certificate from the American Institute for Paralegal Studies in Peoria, Ill; and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science from Western Illinois University in Macomb, Ill.

The College will provide an update on Michelle’s replacement when available.

Submitted by Vice President of Academic Affairs Dr. Emmanuel Awuah, ext. 8584.