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Senior Leadership

Lori J. Carrell, PhD

Paul Hanstedt
Vice Chancellor for
Academic Affairs and Innovation

Virginia Wright-Peterson
Vice Chancellor for
Finance and Campus Resources

Jenny Casper
Interim Assistant Vice Chancellor
for Student Success, Engagement and Equity

Molly Olson
Director of Communication
and Marketing

Terry Whittum
Interim Associate Vice Chancellor
for Enrollment Management

Lindsey Hemker
Director of Development
and Alumni Relations

Anne Lund
Executive Assistant
to the Chancellor


A twelve member Board of Regents and Interim University of Minnesota President Ettinger governs the University of Minnesota. The University of Minnesota has launched a search for its 18th president. This is a consequential moment for our institution and we look forward to finding a visionary, dynamic, and inclusive leader to propel the University forward.