Senior Administration


  • Dr. Melody Tankersley
    Senior Vice President and Provost

  • Kevin West
    Associate Provost, Faculty Affairs

  • Dr. Marcello Fantoni
    Vice President, Global Education
  • Peggy Shadduck, PhD
    Dr. Peggy Shadduck
    Vice President, Regional Campuses and Dean, College of Applied and Technical Studies

  • Dr. Manfred van Dulmen
    Senior Associate Provost and Dean of the Graduate College

  • Dr. Susan Perry
    Associate Provost, Institutional Effectiveness 

  • Valerie Kelly
    Associate Vice President, Kent State Online

  • Dr. Dana Lawless-Andric
    Senior Associate Vice President for University Outreach and Engagement
  • Jennifer McDonough
    Dr. Jennifer McDonough
    Senior Associate Vice President for Strategy Management
  • Scott Sheridan
     Dr. Scott Sheridan
    Interim Associate Provost, Academic Affairs