Illinois Athletic Development

Staff Bios

Eva SchmidtEva Schmidt

Assistant Director for Special Events and Stewardship

Eva Schmidt, Assistant Director for Special Events and Stewardship, joined the Office of Athletic Development in 2009. Beginning as a student-member of the Illinois Premium Seating Customer Service Team on home Illini Football gamedays, Eva has served as an intern and Graduate Assistant with the Illinois Premium Seating staff.

A native of Naperville, Illinois and graduate of Neuqua Valley High School, Eva graduated from the University of Illinois in 2012 with her Bachelorís degree in Recreation, Sport and Tourism and is currently pursuing her Masterís degree in the same field.

Evaís primary role is in the Chicago Office of Athletic Development where she oversees special events and stewardship and assists with the engagement of young alumni. She can be reached by email at, by phone at 312.575.7850 or at the Illini Center at: Illini Center/200 S. Wacker/Chicago, IL 60606 .


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