Academic Leadership and Administration

Purdue University Global Senior Administrators

Mitchell E. Daniels, Jr.
JD, Georgetown University Law Center
AB, Princeton University, Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs

Betty Vandenbosch

PhD, MBA, and BSc, Western University

David Starnes
Chief Academic Officer and Interim Dean, School of Aviation
PhD, Walden University
MBA and BS, Davenport University

Carolyn Nordstrom
Vice President, Faculty and Academic Resources

PhD, MS, and BS, Northwestern University

Chris Ruhl
Chief Financial Officer
JD, Valparaiso University School of Law
BA, Michigan State University

Purdue University Global Academic Leadership

Jeffrey Buck
Dean and Vice President, School of Business and Information Technology

PhD, University of Mississippi
MBA, Ball State University
BS, Ball State University

Jodene DeKorte
Dean, School of General Education and Open College

PhD, Colorado State University
MA and BA, University of Northern Colorado

Martin Pritikin
Dean and Vice President, Concord Law School

JD, Harvard Law School
BA, University of Southern California

Sara Sander
Dean and Vice President, College of Social and Behavioral Sciences 

PhD, Capella University
MA and BA, University of Arkansas at Fayetteville

Keith Smith
Dean and Vice President, School of Health Sciences

EdD, Seattle University
MA, Fuller Theological Seminary
MBA, City University
ThB, Multnomah University

Marilyn Wideman
Dean and Vice President, School of Nursing

DNP, Rush University College of Nursing
MSN and BSN, St. Louis University

Purdue University Global Administrators

Matthew Braslow
Director, Assessment and Research

PhD, Ohio State University
MA, Ohio State University
BA, Northwestern University

Jean Kotsiovos
Executive Director, Curriculum Operations

PhD, Northcentral University
MA, Governors State University
BS, University of Illinois

Jennifer Lasater
Vice President, Employer and Career Services

MAEd, Argosy University
BS, Illinois State University

Michael Lorenz
Vice President, Academic Operations and 
MA, Indiana University
BA, Knox College

David Palmer
Executive Director, Assessment, Analysis, and Reporting

BA, Antioch College

Patti Pelletier
Director, Learning and Leadership Community

EdD, University of Phoenix
MS, Kaplan University
MS, University of Phoenix
BS, Clarion University

Matt Stevons
Director, Library Services

MLS and BA, Indiana University

Lisa Wallace
Executive Director, Curriculum

PhD, Loyola University Chicago
MHR, University of Oklahoma
BS, University of Maryland University College

Purdue University Global Board of Trustees

Mike Berghoff (Chair)
President, Lenex Steel Company

Paul Bott
Educational Consultant
Professor Emeritus, California State University, Long Beach

JoAnn Brouillette
Managing Partner and President, Demeter LP

Malcolm DeKryger
President and Chief Executive Officer, Belstra Milling Company

Mike Klipsch
Cofounder, Klipsch-Card Athletic Facilities, LLC

Don Thompson
Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Cleveland Avenue, LLC