2017-18 Academic Catalog

University Officers

President’s Cabinet

Name Title
Mark E. Keenum President
Judy Bonner Provost and Executive Vice President
Gregory A. Bohach Vice President for Agriculture, Forestry, and Veterinary Medicine
Regina Hyatt Vice President for Student Affairs
Don A. Zant Vice President for Budget and Planning
John P. Rush Vice President for Development and Alumni
Amy Tuck Vice President for Campus Services
David R. Shaw Vice President for Research and Economic Development
Joan Lucas General Counsel
Rasheda Boddie-Forbes Assistant Vice President for Multicultural Affairs
John Cohen Athletic Director

Academic Deans

Name Title
George M. Hopper College of Agriculture & Life Sciences
James L. West College of Architecture, Art, and Design
Rick Travis College of Arts and Sciences
Sharon L. Oswald College of Business
Richard L. Blackbourn College of Education
Jason Keith Bagley College of Engineering
George Hopper College of Forest Resources
Kent H. Hoblet College of Veterinary Medicine
Lori Mann Bruce Graduate School
Frances N. Coleman University Libraries
Terry Dale Cruse MSU-Meridian Campus
Christopher A. Snyder Shackouls Honors College

Mississippi Board of Trustees of State Institutions of Higher Learning

Name Title
Officers of the Board:
C. D. Smith, Jr. President
Shane Hooper Vice President
Dr. Glenn F. Boyce Commissioner of Higher Education
Board Members:
Tom Duff
Dr. Ford Dye
Ann H. Lamar
Dr. Alfred E. McNair, Jr.
Chip Morgan
Hal Parker
Alan W. Perry
Christy Pickering
Dr. Doug W. Rouse
Dr. J. Walt Starr

The Board maintains offices at 3825 Ridgewood Road, Jackson, Mississippi.