Brad McMillan

Assistant Professor & Coordinator, Nonprofit Leadership

Westlake Hall 135B and 333
(309) 677-4408

Juris Doctor degree from Southern Illinois University School of Law
B.A. degree in Political Science from Illinois Wesleyan University


Brad has been Executive Director of the Institute for Principled Leadership in Public Service since its inception in 2007. 

Professional Experience

Brad served as chief of staff for former Congressman and current Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood. In 2009 Brad was named to the Illinois Reform Commission tasked by Governor Quinn to find ways to clean up state government. 


Brad teaches undergraduate and graduate courses including Seminar in Leadership, Survey in Human Service Administration, Institutional Planning and Evaluation and Field Experiences in Administration