To strategically champion engagement at MSU through outreach, leadership, and service to fulfill the land-grant mission.

Areas of Responsibility

  • Serve as a campus-wide coordinating committee in outreach and engagement efforts.
  • Guide involvement in outreach, engagement, and leadership activities through systematic assessment, reporting, and policy development to fulfill the commitments of a Carnegie Community Engaged Institution.
  • Strategically guide outreach, engagement, and leadership at MSU by collaborating with off-campus communities and other external partners, leveraging resources and pursuing extramural funding.
  • Support efforts to meet Engagement objectives (E1-3) and other outreach goals identified in the MSU Strategic Plan.


  • Chair
  • Representative from Museum of the Rockies
  • Representative from MSU Extension
  • Representative from VP for Student Success
  • Representative from VP for Administration & Finance
  • Representative from the Office of Activities and Engagement
  • Representative from Office of the Provost
  • Representative from Office of the Vice President for Research
  • Representative from MSU Leadership Institute
  • Representative from Extended University
  • Representative from Professional Council
  • Representative from Classified Staff          [Designated by Staff Senate]
  • 1 Faculty representative member               [Designated by Faculty Senate]
  • 1 student representative member               [Designated by ASMSU]
  • 1 community member at-large                    [Designated by President]
  • 1 member from MSU Units at-large            [Nominations sought/selected by vice presidents and deans]
  • Ex Officio Member: Representative from MSU Alumni Foundation
  • Ex Officio Member: Representative from University Communication