Virginia Hanson is the Director of Education for Coyne College and has been a General Education Instructor at Coyne College since 2010. She has been a co-owner of a kitchen remodeling business, a managing director of project development for a Wall Street firm, a corporate trainer for the Chicago Stock Exchange, a high school and college teacher. She is a certified project manager, has a MS degree from the University of Illinois in Chicago and a BS degree from Northeastern Illinois University.

Virginia Hanson – President/Director

Gregory Robertson

Gregory Robertson is the Chief Accounting Officer for Coyne American Institute from September 2013 and has 25 years’ experience in Corporate Financial Reporting and Accounting Systems Implementations. Gregory is a Licensed CPA in the State of Illinois he received a BS Degree from Drake University and a MBA from Kellogg Business School at  Northwestern University.

Gregory Robertson – Treasurer/Director


Andy Varland is the President of Insurance Plans Agency, Inc. As President of IPA, he sets the vision for company growth working with clients in the Employee Benefit Industry. IPA is an insurance brokerage and consulting firm specializing in commercial employee benefits, property/casualty and corporate key-man life insurance.

Andy Varland – Director

Fred Schuler is a Managing Director of Jones Lang LaSalle’s Chicago Tenant Representation Group, and Co-Leader of its Suburban Team.  Prior to his career at Jones Lang LaSalle, Fred worked for a Fortune 500 company as an internal advisor on marketing and strategy.  He received his BA in Economics from the University of Michigan and his MBA in Management from the J.L. Kellogg Graduate School of Management, Northwestern University.

Fred Schuler – Director

Robert “Bob” Martin is the President/CEO of the Imagine America Foundation (IAF) in Washington D.C. IAF is the national 501 (C) 3 organization representing the for-profit sector of higher education. Bob has managed the Foundation since 2000, directing all scholarship, research, outreach and public advocacy activities. Imagine America is the largest provider of financial assistance and financial literacy training in the for-profit sector, annually assisting more than 25,000 enrolling career college students. Bob has his B S from Central Michigan University and his M P A from Indiana University – Bloomington.

Bob Martin – Director

Muriel “Pip” Tegtmeyer is the co-owner of Johnstone Supply in Naperville, an HVAC wholesaler. She is on the Advisory Boards of Coyne College, Harper College, ETI – Environmental Technical Institute, College of DuPage, Elgin Community College. She is a participant in the ICARE program for the State of Illinois and have been a featured speaker. Ms. Tegtmeyer has a BS from Northern Illinois University in Industry and Technology with a minor in Business Administration.

Muriel “Pip” Tegtmeyer – Director