Administrative Leadership

Cabinet

Scott R. Olson, President
Scott Ellinghuysen, Vice President for Finance and Administration
Gary Evans, Interim Vice President for University Advancement, Executive Director of the WSU Foundation
Kenneth Janz
, Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs and Chief Information Officer (CIO) and interim Dean of Library
Denise McDowell, Vice President for Student Life and Development
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
Valerie DeFor, Executive Director, HealthForce Minnesota
Diane Dingfelder
, Executive Director of Adult and Continuing Education
Scott Ellinghuysen, Vice President for Finance and Administration
Gary Evans, Interim Vice President for University Advancement, Executive Director of the WSU Foundation
Jeanine Gangeness, Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs for WSU-Rochester
Kenneth Janz
, Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs and Chief Information Officer (CIO) and interim Dean of Library
Karen Johnson, Dean of Students
William McBreen, Dean, College of Nursing & Health Science
Denise McDowell, Vice President for Student Life and Development
Peter Miene, Interim Associate Dean, College of Liberal Arts
Charla Miertschin, Dean, College of Science and Engineering
Lori Mikl
, Director of Affirmative Action/Equity & Legal Affairs
Carolyn O'Grady,
Assistant VPAA for International Programs & 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