University Standing Committees

President's Council

Purpose & Function

The President’s Council was established to facilitate improved communication and sharing of information among all constituencies, to provide education on topics of importance to the community for advocacy and for strategy.  Consisting of the following administrators/officers, the purpose of the Council is to report what transpired at the meetings to the members of their respective departments to ensure that both a vertical and horizontal flow of communication will take place throughout the community.  Planning will be a strong component of this Council’s work.

Membership

President of the University (Chair)

Provost

Interim Vice President for Financial Affairs and Treasurer

Interim Vice President of Operations

Vice President for University Advancement

Vice President for Enrollment Services and Student Success

Vice President for Mission Services

Academic Deans

Assistant Provost/Interim Library Director

Assistant Provost for Student Success

Dean of Students

Registrar

University Secretary and General Counsel

Director of Athletics and Recreation

Director of Conferences, Events and Auxiliary Services

Director of the Office of Institutional Equity & Inclusion/Title IX Coordinator

Director of Graduate Admissions

Director of Human Resources

Director of Information Technology

Director of Marketing and Communications

Director of Student Engagement

Director of Student Health Services

Director of Undergraduate Admissions

Assessment Coordination & Communication Specialist

President of the Faculty Senate

President of the Professional Staff Senate

President of the Support Staff Senate

Term

All members are ex officio.

Meetings

The President’s Council will usually meet once monthly at the call of the President of the University.

Reports To

President of the University

    11/29/16 – The President of the University established this Committee effective January 2017 in the SRA Report: Final 29 November 2016.
    07/01/18 – Titles updated to reflect current organizational chart:  Dean of Students (Asst VP for Student Life), Director of Human Resources (Assoc VP for HR), Director of Marketing and Communications (Assoc VP for Mktg & Comm), Assistant Provost (Assoc VP for Planning & Institutional Effectiveness), Director of Information Technology (CIO), Director of Institutional Equity & Inclusion (Director of Diversity)
    12/12/19 – Titles updated to reflect current organizational chart:  Director of Equity and Inclusion/Title IX Coordinator (Director of Institutional Equity & Inclusion and Title IX Coordinator); Director of Graduate Admissions, Director of Undergraduate Admissions (Senior Director of University Admissions)
    02/21/2020 - Titles updated to reflect current organizational chart:  Add Director of Student Engagement; Director of the Office of Student Success (Assistant Vice President for Student Success)
    09/15/2020 – Titles updated to reflect current organizational chart:  Delete Vice President for Business Affairs and Treasurer, Assistant Vice President for Building and Grounds, and Controller and Assistant Treasurer and replace with Interim Vice President for Financial Affairs and Treasurer, and Interim Vice President of Operations; delete Director of Mission and Campus Ministry and replace with Vice President for Mission Services; and change Director of Conference Events Services to Director of Conferences, Events and Auxiliary Services.
    01/13/2021 – Two additions to Membership were made:  Director of Student Health Services and Assessment Coordination & Communication Specialist.  Title updated from Interim Director of the Office of Institutional Equity & Inclusion | Title IX Coordinator to Director of the Office of Institutional Equity & Inclusion/Title IX Coordinator.
    02/16/2021 - Deleted the title of Director of the Office of Student Success Services.  Added the title of Assistant Provost for Student Success.
    02/23/2021 - Deleted the title of Director of Library Services and changed title to Assistant Provost/Interim Library Director.