(Chicago, IL) — May 19, 2011. Governor Pat Quinn today named Kym Hubbard and Miguel Del Valle to the Illinois Student Assistance Commission.
“Kym Hubbard and Miguel Del Valle both bring a fresh approach and a lifetime of public and private sector experience to this important board,” said Quinn. “… I am confident that these appointments will help continue my mission of ensuring that college is affordable and accessible for Illinois’ students.
Del Valle will serve as a member of the commission, and Hubbard will serve as its chair.
Hubbard currently serves as the treasurer and chief investment officer of Ernst & Young. Prior to her current position she served as executive director of the Illinois Finance Authority.
Del Valle has served as chair of the Illinois P-20 Education Council since 2009. He was the first Latino to serve as City Clerk of Chicago and was also the first Latino elected to the Illinois State Senate, where he served as chair of the education committee.