Donna Foley named managing director of ADSC
Donna Foley has been named managing director for the Advanced Digital Sciences Center in Singapore. Foley will work out of the Coordinated Science Laboratory on the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign campus.
“ADSC is a very intriguing organization in a lot of ways,” she said. “The global aspect of the people and the research drew me in. I’m looking forward to helping ADSC maximize its potential both on campus and in Singapore.”
Foley, who began on February 18, joins ADSC from the College of Business, where she was the Assistant Director for the Masters in Technology Management program. Previously, Foley served as the Assistant Director for Development in the Office of the Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs and as a Media Communications Specialist in the Creative Services Office. Foley received her bachelor’s degree in business administration from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and she will graduate with her master’s in business administration in May 2013 from the University of Illinois at Springfield, with a focus on operations and management information systems.
Her responsibilities include managing the activities of ADSC in Illinois, coordinating the interaction of Illinois faculty with the Singapore-based research and educational programs, in addition to overseeing the publicity and outreach in Illinois and Singapore. She will also work closely with ADSC’s director to further the research and educational agenda of ADSC.