Executive Council

The Executive Council is comprised of the university's senior leadership. Its members meet monthly to advise the president on official policies and procedures. Policies are available online at www.policies.msstate.edu.

Mark E. Keenum


Gregory Bohach

Vice President for Agriculture, Forestry, and Veterinary Medicine

Judy Bonner

Provost and Executive Vice President

Susan Brooks

Chair of the Staff Council

Timothy Chamblee

Director of Institutional Research and Effectiveness

John Cohen

Athletic Director

Maya Emerson

President of the Student Association

Lesia Ervin

Director of Internal Audit

Randy Follett

President of the Robert Holland Faculty Senate

Rasheda Forbes

Assistant Vice President for Multicultural Affairs

Regina Hyatt

Vice President for Student Affairs

Steve Parrott

Chief Information Officer

David Shaw

Vice President for Research and Economic Development

Judy Spencer

Chief Human Resources Officer

Don Zant

Vice President for Budget and Planning

Jim Laird

Research and Executive Support Editor

Amy Tuck

Vice President for Campus Services