Organizational Leadership

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Board of Trustees: Cathy Adams, Chair
President: William D. Underwood

Office of the President

Chancellor: R. Kirby Godsey
University Minister and Dean, Chapel: Craig T. McMahan

Officers of the University

Provost: D. Scott Davis

  • Senior Staff
    • Senior Vice Provost, Research: Wayne C. Glasgow
    • Senior Vice Provost, Administration and Special Programs: Marilyn Mindingall
    • Vice Provost, Institutional Effectiveness: Susan C. Malone
    • Vice Provost, Engaged Learning: Kathryn D. Kloepper
    • Vice Provost: Kelly E. Reffitt
    • University Registrar: Alba Rodriguez-Mitchell
    • Director, Center for Theology and Public Life: Rev. David Gushee
    • Director, International Programs: Julie Strecker
    • Director, Mercer Press: Marc A. Jolley

Executive VP, Administration and Finance: James S. Netherton

  • Vice President, Audit and Compliance: James S. Calhoun
  • Associate Vice President, Budget and Analysis: Christa D. Ward
  • Associate Vice President, Human Resources: Candace E. Whaley
  • Associate Vice President, Facilities: Russell A. Vullo
  • Associate Vice President, Finance, and Treasurer: Julie T. Davis
  • Associate Vice President, Payroll and Benefits: Cathy S. Smith
  • Chief, Mercer Police: Gary Collins
  • Chief Technology Officer: Mickey Belote
  • Executive Director, Mercer Engineering Research Center: Andi Mitchell
  • Director, Athletics: Jim Cole
  • Associate Vice President, Auxiliary Services: Kenneth J. Boyer
  • Director, University Center: Michael Junod
  • Title IX Coordinator, Sharon Stellato

Senior VP, Marketing Communications and Chief of Staff: Larry D. Brumley

  • Senior Asst. Vice President, Marketing Communications: Rick Cameron
  • Asst. Vice President, Creative Services: Steve Mosley
  • Director, Digital Communications: Matthew Smith
  • Director, Media Relations: Kyle Sears
  • Director, Arts Marketing: Julia Rubens
  • Video Coordinator: Rebekah Howard
  • Executive Director, Grand Opera House: Joe Patti

Senior VP, University Advancement: John Patterson

  • Vice President, External Relations: Hugh Sosebee
  • Associate Vice President, Alumni Services: Jill Kinsella
  • Director, Advancement Records: Chrystal Bate

Senior VP, Enrollment Management: Penny L. Elkins

  • Associate Vice President, Student Financial Planning: Maria Hammett
  • Assistant Vice President for Marketing and Communications: Denise Cook
  • Assistant Vice President for Enrollment Management – Atlanta and the Regional Academic Centers: Theo Anderson
  • Assistant Vice President for Enrollment Management – Macon: Dr. Kelly Holloway
  • Director, Admissions Operations: Diana Faircloth
  • Director, Enrollment Management Data Systems: Amanda Bentley
  • Director, Adult Student Admissions and Student Success: Renee Slaton
  • Director, Undergraduate Student Success: Emily Halstead
  • Director, Graduate Admissions – College of Professional Advancement: Myron Randall
  • Director, Graduate Admissions – Tift College of Education: Dr. Tracey Wofford
  • Director, Graduate Admissions – Stetson-Hatcher School of Business: Mat Edmunds
  • Director, Operations for Regional Academic Centers: Scott Mahone

Senior VP, General Counsel: William G. Solomon

  • Associate General Counsel: Matthew R. Hall

Senior Vice President for Strategic Initiatives: Kellie Raiford Appel