John and Cheryl Tierney
Jack graduated from NIU with a B.S. in marketing in 1975, and an M.S. in secondary education in 1978. Cheri graduated from High Point University in 1975 with a B.S. in business administration. Jack has been a member of the NIU Alumni Association Board of Directors for ten years, three of which he served as President. He now serves on the NIU Foundation Board and remains an active supporter of the university.