Office Information and Staff

North Park University's School of Business and Nonprofit Management is located at 5043 North Spaulding Avenue in Chicago. During the academic year, our normal office hours are:

  • Monday through Thursday: 8:30 am to 6:30 pm
  • Friday: 8:30 am to 5:00 pm
  • Saturday and Sunday: Closed

On days when there are no graduate evening classes, the School of Business and Nonprofit Management has modified office hours, which are typically 8:30 am to 5:00 pm, Monday through Friday. Please feel free to contact us at (773) 244-6270 regarding our office hours prior to your arrival.


Ken Schaefle

Ken Schaefle

Graduate Business and Nonprofit Admissions

Ken Schaefle works one-on-one with prospective graduate business and nonprofit students to find the program that is the best fit for their educational and professional goals.

Request more information from Ken, or contact him at (773) 244-5761 or kschaefle@northpark.edu.

Judy Donor

Judy Donor

Graduate Business and Nonprofit Admissions

Judy Donor works with graduate students before they apply for degree or certificate programs, assisting them in finding the program best suited for their educational and professional goals.

Request more information about graduate programs or contact Judy at jdonor@northpark.edu.

Jared Christensen

Undergraduate Admissions

Jared Christensen leads the team in the Office of Undergraduate Recruitment and Enrollment, helping first-year and transfer undergraduate students find their place at North Park. Get to know our admissions counselors to ask a question or get started with the application process today.


Ken Schaefle

Rochelle Robinson-Levant

Director of Operations

Rochelle Robinson-Levant oversees the administrative office team in SBNM with primary responsibility for adjunct faculty hiring, training, and development. She leads efforts in faculty scheduling, monitoring student satisfaction results, and establishing best practices and facilitation methodologies. Rochelle teaches both graduate and undergraduate courses for SBNM and is responsible for the ongoing development of the graduate certificate in health care management. Rochelle holds an MBA from Keller Graduate School of Management and a master of jurisprudence in health law from Loyola University Chicago School of Law.

You can contact Rochelle at rrobinson-levant@northpark.edu or (773) 244-5677.

Erika Lindley

Erika Lindley

Graduate Advisor/Operations Specialist

Erika Lindley provides guidance to graduate students in developing academic plans that support their career and personal goals. She manages SBNM’s assessment and accreditation process through the International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE) and communicates with students regarding curriculum changes. Erika holds a MS in public service management from DePaul University and a certificate in higher education administration from North Park.

Please contact Erika with any questions at elindley@northpark.edu or (773) 244-5229.

Katie Houlding Swanson

Katie Houlding-Swanson

Operations Associate

Katie Houlding-Swanson works in conjunction with the Operations Coordinator to provide office support services for the School of Business and Nonprofit Management. Katie leads the planning efforts for all SBNM events and manages the weekly announcements as well as multimedia. Please contact Katie with questions about events, important announcements, job postings, or general questions.

Reach Katie at khoulding@northpark.edu or 773-244-6270.