Barb Silnes, M.S.

Adjunct InstructorBarb Silnes
Criminal Justice

Telephone: 773-398-9733
Email Address: bsilnes@aurora.edu

Barb Silnes has worked in the retail loss prevention industry for over 20 years.  Currently, she is a regional loss prevention director for a Fortune 500 company, responsible for leading security operations in 56 retail locations. As a district manager, she advanced her education by completing her Masters in Criminal Justice with a specialization in retail security management. She takes a special interest in developing leaders in the loss prevention industry and is looking forward to expanding that role at Aurora University.

Education
B.S. Indiana University
M.S. Michigan State

Areas of Specialization
Retail Security Management
Leadership
Investigations
Strategic Planning

Courses Taught
Security Leadership

Other Interests
Travel, Volunteer Activities, Scuba Diving