Sr. Admission Counselor
Cook County
Admission & Aid
College of Arts & Sciences

Derrick is from Springfield, IL and is a first-generation college graduate. He is also a 2014 graduate of Millikin University. While at Millikin, Derrick studied art and education, and was involved with student programming/events, fraternity/sorority life, student-run ventures, and first-year leadership opportunities. Before working in admission, Derrick worked at Millikin in student development, focusing on student organizations, inclusion and diversity initiatives, and campus programming. As a counselor for the admission office, Derrick serves first-year students from Chicago and Cook County, IL. His favorite part about working in admission is being able to work directly with students and families, sharing the great experiences and opportunities Millikin has to offer!