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.
President of the University (Chair)
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
Assistant Provost/Interim Library Director
Assistant Provost for Student Success
Dean of Students
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
All members are ex officio.
The President’s Council will usually meet once monthly at the call of the President of the University.
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.