Giving To Concordia

Celebrating Alumni Faculty & Staff

More than 100 alumni serve on Concordia University Chicago's faculty and staff. This spring we are celebrating significant anniversaries and retirements of a five such leaders.

Dennis WitteDennis Witte BA ’73, PhD
Vice President of
Administration & CIO
Celebrating Retirement &
45 Years of Service to CUC
in Ministry of the LC-MS






Dr. Sandra Doering

Sandra (Snyder) Doering BA ’71, EdD
Professor of Curriculum,
Language and Literacy

Celebrating 40 Years
in Ministry of the LC-MS







Dr. Robert Hayes

H. Robert Hayes CQ ’74, MA ’76, PhD
Professor of Political Science
and Philosophy

Celebrating 40 Years in Ministry 
to CUC in Ministry of the LC-MS

Dr. Kevin BorchersKevin Borchers BA ’81, PhD ’16 
Associate Professor 
of Christian Education
Celebrating 10 Years
of Service at CUC







Prof. Brenda RossBrenda Ross MA ’08
Assistant Professor of Human Services
Celebrating 5 Years 
of Service at CUC


Please join us in congratulating them for a job well done!

Celebrate in Worship

These faculty members, along with other faculty celebrants, were honored at a special Chapel service on Friday, April 20. View the service online.

Share a Word of Thanks and Good Wishes

Alumni from the respective programs (Computer Science, Literacy, Political Science, Director of Christian Education or Counseling) are encouraged to share well wishes. Messages can be sent to alumni@CUChicago.edu or via mail through the Office of Alumni Relations at: Concordia University Chicago 7400 Augusta St River Forest IL 60305.

Give a Gift in Honor Their Service

Help continue their work through a gift to the Pillars Fund in support of their respective programs. Give online at CUChicago.edu/givenow. Select "Other" in the drop down menu then indicate a specific program in the Comments field. You can also note "In Honor of" a specific Faculty or Staff member. Gifts via mail can be sent to the Office of Alumni Relations at: Concordia University Chicago 7400 Augusta St River Forest IL 60305. 

Interested in sharing a larger gift? Please contact the Office of Alumni Relations toll free at 888-258-6773.