Executive Council - Coastal Carolina University
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Executive Council

The Executive Council is a group of senior-level administrators, chaired by the chief of staff, representing all areas of Coastal Carolina University. These individuals serve in an advisory capacity, and meet bi-monthly. The mission of this body is to regularly review the operations of the University and advise the President’s Cabinet on matters affecting the University at large. The Executive Council also updates and approves policies that filter up through various departments throughout the University.

Michael T. Benson, University President (ex officio)*

Travis Overton, Vice President for Executive Initiatives/Chief of Staff (chair)*

Fadi Baroody, Interim Associate Vice President for Information Technology Services

Claudia Bornholdt, Dean, Edwards College of Humanities and Fine Arts

Amanda Craddock, Associate Provost for Enrollment Management

Daniel Ennis, Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs*

David Frost, Chief Financial Officer/Vice President for Finance*

Stephen Harrison, Vice President for Auxiliary Enterprises

Matthew Hogue, Director of Athletics*

Sara Hottinger, Dean, HTC Honors College and Center for Interdisciplinary Studies

Martha Hunn, Associate Vice President/Chief Communication Officer, University Marketing and Communication

Edward Jadallah, Dean/Vice President for Online Education and Teaching Excellence, Spadoni College of Education

Carlos Johnson, Senior Vice President/University Counsel*

Christopher Johnson, Chief Executive Officer, Coastal Educational Foundation*

Kelly Moore, Executive Director, Chanticleer Athletic Foundation

Peter Paquette, Interim Vice President for Student Affairs*

Michael Roberts, Dean/Vice President for Research and Emerging Initiatives, Gupta College of Science

Kimberly Sherfesee, Associate Vice President for Human Resources

Erika Small, Interim Dean, Wall College of Business Administration

Atiya Stokes-Brown, Vice President for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion*

Robert Young, Interim Dean, College of Graduate Studies and Research

*Denotes members of President's Cabinet