Jun 12, 2024  
2024-2025 Undergraduate Catalog 
2024-2025 Undergraduate Catalog

University Administration

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Board of Trustees


Eric Wasowicz, Chair
Rita Athas, Vice Chair
Montel Gayles, Secretary
John Butler, Member - Executive Committee - representative to the Civil Service Merit Board
Bob Pritchard, Member - Executive Committee
Jacob Sommer, Student Trustee

Officers of the Board

Sarah Chinniah, M.B.A., Treasurer
Vernese Edghill-Walden, Ph.D., Assistant Secretary/Assistant Treasurer
Bryan Perry, J.D. Vice President and General Counsel, Parliamentarian

Officers of the University


Lisa C. Freeman, D.V.M., Ph.D., President
Beth Ingram, Ph.D., Executive Vice President and Provost
Gerald Blazey, Ph.D., Vice President for Research and Innovation Partnerships
Bryan Perry, J.D., Vice President and General Counsel
Vernese Edghill-Walden, Ph.D., Vice President for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion and Chief Diversity Officer
Sean Frazier, M.A., Associate Vice President and Director of Intercollegiate Athletics
Sol Jensen, M.Ed., Vice President for Enrollment Management, Marketing, and Communications
Rena Cotsones, Ph.D., Senior Associate Vice President for Outreach, Engagement and Regional Development and Chief Engagement Officer
Sarah Chinniah, M.B.A., Vice President for Administration and Finance and Chief Financial Officer
Matthew Parks, M.P.A., Associate Vice President and Chief Information Officer
Darren Mitchell, Acting Chief of Police and Public Safety
Catherine Squires, CFRE, Vice President for University Advancement


Kerry Wilks, Ph.D., Dean, Graduate School, Associate Vice President for International Affairs
Balaji Rajagopalan, Ph.D., Dean, College of Business
Laurie Elish-Piper, Ph.D., Dean, College of Education
Donald Peterson, Ph.D., Dean, College of Engineering and Engineering Technology
Beverly W. Henry, Ph.D., R.D.N., Interim Dean, College of Health and Human Sciences
Cassandra Hill, J.D., Dean, College of Law
Robert Brinkmann, Ph.D., Dean, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Paul Kassel, M.F.A, Dean, College of Visual and Performing Arts
Frederick Barnhart, M.L.S., J.D., Dean, University Libraries