down arrowMenu


Executive Management Team


The UNI Executive Management Team will meet on a regular basis and address issues that affect the entire university.  The Team is charged with framing policy and procedures, making recommendations to the President and ensuring decisions reached by the Executive Management Team and Cabinet are effectively implemented.  The Executive Management Team is also charged with aligning the University’s Strategic Plan and available resources to ensure the University fulfills its mission.


The membership of the President's Executive Management Team is determined by the President.

Current Membership

William Ruud


Lisa Baronio

Vice President for University Advancement/President of the Foundation

Mary Braun

State Relations Officer

Jean Berger

Interim Director of Athletics

Leah Gutknecht

Assistant to the President for Compliance & Equity Management

Michael Hager

Senior Vice President for Finance & Operations

Jan Hanish

Interim Vice President for Student Affairs

Scott Ketelsen

Director of University Relations

Matt Kroeger

Associate Vice President for Enrollment Management

Marty Mark

Chief Information Officer

Tim McKenna

University Counsel

Randy Pilkington

Executive Director of Business & Community Services and Federal Relations

Jim Wohlpart

Provost and Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs