Kandace Turner

DPI Project Management

Kandace utilizes project management tools and methods to plan, direct, and coordinate activities for the Discovery Partners Institute and the Illinois Innovation Network.

Prior to joining the Office of the President of the University of Illinois System and later the Office of the Vice President for Economic Development and Innovation, Kandace managed advanced data projects at the National Center for Supercomputing Applications (NCSA) at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

Kandace earned a B.S. in Organizational Leadership from Millikin University. She is currently pursuing a master’s degree in information management from the iSchool at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.