University Administration


Office of the President


Executive Cabinet

Dr. Ivory V. Nelson

Chief of Staff

Chief of Staff

Howard E. Merlin, CPA

Business and Finance

Howard E. Merlin, CPA
Vice President for Business and Finance / Chief Financial Officer

Business & Finance
Accounting, Financial Reporting, & Fiscal Affairs
Budget & Planning
Facilities and Construction Management

Veronica Cohen

Dr. Steven Smith

Enrollment Management

Dr. Steven Smith
Interim Vice President for Enrollment Management

Financial Aid

Thomas Hudson

Special Assistant

Thomas Hudson
Special Assistant to the President and Chief Diversity Officer

Human Resources
General Counsel
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