Amy Epplin has a bachelor’s degree in Finance with a minor in Economics from Southern Illinois University in Carbondale and a M.B.A. from Southern Illinois University in Edwardsville. Amy joined RLC faculty in January 2006. She has been teaching online classes since Fall 2007. Prior to RLC, she has worked in customer service, the banking industry, financial services and collections.
Catherine Biggs- Business / Marketing
Catherine received a Bachelor’s degree in Marketing from Southern Illinois University. Catherine has been involved in business for 35 years. She has completed extensive corporate training from Fortune 500 companies including Ford Motor Co. and Chrysler Motor Co. Catherine has management experience in the auto industry as well as running 2 businesses of her own. She is currently continuing her education which gives her a unique perspective as an instructor. She has taught Business, Marketing and Business Ethics for Rend Lake College for the past 7 years.
Mark Jornd - Accounting / Economics
Mark received a Bachelor’s degree in Finance with an emphasis in Financial Analysis from Benedictine University and followed that up with a Master’s in Business Administration (MBA). He has worked in the private sector as a small business owner and Registered Investment Adviser Representative for the last 17 years. Mark has been the lead instructor in Accounting, Economics, and Business at Rend Lake College for the last 3 years.