The Board of Trustees is the governing body of Stockton University under the laws of the State of New Jersey. Dr. Harvey Kesselman serves as President of the university, providing executive leadership with assistance from his cabinet and the academic deans.

Board of Trustees

Stockton University Seal

The Board of Trustee consists of 13 members appointed by the Governor of New Jersey, the University President, and two student representatives elected by the student body.

Board of Trustees

President Harvey KesselmanHarvey Kesselman


Leading under the guiding principle of “students first,” Dr. Harvey Kesselman presides over Stockton University as its fifth President.  With beginnings as unique as the university itself, Dr. Kesselman is the only sitting university president to have been in the inaugural class of the very institution he serves.

Office of the President

President's Cabinet

Susan Davenport, Ph.D.

Susan Davenport

Executive Vice President & Chief of Staff

Dr. Davenport oversees all aspects of the Office of Development and Alumni Affairs, the Office of University Relations and Marketing, and the Office of Policy and Procedures, in addition to managing the operations of the President's Office.

Office of the Executive Vice President

Leamor KahanovLeamor Kahanov

Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs

Dr. Leamor Kahanov oversees the seven academic schools and all academic support services.

Academic Affairs

E. Michael AnguloE. Michael Angulo
Vice President for Personnel, Labor & Government Relations

Christopher CatchingChristopher Catching
Vice President for Student Affairs

Donald HudsonDonald Hudson
Vice President for Facilities & Operations

Jennifer PotterJennifer Potter
Vice President for Administration and Finance and Chief Financial Officer

Peter BarattaPeter Baratta
Chief Planning Officer & Deputy Chief of Staff

Valerie HayesValerie Hayes
Chief Officer for Diversity and Inclusion

Robert R. HeinrichRobert R. Heinrich
Chief Enrollment Management Officer

Scott HustonScott Huston
Chief Information Officer 
Brian K. JacksonBrian K. Jackson
Chief Operating Officer, Atlantic City Campus

Michelle McDonaldMichelle McDonald
Chief Academic Officer, Atlantic City Campus & Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs 

Dan NugentDan Nugent
Chief Development Officer and Executive Director of the University Foundation
Ellen BaileyEllen D. Bailey
Deputy General Counsel
Brain KowalskiBrian Kowalski
General Counsel 


University Leadership Council

Dean School
Lisa Honaker
Alphonso Ogbuehi Business
Claudine Keenan
Robert Gregg
Brent Arnold
Peter Straub
Marissa Levy
Commencement graduates