Office of the President

Ross Allen President
Jeanne Osgood, M.B.A. Chief of Staff


Robin Rylaarsdam, Ph.D. University Provost

Academic Affairs

Julie Finnern, Ed.D. Associate Provost for the College of Arts and Sciences
Barrett Fisher II, Ph.D. Dean of Academic Programs
Ray VanArragon, Ph.D. Dean of Faculty
Diane Dahl, Ph.D, R.N. Dean of Nursing, Social Work, and Community Health, Chief Nursing Administrator
Joel D. Frederickson, Ph.D. Associate Dean of Institutional Assessment and Accreditation

BUILD Program

Dawn Allen, M.Ed. Director of BUILD
Lisa Bjork, M.Ed. Assistant Director of BUILD

Office of Christian Formation and Church Relations

Matthew C. Runion, M.Div. Associate Dean of Christian Formation and Church Relations
Dale Durie, D.Min Associate Dean of Discipleship Ministries
Paul Kong, M.Div. Associate Campus Pastor for Cultural Engagement
Caitlyn Stenerson, M.Div. Assistant Pastor and Director of Chapel Programming

Diversity and Inclusion

Rahn Franklin, Jr., Ph.D. Vice President for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
Courtney Bell-Duncan, Ph.D. Associate Dean for Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion
Dale Dan, Ph.D. Associate Dean of Diversity & Intercultural Engagement
Sara Shady, Ph.D. Associate Dean for Academic Inclusive Excellence

International Studies and Off-Campus Programs

Virginija Wilcox, M.A. Associate Dean of International and Off-Campus Programs
Nicole Kang Assistant Director of International and Off-Campus Programs


David R. Stewart, M.A., M.L.I.S. Director of Libraries
Rhonda E. Gilbraith, M.L.I.S. Associate Director and Collection Development Librarian
Rebekah Bain, M.A., M.L.I.S. Archivist/Research Librarian
Lyndi Fabbrini, M.L.I.S. Research Services Librarian
Kent T.K. Gerber, M.L.I.S. Digital Initiatives Manager
Scott A. Kaihoi, M.L.I.S. Research and Instruction Librarian/Copyright Liaison
Sandra Oslund, M.A., M.L.I.S. Interlibrary Loan/Collections Planning Librarian
Amy L. Reinhold, M.L.I.S. Materials Services Librarian
Kimberly Werner, M.L.I.S. Metadata and Acquisition Librarian
Cory Whipkey, M.L.I.S. Research and Instruction Librarian/Scholarly Communication

Military and Veterans Services

Dawn Schuette Assistant Director of Military and Veteran Affairs


Daniel Nimlos Interim University Registrar & Associate Registrar, CAS
Rachel Brands, M.A. Assistant Registrar, CAS

Student Experience

Miranda Powers, M.A., L.P.C. Associate Vice President of Student Life
Alicia Ochs, M.A. Associate Dean for Student Care
Nicholas Cedergren Associate Dean of Residence Life
Nate Gustafson Associate Dean for Campus Engagement
Katie Bonawitz, Ph.D. Assistant Dean of the Center for Access and Integration
Liz Burd, M.A. Director of the Office of Accessibility Resources and Services
Jenna Holst Director of Student Activities and Campus Engagement
Greg Peterson Director of Athletics
Miriam Hill, Ph.D, LMFT Director of Counseling Services
Elizabeth K. Miller, R.N. Director of Health Services
Rick Meyer, M.A. Wellness Center Director

Academic Development and Operations

Kara Wicklund, M.A. Associate Director of Instructional Design

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