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Benedictine University (Illinois) (BENU)

Eagles

5700 College Road
Lisle, IL 60532-0900
Division: III (Active)
Conference: Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference
Pronunciation: ben-uh-DICK-tin
Next Self Study Guide Due Date: 6/1/2026
NCAA Member Since: 9/1/1962
Public/Private: Private
HBCU: No

Administration
Title Full Name
President Charles Gregory
Director of Athletics Paul Nelson
Faculty Athletics Representative AnnMarie Chizewski
Senior Woman Administrator Kate Heidkamp
Senior Compliance Administrator Jennifer Wildes
Fifth Person Mark McHorney
Sports Information Director Tim Calderwood
Chief Diversity Officer Kathleen Heidkamp
Chief Financial Officer for Athletics Mark McHorney
Chief Financial Officer for Institution Vacant/Unassigned
Digital/Social Media Contact Vacant/Unassigned
Academic Reporting APR/APC/Grad-rates Jennifer Wildes
Athletics Direct Report Mark McHorney
Athletics Diversity and Inclusion Designee Christian Staple
Athletics Health Care Administrator Nate VanRaden
Director of Mental Health Care Services/Counseling Nate VanRaden
Drug Testing Site Coordinator Nate VanRaden
General Counsel Vacant/Unassigned
Government Relations Contact Vacant/Unassigned
Head Athletic Trainer Nate VanRaden
Head Team Physician Sean Odell
Senior Alumni Relations Professional Jon-Pierre Bradley
Student Athlete Advisory Katie Berkopec
Student-Athlete Affairs Administrator Mark McHorney
Title IX Coordinator Tammy Sarver
Transfer Portal Contact Jennifer Wildes
NCAA Applications Administrator See List
Sponsored Sports for the 2022-2023 Academic Year
Sport Head Coach Division Conference
Baseball Adam Smith III Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference
Football Jim Schroeder III Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference
Men's Basketball Jordan Townsend III Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference
Men's Cross Country Jordan Atkins III Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference
Men's Golf Frank Janczak III Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference
Men's Lacrosse Chris Button III Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference
Men's Soccer Spencer Pappas III Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference
Men's Track, Indoor Vacant III Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference
Men's Track, Outdoor Vacant III Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference
Men's Volleyball Christian Staple III Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference
Softball Kate Heidkamp III Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference
Women's Basketball Oliver Wiseman III Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference
Women's Cross Country Jordan Atkins III Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference
Women's Golf Frank Janczak III Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference
Women's Soccer Katie Berkopec III Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference
Women's Track, Indoor Zontavius Johnson III Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference
Women's Track, Outdoor Zontavius Johnson III Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference
Women's Volleyball Jennifer Wildes III Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference