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School of Labor and Employment Relations University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Chris Cannova

Director of Personnel Services

Archdiocese of Chicago


AM, 1990
BS, Business Administration, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Career Highlights

  • Over 10 years with Archdiocese of Chicago
  • Worked in various HR roles in the private sector for 10 years before moving to the non-profit sector, including Motorola and Salomon Smith Barney
  • Holds the CEBS (Certified Employee Benefits Specialist) designation


Resides in Wheaton, IL, with wife Penni (Falkinburg, ILIR ’90) their three children, Christina, Elena, and Sam