Administration

Many people put in plenty of time and energy to make Ship a better place, from the Office of President to university trustees to governing boards and committees. Learn more about our administration and how we’re organized for a successful future.

Learn more about the dedicated volunteers who help lead the university into the future.

Meeting Minutes

  • LAURIE A. CARTER, President
  • BARBARA G. LYMAN, Provost and Executive Vice President
  • TRACY A. SCHOOLCRAFT, Associate Provost
  • CAROLYN M. CALLAGHAN, Interim Dean,Office of Professional, Continuing and Distance Education
  • KRISTEN E. BOLES, Interim Assistant Dean, Office of Professional, Continuing and Distance Education
  • SARAH E. STOKELY, Dean of Academic Engagement and Student Support
  • DENISE S. YARWOOD, Assistant Dean, School of Academic Programs & Services
  • JAMES H. MIKE, Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences and Acting Dean of the School of Graduate Studies
  • JAMES A. DELLE, Associate Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences
  • NICOLE R. HILL, Dean of the College of Education and Human Services
  • LYNN F. BAYNUM, Interim Associate Dean of the College of Education and Human Services
  • JOHN G. KOOTI, Dean of the John L. Grove College of Business
  • ANTHONY S. WINTER, Associate Dean of the John L. Grove College of Business
  • RICK E. RUTH, Vice President, Enrollment Management, Technology & Library Services
  • AMY B. DIEHL, Associate Vice President, Technology and Library Services and Director of Systems & Applications
  • DENNIS H. MATHES, Associate Vice President, Technology and Library Services and Dean of Library and Academic Technology Support Services
  • MICHELLE T. FOREMAN, Associate Dean and Director of Library Services
  • ROGER L. SERR, Vice President for Student Affairs
  • DAVID L. LOVETT, Associate Vice President for Student Affairs and Dean of Students
  • DAVID A. TOPPER, Associate Vice President for Administration and Finance
  • MELINDA D. FAWKS, Associate Vice President for Administration and Finance
  • LANCE BRYSON, P.E., Associate Vice President for Facilities