Strategic Enrollment Committee Members

The SEM committee will report to the Provost/Executive Vice Chancellor of Academic Affairs, who will also serve as Ex-Officio. The SEM committee will advise the Chancellor and liaison with key campus stakeholders, including, but not limited to: Council of Deans, Faculty Council, Staff Advisory Council, Missouri Student Association, Graduate Professional Council, and the Alumni Association.

The SEM Committee will operate as a steering group and be comprised of campus representatives. A series of subcommittees centered on core content areas will also anchor these efforts and subcommittee membership will include broad participation from additional faculty and staff. Reporting to the SEM committee, these initial subcommittees will include, but are not limited to: market research, student recruitment, marketing and communications, and student success.

Committee organization


Pelema I. Morrice
Vice Provost
Enrollment Management

Pat Okker
Interim Dean
College of Arts and Science

Committee Staffing

Kim Humphrey
Assistant to the Vice Provost
Enrollment Management

Marty Oetting
Interim Campus Chief of Staff
Chancellor's Office


Bradley Curs
Associate Professor and Department Chair for Educational Leadership and Policy Analysis

Mardy Eimers
Vice Provost
Institutional Research

Joseph Erb
Assistant Teaching Professor

Laura Friedrich
Senior Student Service Coordinator

Rhonda Gibler
Vice Chancellor

Ashli Grabau
Assessment & Planning, Student Affairs

Jeni Hart
Assistant Vice Provost for Graduate and Postdoctoral Affairs

Suzette Heiman
Interim Executive Director
UM System & MU Campus Communications

Alex Howe
President Elect
Graduate Professional Council

Chrissy Kintner
MU Staff Advisory Council Chair, Resource 25 Coordinator
Office of the University Registrar

Todd McCubbin
Associate Vice Chancellor
Alumni Relations

Kevin McDonald
Vice Chancellor
Inclusion, Diversity & Equity

Casandra Harper Morris
Associate Professor
Higher Education

Sean Olmstead
LGBTQ Resource Center

Lori Popejoy
Associate Professor

Jim Scott
Vice Provost
International Programs

Jim Spain
Vice Provost
Undergraduate Studies

Marty Steffens
Professor, Chair in Business and Financial Journalism

Marshall Stewart
Vice Chancellor
Extension and Engagement

Garnett Stokes
Provost/Executive Vice Chancellor
Academic Affairs (Ex-Officio)

Justin Walensky
Associate Professor and Associate Chair for Undergraduate Studies

Gary Ward
Vice Chancellor

Nathan Willett
Missouri Student Association