MSU Billings Catalog

Directory of The Montana University System

Board of Regents of Higher Education

Name Title
Casey Lozar, 2025, Chair Helena
Todd Buchanan, 2028 Red Lodge
Loren Bough, 2027 Big Sky
Joyce Dombrouski, 2026 Missoula
Brianne Rogers, 2024 Bozeman
Robert Nystuen, 2022 Kalispell
Amy Sexton, 2021, Student Regent Missoula
Clayton Christian, Commissioner of Higher Education Ex-Officio
Greg Gianforte, Governor Ex-Officio
Elsie Arntzen, Superintendent of Public Instruction Ex-Officio

Officers of the Administration

Name Title
Stefani Hicswa, Ph.D. Chancellor
Susan Balter-Reitz, Ph.D. Interim Provost & Academic Vice Chancellor
Kimberly Hayworth, Ph.D. Vice Chancellor for Student Access & Success
Susan Simmers, M.B.A. Vice Chancellor for Administration & Finance
Kurt Toenjes, Ph.D. Dean, College of Health Professions and Science
Tami Haaland, M.F.A. Interim Dean, College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences
Ed Garding Interim Dean, College of Business
Robert Nava, Ph.D. Dean, College of Education
Vicki Trier, Ph.D. Dean, City College

Special Areas

Name Title
Cheri Johannes, Ph.D Registrar
Ed Brown, B.S. Admissions, Director
Kathy Kotecki, M.Ed. Dean of Student Engagement
Jana Marcette, Ph.D. Graduate Studies, Director and University Honors Program, Director
Thomas Valles Financial Aid and Scholarships, Director
Krista Montague, M.S. Intercollegiate Athletics, Director
Darlene Hert, M.L.S Library, Director
Brandon Gatlin Security, Interim Police Chief
Brett Weisz Chief Information Officer
Brian Mackey Facilities Services, Acting Director
Jody Stahl Human Resources/EEO/AA, Director
Ken Siebert KEMC/Yellowstone Public Radio, General Manager
Thomas Manthey, Ph.D. Montana Center for Inclusive Education, Director
Maureen Brakke, M.P.A. University Communications & Marketing, Director
Rita Rabe Meduna, B.A. Catalog Editor