我们的领导:总统格雷格萨尔斯伯里,博士。

立博体育遵循共享治理模式,其中包括董事会,行政和教师决策和大学战略。西部科罗拉多大学的三个分支机构,以及社区成员,指导 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.

教职员参议长

布拉德福德博士是地质学副教授,也是石油地质学的副主席。他获得了博士学位。来自怀俄明大学的地质学,爱达荷州立大学的硕士学位和b.s.来自蒙大拿州立大学。博士。在经历了20多年的全球能源勘探专业实践后,伯顿于2015年来到立博体育,担任现场地质师和副总裁等职务。博士。伯顿将他在课堂和研究项目中的实际经验应用于立博体育的学生,研究能源研究,结构地质学和应用地球物理学方面的问题。海军陆战队老兵,博士。伯顿喜欢与Gunnison山谷的团队合作,并通过麋鹿俱乐部与退伍军人和服务不足的团体合作。作为一名狂热的户外运动员,他是野外猎人和垂钓者学生俱乐部的顾问,并将他的空闲时间花在科罗拉多州的偏远地区,与他的妻子,梅特和金毛猎犬琥珀和哥们一起度过。  

董事会主席

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.