University leadership, councils, constituent senates and boards

Fulfilling Wichita State's mission takes the teamwork of our talented, forward-thinking faculty, staff and students—guided by a group of experienced, dedicated and responsive administrators and campus leaders who embrace WSU's values and empower others to succeed.

The Wichita State University leadership team is also guided by the expertise and experience of hundreds of advisors and constituent leaders across campus.

President's Executive Team

Dr. Richard D. Muma Ph.D., MPH

President, Wichita State University

(316) 978-3001

Dr. Shirley Lefever Ph.D.

Executive Vice President and Provost

(316) 978-3010

Dr. Sheree Utash Ed.D.

President of WSU Tech and VP of Workforce Development for WSU

(316) 677-9505

Werner Golling

Vice President for Finance and Administration

(316) 978-3030

Dr. John S. Tomblin Ph.D.

Executive Vice President, Research and Industry and Defense Programs, Executive Director, NIAR

(316) 978-5234

Dr. Marché Fleming-Randle Ph.D.

Vice President, Chief Diversity Officer, Director of Military and Veterans Programs

(316) 978-5932

Dr. Teri Hall Ph.D.

Vice President for Student Affairs


Stacia Boden

General Counsel

(316) 978-6791

Shelly Coleman-Martins

Vice President of Strategic Communications and Marketing

(316) 978-3045

Andrew Schlapp

Vice President of Strategy and Government Relations

(316) 978-3001

Zach Gearhart

Chief of Staff and Executive Director of Government Relations

(316) 978-3001

Telly McGaha

President and CEO, WSU Foundation; (Executive Team Guest Member)

(316) 978-5670

Kevin Saal

Director of Athletics

(316) 978-3251

Vicki Whisenhant

Chief Human Resources Officer

(316) 978-3065

Council of Deans

Dr. Shirley Lefever Ph.D.

Executive Vice President and Provost

(316) 978-3010

Kimberly Engber Ph.D.

Dean, Dorothy and Bill Cohen Honors College

(316) 978-6459

Larisa Genin

Dean, W. Frank Barton School of Business

(316) 978-3200

Gregory Hand PhD, MPH, MS

Dean, College of Health Professions

(316) 978-3600

Jennifer Friend Ph.D.

Dean, College of Applied Studies

(316) 978-5480

Marie Bukowski

Dean, College of Fine Arts

(316) 978-3389

Dr. Brent Mai Ed.D.

Dean, University Libraries

(316) 978-3586

Dr. Anthony Muscat Ph.D.

Dean, College of Engineering

(316) 978-6513

Dr. Jeremy Patterson Ph.D.

Dean, College of Innovation and Design, Interim Executive Director for Innovation & New Ventures

(316) 978-3786

Dr. Coleen Pugh Ph.D.

Dean, Graduate School, Vice Provost for Research

(316) 978-3095

Dr. Linnea GlenMaye Ph.D.

Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs

(316) 978-5054

Laura Manning

Executive Assistant to the Provost

(316) 978-5051

Ashlie Jack Ph.D.

Associate Vice President for Institutional Effectiveness

(316) 978-3589

Dr. David W. Wright Ph.D.

Chief Data Officer

(316) 978-7157

Constituent Senate Leaders

Jolynn Dowling

President, Faculty Senate

(316) 978-5717

Kennedy Rogers

President, Staff Senate

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Iris Okere

Student Body President

(316) 978-3480