Governing Board

Office of the President

  • Eduardo M. Peñalver, President
  • Shane P. Martin, Provost
  • Shaney Fink, Director of Athletics
  • Edgar Gonzalez, Vice President for University Advancement
  • Jerron Lowe, Vice President for Human Resources
  • Chris Malins, Vice President for Finance and Chief Financial Officer
  • Natasha Martin, Vice President for Diversity and Inclusion and Chief Diversity Officer
  • Scott McClellan, Vice President for University Affairs
  • Anne Moran, Chief of Staff to the President
  • Mary S. Petersen, Vice President and University Counsel
  • Catherine Punsalan-Manlimos, Vice President for Mission Integration
  • Chris Van Liew, Vice President for Strategic Initiatives
  • Travis Nation, Vice President for Information Technology, Chief Information Officer

Office of the Provost

  • Shane P. Martin, Provost
  • Richard Fehrenbacher, Vice Provost for Academic Technology and Innovation
  • Monica Ingram, Vice Provost for Enrollment Management
  • Trish Thomas Henley, Vice Provost for Graduate, Online, and Professional Education, Dean of Graduate Education
  • Melore Nielsen, Vice Provost for Student Success
  • Jodi O’Brien, Vice Provost for Faculty Affairs
  • Laura Spitz, Vice Provost for Global Engagement
  • Alvin Sturdivant, Vice Provost for Student and Campus Life


  • Butch de Castro, Dean, College of Nursing
  • Cynthia Dillard, Dean, College of Education
  • Joseph Phillips, Dean, Albers School of Business and Economics
  • David Powers, Dean, College of Arts and Sciences
  • Amit Shukla, Dean, College of Science and Engineering
  • Anthony Varona, Dean, School of Law
  • Sarah Watstein, Dean, Lemieux Library

Faculty & Staff Governance

Advisory Board