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University Leadership

President Dr. Salvador D. Aceves, in collaboration with the Board of Trustees and university administrators, ensures that Regis remains true to its Jesuit Catholic heritage, honors its commitment to academic excellence and operates with agility and an eye to the future.

Honoring tradition. Embracing the future.

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President

Salvador D. Aceves, Ed.D.

Dr. Aceves became President of Regis University on Jan. 1, 2023, and is the University’s first lay and first Latino President. Prior to being appointed President, 2014年至2023年,他曾担任Regis University的高级副总裁兼首席财务官.

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Jake Bucher

Provost

Jake Bucher, Ph.D.

A sociologist who researches social injustice and the experiences of marginalized groups, Dr. Bucher joined the Regis community in July 2023. 他之前是伊利诺伊州多明尼加大学应用科学学院的创始院长.


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President's Cabinet
Senthil Kumar

Senthil Kumar, D.B.A

Senior Vice President and Chief Enrollment Officer

Dr. Senthil Kumar于2022年加入Regis,担任战略招生管理副总裁,并于2023年晋升为高级副总裁兼首席招生官. He is responsible for providing executive leadership to the offices of Admissions, Enrollment Services, Financial Aid, Global Engagement and Strategic Initiatives. In addition, 库马尔与副校长兼田径主任共同监督学生运动员的招募和名单管理 & Strategic Partnership, 以及搜索引擎优化和网络服务管理与营销和通信的助理副总裁.

一位有超过22年经验的高等教育专业人士,在战略招生计划和全球参与方面有着良好的记录, 库马尔还拥有8年的人力资源高级管理经验, corporate finance, and management information systems.

Kumar, who most recently was vice president for strategic enrollment management at Saint Leo University, a private Catholic institution in Florida, created the Center for Global Engagement and led a team of over 150, managing the marketing, recruitment, and admissions for the university's main campus, online learning, 以及17个教育中心,其中包括佛罗里达州所有分支机构的多个军事设施, Georgia, Mississippi, South Carolina, and Texas. Under his leadership, the university welcomed three consecutive years of record enrollment from 2019 to 2021.

Before joining Saint Leo, Kumar also held leadership roles at Juesheng Education Group in China, Bay State College in Massachusetts, The National Graduate School of Quality Management in Massachusetts, and Johnson & Wales University in Rhode Island.

He began his enrollment management career at his alma mater, Oklahoma City University, 在那里,他获得了金融工商管理硕士学位和the Meinders School of Business理学学士学位. Kumar获得了QSM工商管理博士学位,专攻卫生系统,并获得了国家质量管理研究生院精益六西格玛黑带硕士学位, now known as NGS at Cambridge College Global.

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Kevin F. Burke, S.J.

Vice President, Mission

Rev. Kevin F. Burke, S.J., is the Vice-President for University Mission at Regis and Professor of Theology in Regis College. Fr. 伯克第一次来到里吉斯后不久,他的任命担任副校园部长(1988-1992)。. 他早年参与了里吉斯服务学习办公室的工作,是罗梅罗之家的联合创始人.

在获得硕士学位和博士学位(1992-1997)后,他加入了韦斯顿耶稣会神学院, Cambridge, MA (1997-2006) as Assistant/Associate Professor of Fundamental and Systematic Theology. In 2006 he became Dean of the Jesuit School of Theology in Berkeley, CA (2006-12) and Acting President (2008-09). He returned to the faculty of JST-SCU and served as director of the Doctoral Program from 2012-2017.

A member of the Regis University Board of Trustees (2011-2017), Fr. Burke stepped down from that position to become VP for Mission. In this role, 他寻求促进里吉斯耶稣会天主教使命的未来,并将我们的使命感扩展到AJCU的姐妹学校.

Author or editor of seven books, including The Ground beneath the Cross: The Theology of Ignacio Ellacuría (Georgetown, 2000), Pedro Arrupe: Essential Writings (Orbis, 2004), and The Ignatian Tradition (Liturgical Press, 2006), he is currently writing a book on the theological vision of the poet, Denise Levertov. He chairs the board of directors of the journal, Theological Studies, 担任美国天主教神学协会董事会和旧金山大学董事会成员.

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Barbara Wilcots, Ph.D.

Vice President, Student Affairs

Dr. Wilcots joined the Regis community in 2017 after serving as associate dean of the Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences Division, Dean of the DU-Iliff Joint Doctoral Program in the Study of Religion, and associate provost for Graduate Studies at the University of Denver. She holds a Ph.D. in English from DU, an MA in English from Texas Woman’s University, and an MA in Public Relations and a BA in Journalism from Drake University. 她的学术领域是20世纪美国文学和散居海外的非洲人文学,特别关注非洲裔美国人和加勒比文学. With a commitment to inclusive excellence, she has engaged in leadership and diversity training as a participant, 受邀在美国各地以及加勒比地区的讲习班和会议上发言和培训, South Africa and Bologna, Italy.

“我在里吉斯寻求职业机会,因为我想在一个以信仰为基础的机构服务,致力于社会正义,致力于培养学生的工具和决心,在世界上产生积极的影响. Having held leadership positions in academic affairs, serving graduate, professional, and undergraduate students, 我目前的职位是学生事务副总裁,这使我能够支持十大正规网投平台所有学生的学术和公民教育. 公民教育的一个重要方面是鼓励学生不仅要面对我们这个时代的社会正义问题,还要挑战自己的看法——寻找魔法, 成为最真实的最好的自己,为了我们生活的世界的更大利益为他人服务."

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Kelly Purdy

Vice President, Advancement

Regis alumna Kelly Purdy returned to her alma mater to lead University Advancement in June 2022. 她是一位终身筹款专业人士,在慈善事业的各个方面都有丰富的经验. 她热衷于将慷慨与影响力联系起来,以创建强大的社区和充满活力的机构. 她曾担任美国男孩女孩俱乐部慈善和基金会的高级全国总监, where she oversaw institutional fundraising, principal gifts, and planned giving. Prior to joining BGCA, Kelly served as Vice President of Engaged Philanthropy at The Denver Foundation, 在那里,她领导了筹款和捐赠服务工作,帮助该机构达到了近10亿美元的总资产,管理着近10亿美元的资产,000 donor-advised, scholarship and endowment funds. Kelly also served as Vice President of Development and Communications for Global Greengrants Fund, 总部位于博尔德的国际非营利组织,致力于人权和环境的交叉.

她是科罗拉多州计划捐赠圆桌会议的董事会成员,在那里她主持了DEI特别工作组, and she also supports the Curriculum Committee for the Institute of Leaders in Development. 凯利致力于为社会正义使命服务的职业生涯始于在乌克兰担任和平队志愿者, where she met her husband. 她是科罗拉多人,在科罗拉多大学获得政治学和国际事务本科学位. In 2011 she received her Master's in Nonprofit Management from Regis University.

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Stephanie Morris, CPA, MSA

Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

Stephanie Morris joined Regis University in 2008 as manager of accounting, bringing her experience and skills to the finance and accounting team. 莫里斯于2011年被提升为助理副总裁,负责监督包括会计在内的大学财务运营的各个方面, budget, cash management, accounts payable, student accounts, and business insurance functions. Regis University President Salvador D. Aceves promoted Morris to succeed him as Vice President and Chief Financial Officer in 2023, becoming Regis’ first female CFO.

Prior to coming to Regis, Morris served as controller for The Fund for Colorado’s Future, an education not-for-profit organization in Denver, and controller for Center for the New West, a not-for-profit public policy think tank. With over 29 years of experience in the not-for-profit sector, 她的职业经历激发了她对耶稣会价值观的热情,这些价值观挑战我们批判性地思考并为有需要的人服务. 她的关怀和承诺,以耶稣会天主教教育成长,通过她在伊格内修领导计划的参与. Morris has served as a leadership coach and mentor, guiding her team to meet the campus community's growing and evolving needs. 她在高等教育方面的专业知识可以从她作为高等教育委员会(HLC)同行评审的工作中看出. HLC recognized Morris as the recipient of Peer Corps Hero Rookie of the Year in 2021.

A proud Regis alumna, Morris became a legacy parent when her daughter enrolled as a freshman in Fall 2022. Morris持有the University of Phoenix的商业会计学士学位,并以优异的成绩毕业. She also earned a Master of Science in Accounting with honors from Regis University. She is licensed as a Certified Public Accountant in Colorado.