Montana State University

Assistant Deans' Council

FY12-13 Membership; Updated June 2012



Singel, David Chair Academic Affairs-----
Ashley, Bonnie/Jerri Westin Ex officioRegistrar-----
Bechtold, CamieEx officioAthletics-----
Bondy, Jeffrey Ex officioResidence Life-----
Lee, Isle-Mari/Swinford,Steve Ex officio University Honors - ----
Campeau, Tony Ex-officio Associate Registrar - ----
Carson, Robert Ex officio Education & HHD - ----
DeBode, DebraEx officioInternational Educ-----
Donnelly, Diane Ex officio University Studies - ----
Fastnow, ChrisEx officioPlanning & Analysis-----
Heiss-Arms, Janet Ex officio Gallatin College Programs -----
Lamb, ChrisEx officioBusiness-----
Macdonald-Peck, ErinEx officio Student Affairs-----
McNeely, Gretchen Ex officioNursing-----
McSpadden, Carmen Ex officio University College - ----
Rognlie, Matt Ex officio Information Technology - ----
Negaard , DonnaEx officioGraduate Studies-----
Vacant Ex officio Arts & Architecture - ----
Rossmann, BrianEx officioLibrary-----
Russell, Ronda Ex officioNew Student Services-----
Foreman, Christine Ex officio Engineering - ----
Smith, Nora Ex officio Agriculture - ----
Wherry, Peg Ex officio MSU On-Line - ----
Zajdel, Melody Ex officio Letters & Science - ----


Coordinate the many events related primarily to the undergraduate academic programs and the many ways they interrelate with Student Affairs, New Student Services, and other academic support units. Review procedures and look for ways to enhance the academic programs and administrative efficiency. Review policy and propose appropriate changes or new policy related to the above areas.


9:00-10:00 a.m. each Thursday


Voting Ex Officio Members: Associate Provost; one assistant or associate dean from each academic college; Registrar; Assistant Dean of Libraries; Assistant Dean of Students; Dean of the Graduate School; Director of University Studies; Director, New Student Services; Director, University Honors

Length of Term

Term of office

Appointed By



Current--David Singel
Title--Associate Provost
Appointed By--Provost
Length of Term--Term of office

Advisory To

Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs

Reports Due

As requested