我们的领导:总裁Greg salsbury博士

西部科罗拉多大学遵循共同治理,其中包括受托人,管理和教师在决策和战略大学董事会的模型。西部科罗拉多大学的领导的三个部门,与社区成员一起,导 该大学的战略计划.

主席

Greg Salsbury, Ph.D., is president of Western Colorado University. Dr. Salsbury earned his doctorate from the University of Southern California (USC) and received a master’s degree from both the University of Illinois and USC’s Annenberg School for Communications. In his first four years as President, Dr. Salsbury increased enrollment at a rate faster than any other four-year institution in the state. In 2018, he helped usher in the largest donation in Western Colorado University history and one of the largest in state history—an $80 million contribution for the new Paul M. Rady School of Computer Science & Engineering. Prior to joining Western Colorado University, Dr. Salsbury was Executive Vice 主席 at Jackson National Life Insurance for 15-plus years and oversaw: The Bank and Wirehouse divisions; Marketing; Recruiting and Professional Development; Corporate Communications; and Retirement and Wealth Strategies. He was also a member of the board of directors of National Planning Holdings, an independent broker dealer, and of Curian Capital.  He has been an instructor at numerous universities including USC, UCLA, California State University in Fullerton, Saint Mary’s College in Moraga and Santa Barbara City College in California.

校评议会主席

布拉德福德伯顿博士是地质学副教授和石油地质的雷迪椅子。他获得博士学位从怀俄明州,硕士学位,从爱达荷州立大学和学士学位的大学地质学来自蒙大拿州立大学。博士。伯顿来到2015年西部科罗拉多大学毕业后,超过20年的全球能源勘探专业实习,在那里他担任的职务,从现场地质学家副总裁。博士。伯顿适用于他在课堂和研究项目的实际经验,与学生在能源研究,构造地质学和地球物理学应用问题,西部科罗拉多大学工作。海军陆战队老兵,博士。伯顿喜欢与在甘尼森山谷,并通过支持退伍军人和不足的群体的麋鹿俱乐部组。一个酷爱户外运动,他是顾问穷乡僻壤猎人和垂钓者学生社团,并在业余时间在与他的妻子,mayte和黄金猎犬琥珀和好友科罗拉多穷乡僻壤。  

受托人椅板

Chris Blees graduated from Western Colorado University with a B.A. in Accounting and Recreation & Outdoor Education in 1994. Blees currently serves as 主席 and CEO of BiggsKofford Certified Public Accountants and BiggsKofford Capital Investment Bank, both located in Colorado Springs. In 2003, he expanded the firm and launched an M&A and investment banking practice, now operating as BiggsKofford Capital. Blees serves on the Board of Advisors for the Alliance of Merger & Acquisition Advisors, acts as Treasurer for the Colorado Springs Regional Business Alliance (Chamber), sits on the board of the University of Colorado Colorado Springs Chancellor’s Leadership Council and is co-founder of High Altitude Angel Investors Club. He is a member of the Association of Corporate Growth, Colorado Association of Business Intermediaries, AICPA and the Colorado Society of CPAs. Blees said that the one-on-one attention students receive at Western Colorado University and its emphasis on hands-on learning set Western Colorado University apart.