Administration & Staff

USU’s dedicated administration and staff work in concert with our faculty and board of trustees to foster a positive, supportive learning environment for our students. USU staff members – many of whom are bilingual – are dedicated professionals who have experience working with culturally and linguistically diverse students. The USU staff is dedicated to preparing students of every age to learn the skills necessary to succeed in an increasingly global economy.

Administrative Overview:

Dr. Steven Stargardter, President
Dr. Scott Burrus, Provost
Mr. Ming Tan, Chief Financial Officer
Dr. Elizabeth Archer, Associate Provost
Dr. Joanne Weiss, Institutional Researcher
Mr. Ken Cook, Director of Enrollment
Mr. Brandon Hughes, Director of Academic Advising
Ms. Alyssa Hill, Faculty Support Manager
Ms. Jennifer Robinson, Vice President, Student Financial Services
Mr. David Noriega, Executive Director, Registrar Operations and Academic Compliance
Dr. Rebecca Wardlow, Dean, College of Education
Dr. Jennifer Billingsley, Dean, College of Nursing and Health Sciences