About Us

The President's Administrative Council (PAC) consists of 21 senior administrators. The role of PAC is to be involved in the prioritizing of goals, implementation of decisions, clear communication and perspective on major budget assumptions. They are responsible for ensuring the effective execution of the university’s administrative processes in fulfillment of its educational goals and toward the accomplishment of the University Plan.

Group Members

Executive Vice President and Chief Transformation and Advancement Officer
Vice President, Student Development
Senior Director, Athletics
Beverly Cain
Senior Director of Auxiliary Services
Senior Director, University Communications
Associate Vice President, University Marketing
Brian Phillips
Senior Director, Facilities Management
Brian Shook
Chief of Staff, Office of the President
Dean, Student Success
University Registrar
Dean, Core Curriculum
Senior Associate Provost
Dean, Talbot School of Theology
Dave Grant
Senior Director, Human Resources
David Shynn
Associate Vice President of Transformation
Provost and Senior Vice President
Dean, Rosemead School of Psychology
Dean, Crowell School of Business
Geoff Marsh
Senior Director, Financial Aid
Gordon Hummel
Senior Director, Accounting & TIES
Dean, Library
Heather Cordell
Senior Director of Gift Planning
Senior Creative Director
Chief of Campus Safety
Dean, School of Education
Kira McCracken
Associate Vice President for Advancement
Interim Dean, Cook School of Intercultural Studies
Lee Wilhite
Vice President, Enrollment, Marketing, & Communications
Dean, Student Wellness
Faculty Senate Chair
Dean, School of Science, Technology and Health
Dean, School of Humanities and Social Sciences
Vice President, University Operations and Finance
Nevin Slaughter
President, Student Government Association
Paula Victor
General Counsel, Legal
Dean, Community Life
Senior Advisor to the President for University Mission, Dean of the Faculty, Talbot
Associate Provost for Faculty Advancement
Steve Earle
Senior Director, Information Technology
Susan Ishii
Chief Educational Technology Officer
Associate Provost for Academic Administration
Chief Diversity Officer
Dean, School of Fine Arts and Communication
Dean, Spiritual Development
Dean, School of Cinema and Media Arts
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