Department Main Office

Department of Agricultural and Consumer Economics
332 Mumford Hall, MC-710
1301 West Gregory Drive
Urbana, IL 61801-3605
Phone: 217-333-1810
Fax: 217-244-7088

ACE Ambassadors

305 Mumford Hall
11:00 am-12:00 pm Monday-Friday
1:00–2:00pm Monday-Friday
Meet the ACE Ambassadors


Caroline Helton
Director of Undergraduate Admissions and Advising

304A Mumford Hall

Concentrations covered: Agricultural Accounting; Finance in Agribusiness; and Financial Planning

Caroline Helton
Lauren Karplus
Experiential Learning Coordinator & Academic Advisor

304C Mumford Hall

Concentrations covered: Consumer Economics and Finance; Environmental Economics and Policy; Policy, International Trade and Development

Lauren Karplus
Kelsey Graber
Academic Advisor and Recruitment Coordinator

304B Mumford Hall

Concentrations covered: Agribusiness Markets and Management; Farm Management; and Public Policy and Law

Kelsey Graber
Krystle Simmons
Advising Support Associate

304 Mumford Hall


Krystle Simmons

Graduate Advising

Dr. Nick Paulson
Associate Professor and Director of Graduate Programs

302a Mumford Hall
(217) 333-1812

Dr. Nick Paulson
Dr. Sandy Dall'Erba
Director of Graduate Recruiting and Admissions

333 Mumford Hall



Sandy Dall'Erba
Dr. Michel Robe
Director of Doctoral Student Placement

334 Mumford Hall


Dr. Michel Robe
Dung Quach Wisdom
Graduate Program Coordinator


Dung Quach Wisdom