Board of Trustees - Student Life Committee

The Student Life Committee of the Board of Trustees is responsible for oversight of all non-academic student life issues under the administrative responsibility of the Division of Student Development.

Mary Jo Scalzo, Ph.D. (Chair)
Retired Superintendent, Oakwood City Schools

Board Members:

Bro William Campbell S.M.
Director, Office of Formation for Mission, Marianist Province of The United States

Bro. Francisco T. Gonzalez, S.M., M.D.
Director/President, Colegio San Jose

Joseph R. Hinrichs
President- The Americas, Ford Motor Company

Lynton Scotland
Chief Procurement Officer, W.L. Gore

Rev. Rudy A. Vela, S.M., D.Min.
Vice President for Mission and Rector, St. Mary's University

Student Development Cabinet

The senior student development leadership team ensures current programs and plans for the division are consistent with the University’s mission and strategic plan. The senior leadership team's role is in managing change, setting priorities, and adapting programs based upon the changing reality of faculty, staff, and student' needs. The senior leadership team builds upon student development's fundamental strengths to shape priorities, and develop the strategic approach necessary to pursue the University's vision of excellence.

Senior leadership team:

  • William M. Fischer, J.D., Vice President
  • Christine H. Schramm, Associate Vice President and Dean of Students
  • Cari S. Wallace, Assistant Vice President