Born: Chicago, IL 1959

Charles (Chuck) Boone’s higher education experience includes 31 years of continuous service at the College of DuPage. He currently serves as the Dean of Arts, Communication, and Hospitality. He began service at College of DuPage in 1987 as an adjunct faculty member for three years, then as a professor for 25 years in the Art program. He served as Interim and Associate Dean of Fine and Applied Arts for two years and Interim Dean of Liberal Arts for a year. He has also served as the faculty association/senate president-elect/president in 1999-2001. He previously served in a variety of capacities—student employee, graduate assistant, and 3 years as a counselor in the Student Financial Aid Office of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign from 1978-1987. He earned a BFA, MFA, and MA from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and has completed extensive graduate coursework in Christian Thought at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School.

He is an elder at Fox Valley Christian Church and currently lives in Batavia, IL with his wife, Ruth Anne, his sons Jonathan and Philip, a garage full of motorcycles, one really awesome Oldsmobile, and a boat built as a family project (see Philipsboat.wordpress.com).

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