Presidential Search Committee


Seven members of the Board of Trustees
six appointed by the Chair of the Board in consultation with the Executive Committee and the Board Chair as an ex-officio member.

  • Kathleen Sprows Cummings, Ph.D. ’93, G’93 (Chair)
  • Mary R. Haveron, CPA ’85
  • William J. Kelley, S.J. ’73
  • John R. Mariotti, D.M.D. ’75
  • Keith F. Muccino, S.J., M.D.
  • Kevin J. O’Brien, Esq. ’80
  • James M. Slattery ’86 (Ex-officio)

One University administrator appointed by the Chair of the Board of Trustees

  • Herbert B. Keller, S.J., Vice President for Mission & Ministry

 One full-time faculty member elected by and from each of the colleges with their own academic departments and one additional full-time faculty member elected at large. The manner of election is to be determined by the Faculty Senate.

  • Douglas Boyle, DBA ’88
  • Mary Jane DiMattio, R.N., Ph.D. ’89
  • Tara Fay
  • Christie Karpiak, Ph.D.

One member of the University staff selected in a manner to be determined by the Staff Senate.

  • Ryan Sheehan, Esq.

One student selected in a manner to be determined by the Student Senate.

  • Jeffrey Colucci ’21

One University graduate designated by the President of the Alumni Society Advisory Board.

  • Michael Short ’99

 One at-large member appointed at the discretion of the Board Chair.

  • Karen L. Pennington, Ph.D. ’76, G’83, H’15