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Leadership

Learn more about the leadership team at UC

Meet President Marty Roth

Dr. Martin S. Roth became President of the University of Charleston in July 2018. As a higher education leader, Roth has spent the past 30 years helping universities excel by focusing on the talent acquisition and development needs of students and organizations.

Dr. Jerry Forster

Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer

 

 

Kim Spiezio

Dr. Kim Spiezio

Executive Vice President and Provost

 

 

cleta harless

Cleta M. Harless

Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

 

 

Dr. Bren Stevens

Vice President and Director of Athletics

 

 

Deborah Morris

Vice President for University Development

 

 

Virginia Moore

Vice President, Dean of Students & Title IX Compliance Coordinator

 

 

David Traube

Dave Traube

Vice President of Communications & Marketing

Pamela Alderman

Dr. Pamela Alderman

Dean of Health Sciences

 

 

Tracy Bradley

Dr. Tracy Bradley

Dean, School of Arts and Sciences

 

 

Scott Bellamy

Dr. Scott Bellamy

Dean and Professor of Economics and Business

 

 

Faruk Khan

Dr. Faruk F Khan

Dean School of Pharmacy

 

The Board of Trustees is the governing body of UC, responsible for the educational mission and fiscal policies for the University.

  • Patrick C. Graney III Board Chairman, Chairman, One Stop LLC
  • Becky Ceperley, Board Secretary, Executive Director, West Virginia Independent Colleges and Universities
  • John Barrett, Attorney, Bailey & Glasser, LLP
  • Ben Beakes, Founder and Managing Member, Three Point Strategies, LLC
  • Bobby Blakley, Regional President, BB&T
  • Michael Cary, Attorney, The Cary Law Office
  • Kimberly Dickerson, Managing Director, Protiviti
  • Fonda Elliot, Community Leader and Co-Founder, AMFM Nursing and Rehabilitation Centers
  • Jennie Ferretti, Attorney, George & Lorensen, PLLC
  • David W. Gallagher, Retired Business Executive
  • Nettie Horne, Esq. Retired, Lockheed Martin Corp.
  • Jim Hoyer, Major General, West Virginia National Guard
  • Charles Jones, President and CEO, Amherst Madison
  • Dr. Russell Kruzelock, Executive Director and CEO, WV Regional Technology Park
  • Bernard Layne, III Esq., Mani, Ellis & Layne, PLLC
  • Rebecca McPhail, President, WV Manufacturers Association
  • Mark E. Miller, President and Owner, Miller Environmental Group, Inc.
  • Phil Morabito, CEO Pierpont Communications, Inc.
  • Wayne D. Morgan, Vice President of Business Development & External Affairs, Thrasher Engineering
  • David L. Ramsey, President and CEO, CAMC Health System
  • Martin S. Roth, Ph.D., President, University of Charleston, ex officio
  • Brigadier General (retired) Charles Stebbins, Ph.D., United States Air Force
  • Paul White, Executive Vice President, Commercial Insurance