Montana Tech's Leadership Team

Administration

Leadership Team

Membership

L CookLes Cook

Chancellor


Steve Gammon ProvostSteve Gammon

Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs / Provost


Carleen CassidyCarleen Cassidy

Director of Finance and Budget


Dr. Craig ElliottCraig Elliott
Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs and Dean of Students


Michele Hardy, Dean of CLSPSMichele Hardy

Dean of the College of Letters, Sciences and Professional Studies


Melissa KumpMelissa Kump

Director of Institutional Research


Matt StepanMatt Stepan, athletic director

Director of Athletics


Karen VandaveerKaren VanDaveer

Dean, Highlands College


Sarah North WolfeSarah North Wolfe

Executive Director of Student Success


Ron MuffickRon Muffick

Vice Chancellor of Administration and Finance


Kinsley RafishKinsley Rafish

Staff Senate President

Jodie DeLayJodie DeLay

Chief of Staff


Amanda BadovinacAmanda Badovinac

Executive Director, Marketing & Communications


Leslie DickersonLeslie Dickerson

Executive Director of Admissions and Enrollment


Charie FaughtCharie Faught

Associate Professor, Nursing
Faculty Senate President


Kylie GodfreyKylie Godfrey

ASMT President


Angela Lueking PhDAngela Lueking

Vice Chancellor for Research and Dean of the Graduate School


John MeteshJohn Metesh

Director and State Geologist
Professor


Layne SessionsLayne Sessions

Director of Physical Facilities


Kenneth LeeKenneth Lee

Dean, School of Mines & Engineering


Jaime HepplerJaime Heppler

Foundation CEO

Guiding Principles

Strategic Plan Values

  • Students are the reason we exist.
  • They are at the heart of all we do, and our commitment to providing them a transformational experience is unparalleled.
  • Diversity, equity, and inclusion are part of who we are.
  • People are our most important commodity, and we are steadfast in providing a fair and equitable community where all are valued.
  • We are “Determined Doers.
  • Through collaboration, resolve, and fierce determination we value getting things done.
  • Hands-on, applied, and experiential learning is in our DNA; it’s what we’re about!
  • We provide a supportive and dynamic environment to ensure this is evident in all we do.
  • We embrace innovation, creativity, and forward-thinking.
  • We strive to create an environment where all will flourish.
  • We are one community devoted to excellence.

Leadership Team Charter of Behaviors (TBD)

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Advise and make recommendations to the Executive Team and the Chancellor.
  • Communicate challenges and successes from constituencies to the Leadership Team.
  • Communicate challenges and successes from the Leadership Team to constituencies.

 

Meetings

This team meets monthly on the 3rd Tuesday of each month from 10-12 and as needed. Agenda requests are due by end-of-business on the prior Thursday and can be sent to jdelay@mtech.edu.