Administrative Leadership

Cabinet

Scott R. Olson, President
Diane Dingfelder, Executive Director of Outreach and Continuing Education, Interim Academic Affairs Liaison WSU-Rochester
Scott Ellinghuysen, Vice President for Finance and Administration
Ernie Troy Hughes, Vice President for University Advancement, Executive Director of the WSU Foundation
Kenneth Janz
, Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs and Chief Information Officer (CIO)
Karen Johnson, Interim Associate Vice President for Student Life and Development
Barbara Oertel, Interim Associate Vice President for Enrollment Services
Patricia Rogers, Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, Chief Academic Officer

Council of Administration

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Scott R. Olson, President
Hamid Akbari, Dean, College of Business
Thomas Bremer, Dean of Library
Cristeen Custer, Assistant Vice President for Marketing & Communications
Valerie DeFor, Interim Executive Director, HealthForce Minnesota
Diane Dingfelder
, Executive Director of Outreach and Continuing Education, Interim Academic Affairs Liaison WSU-Rochester
Scott Ellinghuysen
, Vice President for Finance and Administration
Ernie Troy Hughes, Vice President for University Advancement, Executive Director of the WSU Foundation
Kenneth Janz
, Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs and Chief Information Officer (CIO)
Karen Johnson
, Interim Associate Vice President for Student Life and Development
William McBreen, Dean, College of Nursing & Health Science
Peter Miene, Interim Associate Dean, College of Liberal Arts
Charla Miertschin, Dean, College of Science and Engineering
Lori Mikl
, Affirmative Action Officer/Legal Analyst
Barbara Oertel
, Interim Associate Vice President for Enrollment Services
Michael Pieper, Assistant Vice President for Facilities Management
Tarrell Portman, Dean, College of Education
Lori Reed, Director of Human Resources
Edward (Ted) Reilly
, Interim Assistant Vice President for Academic Affairs
Patricia Rogers, Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, Chief Academic Officer
Eric Schoh
, Athletic Director
Ralph Townsend
, Dean, College of Liberal Arts

President's Office Staff

Ingrid Spies, Executive Administrative Assistant
Judith McGregor, Office Manager