Campus Leadership

The Charlotte Campus benefits from the leadership of a dynamic group of senior administrators. In addition to serving as the leadership of the campus, this team identifies opportunities for growth and improvement consistent with the university’s strategic plan. These senior administrators are:

  • Richard Mathieu, Ph.D., Charlotte Campus president
  • Mark Norman, M.S.A., executive director of operations
  • Dena Warren, M.Ed., dean of students
  • Kortni Campbell, M.A., director of Admissions 
  • Michael Childers, J.D., college chair, College of Arts & Sciences and College of Health & Wellness
  • James Woods, Ph.D., college chair, College of Business
  • Sunil Atreya, M.S., college chair, College of Hospitality Management
  • Amy Felder, Ed.D., department chair, Baking & Pastry Arts, College of Food Innovation & Technology
  • Jennifer Gallagher, M.S., department chair, Culinary Arts, College of Food Innovation & Technology
  • Deborah Langenstein, ’88, ’90 M.S., director of Experiential Education & Career Services
  • RJ Kilgore, M.S., director, Academic Success Center & Accessibility Services
  • Bryan Hull, director of campus safety & security
  • Trudi Lacey, M.Ed., director of Athletics
  • Stella Shorts, MBA, campus budget manager
  • Jill Smith, director of Communications & Media Relations
  • Tim Stiles, M.S., director of administrative and strategic initiatives