Lois Fuentes

Lois came to BCI at South Suburban College in 1995 after a career in the financial district in Chicago and held positions of Assistant Vice President and Regional Telecommunications Manager at major brokerage firms.

For the past 16 years, she has managed the operations of the BCI office and the Certification/Licensure Testing Center at SSC’s Oak Forest Center. The BCI Testing Center has a reputation as an attractive, secure and dependable facility that serves companies, organizations & individuals from all over the region by providing access to many types of high-stakes assessments for employment, licenses and certifications.

In addition to Tinley Park’s “Lion of the Year” and Governor’s State’s Student Laureate, Lois most recently was awarded a “Top Gun” Ambassador award from the Tinley Park Chamber of Commerce for her participation where she represents BCI/SSC.

She and her husband, Jim, are local small business owners and enjoy music and dancing activities and by giving back through their involvement in the local communities and non-for-profit organizations.

Title Operations and Testing Manager
Phone (708) 596-2000 ext. 6040
Email lfuentes
Personnel Type Staff
Staff Department Business and Career Institute

Oak Forest Center

16333 South Kilbourn Avenue
Room # 5130
Oak Forest, Illinois 60452-4601


B.A., Business Administration with concentrations in Management Information Systems with Honors - Governors State University

A.S., Business - South Suburban College