Lynette Drake

drakeDirector of Health Service

The Director of the Health Service is responsible for the leadership, direction and administration of the student Health Service which provides for the general health care and health education/promotion services for the campus community.  The director provides supervision for the professional staff including RN, lab, x-ray, pharmacy, health education and promotion, medical records and office staff. 

 

Educational Background

Previous Experience in Higher Education:

Director of Health Service/Expanded Student Affairs Divisional Responsibilities, Eastern Illinois University, August 2001-Present

Acting Vice President for Student Affairs, Eastern Illinois University, February 2005-July 2005

Director of Health Service, Eastern Illinois University, August 1995- July 2001

Director of Orientation / Coordinator of AIDS, Alcohol and Drug Information, Eastern Illinois University. August 1991-1995

Complex Director, University of North Dakota, June 1989-1991

Residence Hall Counselor, Eastern Illinois University, August 1985-May 1989

Coordinator of Summer Camps and Conference, Eastern Illinois University, Summer 1985-Summer 1988

Assistant Residence Hall Counselor, Eastern Illinois University, August 1984-May 1985

Resident Assistant, Eastern Illinois University, August 1982-1984

 

Education:

Master of Science in Education, Guidance and Counseling with an emphasis in College Student Personnel,

Eastern Illinois University     1985

Bachelor of Arts in Mathematics, with Secondary Teacher Certification
Eastern Illinois University     1984

 

Professional Involvement

Association Memberships:

American College Health Association 1995-Present

Mid-America College Health Association 1995-Present

Illinois Consortium of Student Health Programs 1995-Present

Illinois Postsecondary HIV Prevention Project 1992-1996

Coles County Prevention Providers 1992-1996

Illinois Consortium for substance abuse Prevention in Higher Education, 1991-1995

National Orientation Directors Association 1991-1995

BACCHUS and GAMMA Peer Education Network 1991-1999                                                            
American Association for Counseling and Development 1984-1991                                   

American College Personnel Association 1984-1991

Association for Applications of Psychological Type 1988-1991

 

Professional Leadership Positions:

Mid-America College Health Association - MACHA
Executive Committee – Secretary/Treasurer, 2004 - 2006
MACHA 2006 Conference Planning Committee  - Member 2005-2006  
MACHA 2001 Conference Planning Committee - Member 2000-2001
MACHA 2000 Conference Planning Committee - Co-Chair 1998-2000
           
Illinois Consortium of Student Health Programs  
Chair- 2004-2005
Vice Chair2003-2004

American College Health Association – ACHA
Benchmarking Committee - Member 1998-2003

Illinois Policies and Programs 
Prevention Steering Committee – Member 1999-2001

Coles County Health Department
Regional Implementation Community Review Panel – Member 1998-1999

National Orientation Directors Association
NODA 1995 Conference Planning Committee, Region V Member, Budget Coordinator, November 1992 - August 1995

BACCHUS and GAMMA Peer Education Network
Area Coordinator (5 states) May 1994 - April 1999 
Illinois State Coordinator   May 1992 - April 1994 
Chapter Support and Maintenance Committee - Member 1994-1995     
Area 4 Regional Assembly - Planner, Conference Host Site (EIU) April 1993       
BACCHUS National General Assembly Program Committee - Member 1993-1994    

FIPSI
GrantReviewer, Fall 1995         

North Dakota State Housing Officers Association           
Conference Program Committee - Member 1989-1991 
           
Upper Midwest Region American College and University Housing Officers - UMR-ACUHO
Energy, Safety and Physical Change Committee – Member, November 1989 - 1991                           

Great Lakes Association of College and University Housing Officers - GLACUHO
Awards and Recognition Committee -  Member, November 1987 - June 1989
TRENDS Newsletter Committee - Associate Editor, August 1985 - May 1986
           
Association of College and University Housing Officers - International - ACUHO-I  
Residential Freshman Year Experience Committee - Member July 1992 - August 1995
Rewards and Recognition Committee –Member July 1988 – August 1994, Coordinator of the ACUHO- New Professional Fee Waiver Scholarship
        

Academic Instruction and Related Experience:

EIU 1004, Freshman Seminar - Instructor 1994, 1995 

EIU 1004-Freshman Seminar/University Foundations Course Advisory Committee - Chair 1997-2001, Member 1993-1997

Community Concepts in Residence Hall Living (UND) - Course Coordinator/Instructor 1989-1991

EDP 4790- Resident Assistant Class (EIU) - Instructor 1986-1987

 

Achievements, Honors, Awards

BACCHUS and GAMMA Peer Education Network, Outstanding Area Coordinator, 1997

Promising Practices: Campus Alcohol Strategies Exemplary Program - 1996

BACCHUS and GAMMA Peer Education Network, Area 4 Outstanding Consultant, 1995

Outstanding New Professional - ACPA, Commission II (Admissions and Orientation) 1993

Honor Award – EIU Chapter, Eta Sigma Gamma 1993

National Association of College and University Residence Halls Alumni Association – 1992

Regional Best Presentation - GLACUHO Conference 1987, 1986

Repeat Session Presenter - ACUHO-I Conference 1989, 1988

Outstanding Young Women of America  - 1984

Kappa Mu Epsilon (Mathematics Honorary) – Inducted 1983

National Residence Hall Honorary – Inducted 1982

Kappa Delta Pi (Educational Honorary) – Inducted 1983

 

Presentations

American College Health Association - ACHA
“Acquiring Your Electronic Medical Record – Buy It or Build It?” - June 2005  

Mid-America College Health Association - MACHA
 “Acquiring Your Electronic Medical Record, Buy It or Build It?” -  November 2004 
     
Illinois Higher Education Center for Alcohol, Ohter Drug and Violence Prevention
Campus Alcohol and Traffic Safety (CATS) Conference  “Problem Assessment Team” Round Table - February 2004 
Senior Administrator Alcohol and Drug Symposium - Institutional Representative 1999

Virginia Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control “Show – Don’t Tell, Innovative Presentation Techniques” - October 1998 

Teens In-Touch Prevention Service Area Conference
 “Cold Hard Look At Reality – DUI Coroners Slide Show” - January 1994, 1995

BACCHUS AND GAMMA Peer Education Network
“Show – Don’t Tell, Innovative Presentation Techniques” – November 1995
“Let’s Talk About IT – Has Choosing An Intimate Partner Become Too Complicated or Just Dangerous” -   November 1995 
“Cold Hard Look At Reality – DUI Coroners Slide Show” - November 1994                    
“Advisor Workshop” - November 1993
"Free and Cheap Resources - Creative Resource Development" - November 1992, 1993 
                       
North Dakota State Housing Officers Association           
"RA Morale Boosters" - August 1990
 "Don't Ask Me, I Just Work Here - Developing Positive Attitudes in Others" - August 1989

Upper Midwest Region American College and University Housing Officers - UMR-ACUHO                     
"Residence Halls of the 21st Century - Renovation and Remodeling for the Future" – November 1990 
"Ride The Wave Of The Future - Relaxation Training for Professionals" - November 1990 (Highest Rated Conference Program)
"Puzzled About Leadership Development"- November 1989 (Listed Among Ten Highest Rated Conference Programs)
"I'm An RA - So What? - Creating an RA Morale Booster Session" - November 1989 (Listed Among Ten Best Attended and Among Highest Rated Quick Start Conference Programs)

Great Lakes Association of College and University Housing Officers - GLACUHO
"Don't Ask Me I Just Work Here - Developing Positive Attitudes in Others" - November 1988
"Rewards and Recognition" - November 1987 (Selected Regional Best)
"Make Time To Take Time For Relaxation - A Session For Professionals" - November 1986                                   (Listed Among Top Ten Conference Programs)
"Puzzled About Staff Development" - November 1986 (Selected Regional Best)
           
Association of College and University Housing Officers - International - ACUHO-I 
"Don't Ask Me, I Just Work Here - Developing Positive Attitudes in Others" - July 1989 (Conference Repeat Session)
"Rewards and Recognition" - July 1988 (GLACUHO Regional Best, Conference Repeat Session)
"Puzzled About Staff Development" - July 1987 (GLACUHO Regional Best, Listed Among Top Programs and Best Attended)
           
ACUHO-I Conference Services
"Here We Go With Flying Colors - A New Look At Summer Staff Orientation" - October 1987

American College Personnel Association/National Association of Student Personnel Administrators - ACPA/NASPA
"Puzzled About Staff Development" - March 1987