Presidential Search Committee

On March 11, 2019, Stetson University Board of Trustees Chair Joe Cooper announced the members of the university’s Presidential Search Committee.

This announcement follows the February retirement announcement from President Wendy B. Libby, Ph. D. Since then, Cooper spent several days on the DeLand and Gulfport campuses meeting with faculty, staff, students, administrators and members of the community.

The members of the Stetson University Presidential Search Committee are:

  • Kristen David Adams Interim Dean, College of Law, Professor of Law
  • Maureen Breakiron-Evans, ’76 Stetson University Board of Trustees
  • J. Hyatt Brown, Hon. ’92 Stetson University Board of Trustees
  • Yvonne Chang, E.M.B.A. ’09 Stetson University Board of Trustees
  • Joe R. Cooper, ’79, M.B.A. ’82 Chair, Presidential Search Committee Chair, Stetson University Board of Trustee
  • Giovanni Fernandez Associate Professor of Finance Executive Director, Graduate Programs, School of Business Administration
  • Amy Gipson Associate Vice President, Development Strategy and Communications
  • F. Robert Huth Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
  • Tony Jenkins Stetson University Board of Trustees
  • Camille King Professor of Psychology Chair, Department of Psychology College of Arts and Sciences
  • Harlan “Butch” Paul, ’76 DeLand Community Leader, Former member of Stetson University Board of Trustees (2004 – 2016)
  • Timothy Peter Interim Dean, School of Music Professor of Music Director of Choral Activities
  • Luis Prats, ’78, J.D. ’81 Stetson University Board of Trustees
  • Markala Roland Class of 2022 Lettie Pate Whitehead Scholar
  • Charles A. Wolfe, ’85 Stetson University Board of Trustees