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Corporate & Leisure College Staff

Corporate & Leisure College Staff


Stacey Rucker, Director of Corporate & Leisure College, is a graduate of Carl Sandburg and Knox College with a Bachelor’s degree in Sociology/Anthropology. Stacey has worked at Carl Sandburg College since November 2011. Prior to she was employed at Sandburg Mall for over five years. She welcomes any class or educational trip ideas and would like to hear from the community. Contact: 309.341.5330,


Linda Thomas is a graduate of University of Illinois Springfield with a  Masters in Human Services, Western Illinois University with a Bachelors of Art, Carl Sandburg College with an Associates in Marketing/Mid-Management, and Vatterott College with a certificate in Automated Office Skills. Linda has worked at Carl Sandburg College for over ten years in a wide variety of positions, with her current position being the Coordinator of the Branch Campus in Carthage. She coordinates all Corporate & Leisure College courses for the Carthage area. Contact: 217.357.3129 ext: 7243, .


Linda Hankins is the Administrative Assistant to the Director of Corporate & Leisure College at the main campus in Galesburg. She graduated from Carl Sandburg College with an Administrative Office Manager degree in 2007. She previously worked as a Medical Assistant for two years and spent 30 years at Maytag in a variety of positions. Contact: 309.345.3501,