Trustee Koritz

Timothy N. Koritz

Current Term


Appointed By Governor


Professional Experience 

  • Staff anesthesiologist, OSF St. James Hospital, Pontiac (2017-present) 
  • Staff anesthesiologist, Rockford Memorial Hospital (1994-2017)
  • Clinical assistant professor of medicine, University of Illinois College of Medicine at Rockford, (1994-2009)
  • Major, United States Air Force, flight surgeon, 7th Tactical Fighter Squadron, Holloman Air Force Base, N.M. (1988-1991)
  • Officer in charge, Space Shuttle Emergency Medical Response Team, Holloman Air Force Base, N.M. (1988-1991)

Professional/Civic Affiliations, Activities and Community Service

  • Lifetime member, University of Illinois Alumni Association
  • Volunteer, Research Committee, University of Illinois College of Medicine
  • Charter member, Rapid Response Medical Team for Mass Casualty, Winnebago County
  • Volunteer, Rockford Memorial Hospital
  • Past President, Interfraternity Council, University of Illinois (1977-1978)
  • Past President, Sachem Junior Activities Honorary, University of Illinois (1976-1977)

Awards and Honors

  • Distinguished graduate, Aerospace Medicine Primary Course, Brooks Air Force Base (1987)
  • Marshall Scholarship for Ph.D. study at Cambridge University (1978)
  • Outstanding teaching assistant, Department of Chemistry, University of Illinois (1978)
  • Phi Beta Kappa (1977)
  • Children of Veterans Scholarship, University of Illinois (1975-1978)
  • Valedictorian, Rochelle Township High School (1974)
  • Trustee, Key Club International (1973-1974)
  • Eagle Scout with Gold Palm, Boy Scouts of America (1970)


  • Resident in anesthesia, University of Iowa (1992-1994)
  • Intern in Internal Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle (1987-1988)
  • M.D., Harvard Medical School (1987)
  • Ph.D., University of Cambridge, England, Immunology Division (1982)
  • B.S., Bronze Tablet, University of Illinois (1978)

Party Affiliation