Quincy University professor Cynthia Haliemun, dean of the Oakley School of Business, was named as a member of the Mid-America Intermodal Port District Board, by Governor J.B. Pritzker.

Haliemun has been an associate professor at QU for more than twenty years. She is the former chair of the Quincy Tri-State Counselors to America’s Small Businesses (SCORE) program, and she continues to serve the organization as a Mentor to SCORE Chapter 21. Haliemun is a member of the American Economic Association, the American Business Women’s Association, and the Association for Integrity and Responsible Leadership in Economics and Associated Professions. Haliemun received her doctorate in economics from Southern Illinois University, her master’s in business administration from Ohio University and her bachelor’s from Upper Iowa University.

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