Patrick McGuire was named executive assistant to the director of the Illinois Department of Corrections (IDOC) on May 16, 2014.
He recently served as the chief of Performance Based Standards since 2012. Prior to joining IDOC, McGuire worked for the Cook County Department of Corrections as an administrative assistant to the executive director.
McGuire completed the UIS Graduate Public Service Internship Program with IDOC in 2007.
He holds a bachelor’s degree from Illinois State University and a master of public administration degree from the University of Illinois at Springfield.