Governing Board


  • Eduardo M. Peñalver, President
  • Timothy P. Leary, Executive Vice President
  • Shane P. Martin, Provost
  • Wilson Garone, Vice President for Finance and Chief Financial Officer
  • Robert Dullea,  Vice President for Planning and Vice Provost
  • Natasha Martin, Chief Diversity Officer and Vice President for Diversity and Inclusion
  • Melore Nielsen, Vice President for Enrollment Management
  • Alvin Sturdivant, Vice Provost for Student Development
  • Matt Philip, Interim Vice President for Human Resources
  • Scott McClellan, Vice President for University Affairs
  • Michael Podlin, Vice President for University Advancement
  • Mary S. Petersen, Vice President and University Counsel
  • Chris Van Liew, Vice President for Strategic Initiatives
  • Shaney Fink, Director of Athletics
  • Anne Moran, Senior Assistant to the President


  • Annette Clark, Dean, School of Law
  • Richard Fehrenbacher, Dean, New and Continuing Studies
  • Paulette Kidder, Interim Dean, College of Education
  • Mark S. Markuly, Dean, School of Theology and Ministry
  • Joseph M. Phillips, Dean, Albers School of Business and Economics
  • David Powers, Dean, College of Arts and Sciences
  • Michael J. Quinn, Dean, College of Science and Engineering
  • Kristen M. Swanson, Dean, College of Nursing
  • Sarah Watstein, Dean, Lemieux Library

Faculty & Staff Governance

Advisory Board