Academic Vice President and Dean of the University
B.A., Pacific University, 1974. M.A., Ph.D., University of Iowa, 1975, 1978.
Academic Vice President and Dean of the University since 2004; Professor of Communication and Theatre Arts (1978–present), University of Puget Sound.
Previously Director of Forensics (1978–95), Associate Academic Dean (1995–99), Vice President for Student Affairs and Dean of Students (1999–2004), University of Puget Sound.
David R. Beers
Vice President for University Relations
B.A., Colby College, 1985.
Vice President for University Relations since 2005.
Previously Assistant Vice President for College Relations and Director of Development (1998–05), Assistant Vice President for College Relations and Campaign Director (2003–04), Director of Annual Giving (1998–2003), Colby College; Executive Director of Annual Giving (1996–98), Worcester Polytechnic Institute; Director of Development (1991–96), Worcester Academy; Director of Annual Giving (1990–91), Colby-Sawyer College; Associate Director of Annual Giving for Leadership Programs (1989–90), Assistant Director of Annual Giving (1988–89), Development Assistant (1987–88), Colby College; Public Service Director (1985–87), Windjammer Communications.
Executive Director of Communications
B.A., Central Missouri State University, 1981. M.A. candidate, Washington University.
Previously Director of Communications, KCTS (PBS) Television/Seattle; Editor-in-Chief (1989–95), Manager of Foundation Relations (1995–96), KETC (PBS) Television/St. Louis; Creative Services Manager (1985–89), St. Louis Symphony Orchestra; Copywriter and Communications Coordinator, RFDG Inc. (1982–85).
Interim Vice President for Enrollment, effective Aug. 15
Previously Chief of Staff, Office of Postsecondary Education (2014–16), U.S. Department of Education; Dean of University Admissions (2006–14), Director of University Admissions (2005–06), Director of Undergraduate Admissions (2002–05), Admissions Counselor (2001–02), The Catholic University of America. Mica also served as a teacher at Miami Country Day School and Lake Stevens, Dade County Public Schools.
Vice President for Finance and Administration
B.A., University of Washington, 1981.
Vice President for Finance and Administration since 2004.
Previously Interim Vice President for Finance and Administration (2004), Associate Vice President for Finance and Controller (1999–2004), Controller (1991–99), University of Puget Sound; Senior Accountant (1981–84), Peat Marwick Mitchell & Co.; Assistant Controller (1986–87), Horizon Healthcare Corporation; Assistant Controller (1987–88), Skipper's Inc.; Assistant Director of Corporate Accounting (1984–86 and 1988–91), The Hillhaven Corporation.
Vice President of Student Affairs and Dean of Students
B.A., Political Science, 1979, University of California, Irvine; M.Ed., College Student Personnel Administration, 1981, Colorado State University.
Previously Associate Dean of Students (2004–06), University of Puget Sound; Director of Housing (1995–2003), Interim Director of Recreation and Athletics (1999–2000), The Evergreen State College; Assistant Director for Residential Life (1986–95), Assistant Manager for Residential Life (1983–86), University of Washington;Area Coordinator (1981–83), Central Missouri State University.
Mary Elizabeth Collins ’81
B.A., University of Puget Sound, 1984.
Director of the Office of the President and Secretary of the Board since 2005.
Previously Director of Corporation and Foundation Relations (2000–05), Acting Director, Annual Giving (2004), Associate Director, Corporation and Foundation Relations (1999–2000), Interim Director, Alumni Programs (1994–96), Director, Alumni and Development Information (1992–2000), University of Puget Sound; Prospect Researcher and Data Coordinator (1986–91), MultiCare Medical Center.