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Champlain Leadership

Throughout its history, Champlain College has benefited from strong leaders with the vision and dedication to create a singular academic experience; one that challenges motivated students to achieve their intellectual and professional goals. From the Board of Trustees to the President, faculty and staff, Champlain is a community focused on optimizing student outcomes and experiences.

OFFICE OF THE PRESIDENT

  • Dr. Benjamin Ola. Akande, President

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FACULTY SENATE

  • Faculty Senate President: Patti Aldredge
  • Vice President: Betsy Allen-Penebaker
  • Secretary: Robin Collins

STAFF COUNCIL

  • President (two year term - ending 2022): Shaylea Scribner, Advancement Project Manager, Office of Institutional Advancement 
  • Vice President (two year term - ending 2021): Jared Cadrette, Associate Director, Student Engagement, Residential Life & Student Activities 
  • Treasurer (two year term - ending 2022): Matthew Annis, Budget Analyst, Finance 
  • Secretary (two year term - ending 2021): Tara Arneson, Registrar, Registrar's Office 

  • Representative and Co-Chair, Welfare and Advocacy Committee (two year term - ending 2021): Danielle L'Esperance, Manager, Compass Student Services 
  • Representative and Co-Chair, Communication and Engagement Committee (two year term - ending 2022): Veronica Lewis, Major Gift Officer, Office of Institutional Advancement 
  • Representative and Co-Chair, Networking Committee (two year term - ending 2021): Leah Miller, Assistant Director, Undergraduate Admissions 
  • Representative and Co-Chair, Welfare and Advocacy Committee (two year term - ending 2022): Jean-Marie Severance, Operations Manager, Division of Education and Human Studies 
  • Representative and Co-Chair, Networking Committee (two year term - ending 2022): Kaylee Sullivan, Digital Community Specialist, Marketing 
  • Representative and Co-Chair, Communication and Engagement Committee (two year term - ending 2021): Sarah Camille Wilson, Access Services Administrator, The Library

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