MSU President Announces MSU Billings Chancellor Search Committee
University Relations and Communications, 657-2266
FROM THE OFFICE OF THE PRESIDENT, MONTANA STATE UNIVERSITY
Dear MSU Billings Community,
Thank you very much for your support for a national search to appoint the next Chancellor for MSU Billings. As I shared with you earlier in the week, Deputy Commissioner of Higher Education John Cech has kindly accepted my invitation to chair the Search Committee.
Working with Dr. Cech, we have identified a group that will serve as the MSU Billings Chancellor Search Committee. In forming this committee, we placed special attention to identifying individuals who represent the faculty, students, staff, alumni, community leaders and benefactors of MSU Billings. I am pleased to announce 18 members of the MSU Billings Chancellor Search Committee, listed in alphabetical order:
Dan Carter, Public and Government Affairs, ExxonMobil Billings Refinery email@example.com
John Cech, Deputy Commissioner of Higher Education and Search Committee Chair firstname.lastname@example.org
Reno Charette, Director of American Indian Outreach, MSU Billings email@example.com
Diane Duin, Dean, MSU Billings College of Allied Health Professions; Interim Dean, MSU Billings College of Business firstname.lastname@example.org
Mary Susan Fishbaugh, Dean, MSU Billings College of Education; Director, MSU Billings Graduate Studies Mfishbaugh@msubillinmgs.edu
Katelyn Focht, President of the Associated Students of MSU Billings email@example.com
Vern Gagnon, Instructor of Automotive Technology, City College MSU Billings and Vice President of MEA-MFT, MSU Billings local VGagnon@msubillings.edu
Paul Gatzemeier, Executive Director, Horses Spirits Healing Inc., Billings firstname.lastname@example.org
Susan Gilbertz, Professor of Geography and Chair of MSU Billings Faculty Senate email@example.com
John Gun Shows, Student, City College - MSU Billings John.firstname.lastname@example.org
Mike Gulledge, Publisher, The Billings Gazette and The Missoulian email@example.com
Joy Honea, Professor of Sociology; Chair of MSU Billings Department of Social Sciences and Cultural Studies; and President of MSU Billings Faculty Association firstname.lastname@example.org
Lenette Kosovich, Chief Executive Officer, Rimrock Foundation email@example.com
Steve Loveless, President and Chief Executive Officer, St. Vincent Health Care firstname.lastname@example.org
Robert Mokwa, Provost and Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs, Montana State University email@example.com
Lisa Perry, Community Relations Manager, NorthWestern Energy firstname.lastname@example.org
Martha Sheehy, Regent, Montana University System RegentSheehy@montana.edu
Sheri Steiner, Administrative Assistant and MSU Billings Chair Staff Senate email@example.com
To assist the MSU Billings Chancellor Search Committee in this important endeavor, we have retained the consulting services of Greenwood/Asher & Associates. The committee will be aptly staffed by Julie Heard, Executive Assistant to Dr. Robert Mokwa, Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs at Montana State University. Julie can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The first meeting for the MSU Billings Chancellor Search Committee has been scheduled for Friday, November 3, at the campus of City College MSU Billings. An agenda is viewable here (PDF).
I'm counting on the active participation and involvement of the greater MSU Billings Community in this process.
President, Montana State University