Department Directory

Contact the following ARDC personnel at the Commission’s Chicago office, 130 East Randolph Drive, Chicago, Illinois 60601, (312) 565-2600, or within Illinois at (800) 826-8625.


Jerome Larkin, Administrator
Scott Renfroe, Deputy Administrator, Appeals
Peter L. Rotskoff, Deputy Administrator, Litigation
Althea K. Welsh, Deputy Administrator, Intake and Administration
Vick Paul, Director of Finance
Eva Tramutolo, Director, Human Resources and Administrative Services
Marilyn Sink, Chief Information Officer


Andrew Oliva, Registrar


Christine P. Anderson, Intake Manager and Director of Probation and Lawyer Deferral Services
Mary F. Andreoni, Senior Education Counsel
Karyn A. Bart, Senior Intake Counsel
Benjamin L. Boroughf, Senior Appeals Counsel
Britney M. Bowater, Senior Education Counsel
John R. Cesario, Senior Counsel, Intake and Receiverships
David B. Collins, Litigation Counsel
Eileen W. Donahue, Director of Client Protection Program
Tammy L. Evans, Litigation Counsel
Richard Gleason, Litigation Counsel
Myrrha B. Guzman, Intake Manager
Albert S. Krawczyk, Senior Litigation Counsel
Matthew D. Lango, Litigation Manager
Rachel C. Miller, Litigation Counsel
James L. Needles, Senior Intake Counsel
Sharon D. Opryszek, Senior Litigation Counsel
Rory P. Quinn, Litigation Counsel
Michael Rusch, Litigation Counsel
Roona N. Shah, Intake Counsel
Melissa A. Smart, Director of Education
Steven R. Splitt, Senior Appeals Counsel and Media Spokesperson
Athena T. Taite, Senior Appeals Counsel and Director of Professional Development
Jonathan M. Wier, Litigation Manager
Marcia Topper Wolf, Senior Litigation Counsel
Chi (Michael) Zhang, Senior Litigation Counsel


Michelle M. Thome, Clerk
Daniel N. Malato, Director of Adjudication Services
Blair Barbour, Senior Counsel, Adjudication Services
Pamela Kempin, Senior Counsel, Adjudication Services
M. Jacqueline Walther, Senior Counsel, Adjudication Services