Vice President of Business ServicesSean O’Brien Sullivan joined the Triton College family 20 years ago when he began teaching as an adjunct faculty member in the Criminal Justice Administration Program at the college. Since arriving on the River Grove campus, Sullivan has moved on to hold several other positions.
In 1995, Sullivan was appointed by the board of trustees as an administrator in the Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Office, a position he held until 1997. That year, Sullivan began serving the college as interim executive director of Marketing and later as associate vice president of Business Services. Currently, he is the vice president of Business Services, a position he has held since 1998.
Prior to working at Triton full-time, Sullivan worked at Governor’s State University and Montessori Society of Park Ridge, as well as for the Cook County State’s Attorney’s Office’s Special Narcotics Unit.
Sullivan holds a license to practice law in the state of Illinois. He received his juris doctorate degree from IIT/Chicago-Kent College of Law and a Bachelor of Science degree in political science from Illinois State University.
A recipient of numerous awards and honors, Sullivan is active in his community. He serves on the Park Ridge Junior Chamber of Commerce, the Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks and the Maine Township Regular Republican Organization. He has held a membership in the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, the Chicago Urban League, the International Organizations Association, the Phi Alpha Delta International Law Fraternity, Alpha Phi Omega National Service Fraternity, the American Association of Women in Community Colleges, as well as many others. In addition to his work at Triton College, Sullivan is currently an elected board member for Maine Township High School District #207.