THIERSTEIN, JOEL. Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs. B.S., Syracuse University; M.S., Syracuse University; J.D., Syracuse University, Ph.D., Syracuse University.

DOWNING, BEVERLYAssociate Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs. B.S., Livingstone College; M.A., Hampton University;  D.A., Middle Tennessee State University.

BENNETT, VERNELL. Assistant Provost for Outreach and Extended Programs.  B.M., Fisk University; M.A., Eastern Michigan University; Ed.D., University of Kentucky.

LAKE, GASHAW W. Professor/Dean, College of Professional Studies. B.A., Saginaw Valley State College; M.P.A., University of  Oklahoma; Ph.D., University of Oklahoma.

OLEKA, SAM O. Professor/Dean, College of Arts and Sciences. B.Th., Igbaja Theological Seminary; B.A., Bryan College Dayton Tennessee; M.A., Wheaton College Graduate School; M.A.,  Michigan State University; Ph.D., Michigan State  University.

TSEGAYE, TEFERI. Professor/Dean, College of Agriculture, Food Science and Sustainable Systems.  B.S., Oklahoma State University; M.S., Oklahoma State University; Ph.D., University of Maryland.

COVINGTON, DONNA. Interim Dean, College of Business and Computer Science.  B.S., Centre College, M.S., Miami University (Ohio); M.A., Ashbury Theological Seminary.

OBIELODAN, JAMES. Professor and Director of Graduate Studies. B.Th., ECWA Theological Seminary (Nigeria); B.A., Wheaton College; M.A., Wheaton College; M.A., Michigan State University; M.B.A., Michigan State University; Ph.D., Michigan State University.

STUCKEY, SHEILA A. Associate Professor/Director of Libraries, Library. B.S., South Carolina State  University; M.L.S.,  University of Pittsburgh.

SUSANTO, YULIANA. Interim Director, Office of Institutional Research & Effectiveness. B.S., Satya Wacana Christian University (Indonesia); M.S., Morehead State University; M.P.A., Kentucky State University.

TORAIN, T’EBONYDirector, Upward Bound and GO College.  B.A., Fisk University; M.P.A., Kentucky State University.