Administrative Speakers Bureau

The Administrative Speakers Bureau makes MU administration available to speak on key issues of interest to MU and the academic community.

Speakers and suggested topics are listed below along with contact information for groups to request speakers.

If your group is interested in a topic not listed below, please contact the provost's office directly at 573-882-6596 or MUProvost@missouri.edu.


Gary Allen
Vice President Information Technology and Chief Information Officer

Topics: IT-related issues

Contact:
Mary Beth Pepper, Secretary to the Vice President
573-882-9200
PepperMB@missouri.edu


Mardy Eimers
Vice Provost for Institutional Research and Quality Improvement

Topics: MU rankings, Academic Analytics and academic program indicators, The Coordinating Board for Higher Education's (CBHE) coordinated plan

Contact:
Christy Ludeman, Administrative Associate I
573-882-4077
LudemanC@missouri.edu


Rhonda Gibler
Vice Chancellor of Finance

Topics: Financial topics related to MU and public higher ed, MU's Strategic Planning efforts, Balancing compliance and productivity, Efficiency in Administrative processes

Contact:
Kathy Flaugher, Administrative Assistant
573-882-2094
FlaugherK@missouri.edu


Jeni Hart
Associate Vice Chancellor for Graduate Studies
Associate Vice Provost for Advanced Studies

Topics: Global perspectives on graduate education, Graduate programs and graduate certificates, Paying for graduate education, Fellowships and assistantships, The role of the director of graduate studies, PhD completion project

Contact:
Anita Cowan, Executive Staff Assistant
573-884-1402
cowana@missouri.edu


Pelema I. Morrice

Vice Provost for Enrollment Management and Strategic Development 

Topics: Enrollment management and admissions
             Community College: Role, Scope & Missions, Community College Future & Role of Transfer

Contact:
Chrissy Kintner, Assistant to the Vice Provost
573-882-7651
KintnerC@missouri.edu


Jim Spain

Vice Provost for Undergraduate Studies

Topics: The undergraduate experience at Mizzou, eLearning: the evolution of higher education, Student success: strategies for increase persistence to graduation

Contact:
Cathie Giles, Executive Staff Assistant
573-882-1620
Gilescat@missouri.edu


Marshall Stewart
Vice Chancellor for Extension and Engagement

Topics: The Engaged University; The Land Grant University- What It Meant Then, What It Means Now; All Things Missouri-Trends/Issues Facing Missourians; Leadership Development; Advocacy; Strategic Thinking; Stakeholder Development; Motivation; Organizational Culture

Contact:
Executive Staff Assistant
573-882-2394


Steve Wyatt
Vice Provost and Associate Vice Chancellor for Economic Development

Topics: Innovation, Entrepreneurship, Economic Development, Tech Transfer

Contact:
Sherri Helm
, Senior Program/Project Support Coordinator
573-882-3087
HelmS@missouri.edu

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