Meet the leadership team of St. Edward's University

Our leadership team brings a depth of experience, a passion for education and a dedication to service.

Sister Donna Jurick, SND, executive vice president St. Edward's University

Sister Donna Jurick, SND

Executive Vice President

Sister Donna Jurick, SND, serves as the executive vice president of the university and the interim dean of Academic Affairs. Jurick is a member of the university president’s administrative staff and staffs the Board of Trustees’ Institutional Oversight and Academic Affairs Committee. Areas of oversight include: Athletics, Institutional Assessment, Institutional Effectiveness and Research, Professional Education, Registrar’s Office, Sponsored Programs, and The Munday Library.

Paige Booth, VP Marketing and Enrollment Management

Paige Booth

Vice President for Marketing and Enrollment Management

Paige Booth leads the university’s integrated recruitment and marketing efforts, orchestrating the resources of the offices of Admission, Student Financial Services and Marketing to achieve the university’s strategic enrollment growth goals. 

Cristina Bordin, Chief of Staff. St. Edward's University

Cristina Bordin

Chief of Staff, Liaison to the Board of Trustees and Sustainability Coordinator

Cristina Bordin manages the President’s Office, supports the President and senior leadership of the university on a range of strategic issues, and plans the Board of Trustees meetings, and leadership meetings and retreats. She also coordinates campus-wide sustainability efforts.

Christie Campbell, Associate VP for Marketing

Christie Campbell

Associate Vice President for Marketing

Christie Campbell is a leader of the Marketing Office, which is responsible for communicating the St. Edward’s University story to increase engagement, attract resources and achieve the university’s goals.


Bill Clabby, Associate VP for Global Initiatives

Bill Clabby

Associate Vice President for Global Initiatives

Bill Clabby serves as a catalyst for the university’s international programs and activities that prepare students to live and work in an interconnected world.

Doris Constantine, Associate VP for Student Financial Services

Doris Constantine

Associate Vice President for Student Financial Services

Doris Constantine guides students and their families through the financial aid process.

Erin Delffs_Associate VP for Finance

 Erin W. Delffs

Associate Vice President for Finance

Erin Delffs oversees the areas of accounting, budget and planning, business/data analytics, student accounts, and tax and treasury for the university.

Joe DeMedeiros Interim VP for University Advancement

Joe DeMedeiros 

Vice President for University Advancement

Joe DeMedeiros manages campaigns designed to increase major giving.

Benjamin Hockenhull_VP for Digital Innovation

Benjamin R. Hockenhull

Associate Vice President for Digital Innovation

Benjamin R. Hockenhull works to promote the effective and innovative use of technology at St. Edward’s. He provides leadership for the definition, development and success of the Global Learning Ecosystem, and oversees technological infrastructure.  

Cyndy Johnson

Assistant Vice President for Business Services

Cyndy Johnson oversees Business Services which includes the service areas of Payroll, Accounts Payable, Procurement,  Ragsdale Center, Mail and Copy Services and other auxiliaries.

Lisa Kirkpatrick, Interim VP for Student Affairs; Dean of Students

Lisa Kirkpatrick

Vice President for Student Affairs; Title IX Coordinator

Lisa Kirkpatrick provides supervisory leadership to the offices of Residence Life and Student Life, as well as the Health & Counseling Center and Dean of Students Office. She also oversees the university’s Title IX compliance, education and investigation efforts.

Kimberly Kvaal, VP for Financial Affairs

Kimberly Kvaal

Vice President for Financial Affairs  

Kimberly Kvaal’s areas of responsibility include finance, facilities, human resources, auxiliaries, public safety, and risk management. She also oversees the university’s annual operating budget and endowment. 

Tracy Manier, Associate VP and Dean for Admission

Tracy Manier 

Associate Vice President and Dean for Admission 

Tracy Manier oversees the recruitment and admission operations for all student audiences, including undergraduate, graduate and adult undergraduate.

Molly Minus, Associate VP for Academic Affairs; Director of McNair Scholars Program

Molly Minus

Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs; Director of McNair Scholars Program 

Molly Minus oversees student academic issues and policies and facilitates support services necessary for efficient operation of the college.

Bhuban Pandey, Associate VP for Institutional Effectiveness and Research

Bhuban Pandey 

Associate Vice President for Institutional Effectiveness and Research

Bhuban Pandey evaluates institutional effectiveness and outcomes, conducts research and analysis needed for institutional planning and decision-making, and manages the function of internal and external reporting.

Lori West Peterson, Associate VP for Faculty Development and Academic Programs

Lori West Peterson 

Associate Vice President for Faculty Development and Academic Programs 

Lori West Peterson’s office manages and coordinates faculty development in teaching, scholarship and creative expression, advising, and pedagogical innovation. She also oversees faculty participation in the university’s global initiatives as well as the academic program review process. 

Michael W. Peterson, Associate VP for Facilities

Michael W. Peterson 

Associate Vice President for Facilities 

Michael W. Peterson is responsible for all facility construction and maintenance on the university’s 160-acre campus. He also chairs the Environmental Stewardship and Bell committees. 

Rosemary Samora Rudnicki

Assistant Vice President for Human Resources

Rosemary Samora Rudnicki oversees Human Resources which includes recruitment, employee relations, benefits, compensation and training for the university community.

Justin Sloan, Chief Data Officer, St. Edward's University

Justin Sloan

Chief Data Officer and Special Assistant to the President for Data Strategy

Justin Sloan oversees the development of university-wide data governance and architecture to guide data-driven decision-making, which supports the strategic goals, operational effectiveness and efficiency of the university. 

Angela Svoboda, Associate VP for Digital Effectiveness

Angela Svoboda

Associate Vice President for Digital Effectiveness

Angela Svoboda oversees support, development, implementation and enhancement of the university's enterprise software and systems, including the ERP, identity management, and primary web and mobile properties.

Nicole Guerrero Trevino, Associate VP for Student Academic Support Services

Nicole Guerrero Trevino 

Associate Vice President for Student Academic Support Services 

Nicole Guerrero Trevino is responsible for overseeing the Student Success Center, developing and coordinating strategic plans and programs for university retention, and working with the university leadership teams on retention initiatives. 

David Waldron, VP for Information Technology

David Waldron 

Vice President for Information Technology 

David Waldron is responsible for all aspects of information technology, including networking and telecommunications, administrative computing, instructional technology and client support. 

Father Peter Walsh, CSC, Director of Campus Ministry

Father Peter Walsh, CSC 

Director of Campus Ministry 

Father Peter Walsh develops social and spiritual programs focused on young adult ministry.