2017-2018 Catalog 
    Aug 21, 2018  
2017-2018 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ACU Board of Trustees and Administrators

Board of Trustees

Chair: Barry D. Packer, Dallas

Vice Chairs: Steve Mack, San Antonio
Dr. J. William “Bill” Petty II, Woodway

Secretary: Slade Sullivan, J.D., ACU General Counsel

Abel Alvarez, McAllen
April Anthony, Dallas
Rich Atchley, Keller
Lance Barrow, Colleyville
Tod Brown, Midland
Dr. Billy C. Curl, Inglewood, CA
Ralph Draper, Houston
John “Mark” Duncum, Decatur
Cecil Eager, New Braunfels
David A. Flow, Brentwood, TN
Dr. Jack Griggs, Abilene
Heriberto “Berto” Guerra, San Antonio
Kyle Hammond, Midland
Jana Hanner, Baird
Belinda Harmon, Aledo
Jeff D. Knight, Bentonville, AK
Guy “Mojo” Lewis, Houston
Dr. Edward “Wayne” Massey, Durham, NC
Bill Minick, Dallas
Elise Mitchell, Fayetteville, AR
Charles Onstead, Sugar Land
Randy Owen, Castle Rock, CO
Carole Phillips, Colleyville
Jim Porter, Abilene Alan E. Rich, Boerne
Dr. Eddie Sharp, Austin
Marelyn Shedd, Abilene
Kay Skelton, Denison
Stan Stephens, Keller Rick L. Wessel, Westlake


The first date indicates initial employment at ACU.

Senior Leadership Team

Schubert, Phil, 1993, President; BBA, 1991; CPA, 1995; MBA, 2006; EdD, 2009.
Allmon, Suzanne, 1980-86, 1999, Senior Advisor to the President; BBA, 1979; MS, 1991.
Campbell, Kevin, 2001, Chief Enrollment Officer; BBA, 2000.
De Leon, Lee, 2014, Director of Athletics; BBA, 2004; MA, 2005.
Holley, Steven, 2013, Vice President and Chief Business Officer; BS, 1990; MS, 1991.
Johnson, Stephen, 2001, Vice President for Academic Affairs ACU-Dallas and Dean of the Graduate School; BA, 1990; MS, 1994; MDiv, 1996; DMin, 2000; PhD, 2007.
Jones, Wendy, 1999, Chief HR Officer and Title IX Coordinator; BA, 1994
McCaleb, Gary, 1963, Vice President of the University; BA, 1964; MBA, 1974; PhD, 1979.
Orr, Jim, 2014, Vice President for Advancement, BBA, 1986; JD, 1989.
Riley, Chris, 2004, Vice President for Student Life; BA, 2000; JD, 2003.
Rhodes, Robert, 2012, Provost and Professor of Psychology; BS, 1990; PhD, 1994.
Shewmaker, Jennifer, 2002, Professor of Psychology, Associate Dean of Teaching and Learning, and Executive Director of the Adams Center; BS, ACU, 1992; PhD, Texas Woman’s University, 1996.

Other Administrators

Garrett, Dan, 1973-84, 1995, Vice Chancellor and President of the ACU Foundation; BS, 1973.
Holmans, Jim, 1998, Executive Assistant to the Chancellor; AA, 1961; BS, 1972; MSBA, 1989.
McCaleb, Gary, 1963, Vice President of the University; BA, 1964; MBA, 1974; PhD, 1979.
Money, Royce L., 1981, Chancellor; BA, 1964; MDiv, 1967; PhD, 1975; MS, 1982.
Reed, Carson, 2012, Assistant Professor of Theology, Vice President for Church Relations, Executive Director of the Siburt Institute for Church Ministry, and Director of the Doctor of Ministry Program; BA, Oklahoma Christian University, 1980; MDiv, Harding School of Theology, 1988; DMin, ACU, 1995.
Rich, Jack, 1991, Chief Investment Officer; BBA, 1976; CPA, 1978; MBA, 1980; CFA, 2006.

Academic Affairs

Rhodes, Robert, 2012, Provost and Professor of Psychology; BS, 1990; PhD, 1994.

Cukrowski, Kenneth, 1999, Dean of the College of Biblical Studies and Associate Professor of New Testament, Graduate School of Theology; BA, 1984; MA, 1985; MDiv, 1987; STM, 1988; PhD, 1994

Fleming, Kipi, 2016, Program Director of Conflict Resolution; BSEd, ACU, 1985; MA ACU, 2010; PhD, Nova Southeastern University, 2015.

Gumm, Eric, 1997, Registrar and Director of First Year Program and Academic Development; Interim Director of General Education; BA, 1994; MS, 1997; EdD, 2006.

Hammack, Becky, 2012, Dean of the School of Nursing and Associate Professor of Nursing, BS, 1985; MS, 1995; EdD, 2003.

Johnson, Stephen, 2001, Vice President for Academic Affairs ACU-Dallas and Associate Professor of Ministry, Graduate School of Theology, BA, 1990; MS, 1994; MDiv, 1996; DMin, 2000; PhD, 2007.

Lewis, Susan, 1998, Vice Provost and Associate Professor of Journalism and Mass Communication; BS, 1992; MA, 1997; EdD, 2006.

Sharp Penya, Lynette, 1999, Professor of Communication and Assistant Provost for Graduate Programs; BA, ACU, 1991; MS, University of Illinois, 1993; PhD, University of Kansas, 1996.

Sawyer-McGee, Tonya, 2015, Program Director, Doctor of Nursing Practice; BSN, Prairie View A&M University, 1996; MSN, University of Texas at Arlington, 2004; DNP, Chatham University, 2012.

Milholland, Tom, 1979, Assistant Provost for Institutional Effectiveness, Director of Institutional Research and Assessment, SACS Liaison and Professor of Marriage and Family Studies; BS, 1966; MS, 1972; PhD, 1979.

Morris, Jason, 1996, Dean of the Honors College and Associate Professor of Education; BA, Pepperdine University, 1994; MS, ACU, 1996; EdD, Texas Tech University, 2002.

Snider, Donnie, 2003, Dean of the College of Education and Human Services and Professor of Education; BS, 1974; MEd, 1978; EdD, 1997.

Straughn, Gregory, 2000, Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences and Associate Professor of Music; BA, 1994; MM, 1997; PhD, 2004.

Weaver, John B., 2011, Dean of Library Services and Educational Technology; BA, 1995; MA 1998; MLIS 2004; PhD 2004.

Wilson, Jonathan, 2016, Professor of Professional Studies and Associate Dean of the School of Professional Studies; MBA, University of Cape Town, 1986; MPHIL, Cranfield University, 1990; PhD, University of Surrey, 2000.

Office of General Counsel

Sullivan, Slade, 2000, Vice President and General Counsel; BA, 1995; MA, 1997; JD, 2000.

Student Life

Ashford, Prentice, 2013, Director of Multicultural Affairs; BS, 2013; M.Ed. 2015.
Craig, Tom, 1998, Director of Student Activities and Productions; BA, 1989.
Fortson, Jill, 2005; Director of the Career Center; BS 1987; MS, 2015.
Herridge, Bart, 2000, Dean of Retention & Student Services, BBS 1991, MBA, 1999.
Lewis, Mark, 1995, Dean of Students; BBS, 1988; MMFT, 1995.
Nickerson, Sherita, 2013; Director of Compliance, Deputy Anti-Harassment Coordinator; BS, 2003; M.Ed. 2016.
Riley, Chris, 2004, Vice President for Student Life and Title IX Co-Coordinator (Students); BA, 2000; JD, 2003.
Rowlands, Steve, 1997, Director of the Medical Care and Counseling Center; BA, 1992; MMFT, 1994.
Swedlund, Joel, 1993, Executive Director for the Student and Recreation Wellness Center; BS, 2002.


De Leon, Lee, 2014, Director of Athletics; BBA, 2004; MA, 2005.

Abston, Grant, 2016, Asst. AD for Athletic Recruiting, BA, 2009; MA, 2011.

Ballard, Chris, 2014, Asst. AD for Academic Support; BS, 2008, M.Ed., 2013.

Bingham, Lance, 2016, Head Men’s & Women’s Track and Field Coach; BS, 1985, M.Ed., 1999.

Bonneau, Britt, 1996, Head Baseball Coach; BS, 1995.

Boone, Grant, 2014, Voice of the Wildcats; BA, 1991.

Bourque, Jeff, 2015, Director of Strength & Conditioning; BS 2005, MS 2010.

Dorrel, Adam, 2016, Head Football Coach; BS, 1997.

Fleming, Lance, 1998, Assoc. Dir. Of Athletics for Media Relations; BA, 1992.

Gilmore, Lisa, 2015, Assoc. Dir. of Athletics for Student Welfare/SWA; BA, 2003, MBA, 2013.

Golding, Joe, 2011, Head Men’s Basketball Coach; BS 1999.

Goodenough, Julie, 2012, Head Women’s Basketball Coach; AA 1989; BA 1991; Med 1993.

Jones, Hutton, 1997, Head Men’s & Women’s Tennis Coach; BA, 1981, MS, 1983.

Kinard, David, 2015, Senior Assoc. Director of Athletics; BS, 2003, MS, 2006; ABD, 2014.

Long, Drew, 2016, Assoc. AD for Internal Operations; AB 2007, BS 2009, MS 2010.

Macaluso, Chris, 2011, Asst. Director of Media Relations; BA 1999.

Mooney, Angela, 2017, Head Volleyball Coach; BS, 2004.

Reeves, Bobby, 2010, Head Softball Coach; BS, 1989.

Rogers, Todd, 2017, Director of Club Sports; BS, 2016.

Shaw, Tom, 2014, Head Golf Coach; BS, 1991.

Wilson, Casey, 2004, Head Soccer Coach; BBA, 1999, MBA 2002.

Wright, Tyler, 2016, Asst. AD for Compliance; BA, 2013; M.Ed., 2015.

Ybarra, Adam, 2013, Director of Sports Medicine; BS 2007, ME 2009.

Emeriti Administrators

The first dates indicate years of service.

Bullington, Wally, 1968-88, Director Emeritus of Athletics; BS, 1953; MEd, 1956.
Gray, C.G., 1981-93, Vice President Emeritus for Information Services; BSE, 1950; MEd, 1952; EdD, 1965.
Haseltine, Jeffrey O., 1989-2013, Associate Dean Emeritus CAS/CEHS and Associate Professor of Higher Education; BSE, Oklahoma Christian University, 1976; MLS, University of Oklahoma, 1985; PhD, Southern Illinois University at Carbondale, 1990.
Hunter, Robert D., 1956-93, Vice President Emeritus; BS, 1952; MBA, 1976; LLD, 1974; LDH, 1979; LitD, 1983.
Lytle, Richard S., 1991, Professor of Management Sciences and Dean Emeritus of the College of Business Administration; BBA, Harding University, 1980; MBA, Oklahoma State University, 1983; PhD, Arizona State University, 1994.
Mattis, Charles, 1995-12, Dean Emeritus and Associate Professor of Biology; BS, ACU 1981; DDS, University of Texas, 1985.
Presley, Ted W., Jr., 1985-04, Executive Director Emeritus of the Center for International and Intercultural Education; BSE, 1968; EdM, 1971; MA, 1978.
Reese, Jack R., 1988, Professor of Ministry, Graduate School of Theology; BA, ACU, 1973; MA, University of Oklahoma, 1976; MA, ACU, 1978; PhD, University of Iowa, 1988.
Teague, William J., 1952-59, 1980-07, President and Chancellor Emeritus; BA, 1952; MA, 1959; EdD, 1965; LLD, 1982.
Van Rheenen, Dwayne D., 1996-09, Professor Emeritus of Communication, Provost Emeritus; BA, Harding University, 1966; MA, University of Missouri, 1967; PhD, University of Missouri, 1975.