Eastern Michigan University
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  Reporting to the President, James Smith:

  Reporting to the Provost and Executive Vice President, Rhonda Longworth, Ph.D.:

  Reporting to the Chief Financial Officer, Business and Finance, Mike Valdes:

  Reporting to the Vice President for Communications, Walter Kraft:

  Reporting to the Vice President for Operations and Facilities, John Donegan:

  Reporting to the Vice President for Advancement, William Shepard:
  • Chief Development Officer *
    • College Development
    • Major Gifts and Campaign
    • Athletics Development
    • Corporation and Foundation Relations
  • Executive Director of Foundation Operations & CFO (Laura Wilbanks)*
    • Accounting
    • Office Management
  • Director of Advancement Services*
  • Senior Development Officer/Central Services (Susan Rink)*
    • Planned Giving
    • Annual Fund
    • Donor Relations
    • Event Planning
  • Alumni Relations

* Employed under EMU Foundation, a separate but affiliated corporate entity with a functional reporting line to the Vice President, Advancement.

ed. February 2016

Governing body

Board of Regents

Visit the Regents site.

  • Michael Morris
    Mike Morris
  • Mary Lang
    Mary Treder Lang
    Vice Chair
  • Dennis M. Beagen
    Dennis M. Beagen
  • Michelle Crumm
    Michelle Crumm
  • Michael Hawks
    Michael Hawks
  • Eunice Jeffries
    Eunice Jeffries
  • Alexander Simpson
    Alexander Simpson
  • James Webb
    James Webb
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