Leadership

Aurora University's leadership oversees the strategic vision of the university, ensuring that students always come first and that our mission – an inclusive community dedicated to the transformative power of education – is prevalent in all we do.

President

Rebecca L. Sherrick, PhD

Senior Staff

Frank Buscher, PhD
Vice President for Academic Affairs

Lora de Lacey, PhD
Senior Vice President for Student Life

Donna DeSpain, EdD
Senior Vice President for Enrollment

David Diehl
Vice President for Technology

Sharon Maxwell
Vice President for Finance

Steven McFarland
Vice President for University Communications

Carmella Moran, PhD
Vice President for Administration

Ted Parge, CFRE
Executive Vice President

Sarah Russe
Vice President for Community Relations

Teri Tomaszkiewicz
Vice President for Development and Alumni Relations

Mary Weis
Vice President for Human Resources