WWU Administration


John K. McVay, Ph.D., President
Volker R. Henning, Ph.D.,Vice President for Academic Administration

Steven G. Rose, B.S.B.A., C.P.A., Vice President for Financial Administration

Douglas Tilstra, Ph.D., Vice President for Student Life

Jodeen L. Wagner, B.A., Vice President for University Relations and Advancement
Scott H. Ligman, Ph.D., Associate Vice President for Academic Administration

E. Kenneth Vyhmeister, M.S.T., C.P.A., Associate Vice President for Financial Administration

Pamela Keele Cress, Ph.D., Associate Vice President and Dean for Graduate Studies
Trevor Congleton, M.S.W., Associate Vice President for Marketing and Enrollment Services
Troy D. Patzer, MBA, Associate Vice President for Alumni and Advancement Services
Hilary Catlett, M.S.W., LICSW, Assistant Vice President of Student Life
Pedrito U. Maynard-Reid, Th.D., Assistant to the President for Diversity


Biology, David Lindsey, Ph.D.
Education and Psychology, Debbie Muthersbaugh, Ph.D.

Cinema, Religion, and Worldview, Linda Potter Crumley, Ph.D.

Social Work and Sociology, Susan B. Smith, Ph.D.


Director of Academic Advisement, Herlinda V. Ruvalcaba, M.Ed.

Director of Student Development Center, David Lindstrom, M.A.

Director of Summer Session, Scott H. Ligman, Ph.D.

Director of Technical Support Services, Karl Thompson, M.S.

Director of Rosario Marine Station, James R. Nestler, Ph.D.

Director of Records and Registrar, Carolyn D. Denney, M.A.
Director of University Libraries, Carolyn S. Gaskell, M.A.

Director of Institutional Research and Effectiveness, Donald Crumley, B.S.


Controller, Eric James, B.S., C.P.A.
Director of Facility Services, George Bennett
Director of Human Resources, Jennifer Carpenter, J.D.
Director of Student Financial Services, Cassie Ragenovich, B.S
Director of Information Technology, Scott McFadden, B.S.


Chaplain, Albert Handel, M.Div.
Director of Athletics, Eric Cantrell, M.P.A.
Director of Resident Life and Housing, Kristen Taylor, M.S.
Dean of Students, Hilary Catlett, M.S.W., LICSW
Director of Counseling and Testing Center, Michelle Naden, Ph.D.
Director of Food Service, Sandra Williams, B.S.
Director of Campus Security, Courtney Bryant, B.B.A.
Director of University Clinic, Denise Hickerson, M.S.


Manager of University Bookstore, Matt Heinrich, B.S.
Manager of Dairy Express, Hugh Daley, B.B.A.