CU Executive Team, President, Vice Presidents and Chancellors

University of Colorado President Bruce D. Benson reports directly to the CU Board of Regents, the governing body for the CU system with campuses at four locations. President Benson is the university’s principal executive officer and works closely with the university’s chancellors, who serve as chief academic and administrative officers for their respective campuses, and with an executive staff that helps manage the university’s operations.

President Bruce Benson

Chancellors

Vice Presidents

Leonard Dinegar

Leonard Dinegar
Senior Vice President and Chief of Staff
Michael Lightner

Michael Lightner
Vice President for Academic Affairs
Donald M. Elliman, Jr.

Donald M. Elliman Jr.
CU Anschutz Medical Campus
Chancellor Dorothy Horrell

Dorothy Horrell
CU Denver

Special Adviser to the President
for Advancement

Jack Finlaw

Jack Finlaw
President and Chief Executive Officer
University of Colorado Foundation
Tanya Mares Kelly-Bowry

Tanya Mares Kelly-Bowry
Vice President of Government Relations
Ken McConnellogue

Ken McConnellogue
Vice President for University Communication
Patrick T. O'Rourke

Patrick T. O'Rourke
Vice President, University Counsel, and Secretary of the Board of Regents
Nesbitt

Kathy Nesbitt
Vice President of Administration


Saliman

Todd Saliman
Vice President and
Chief Financial Officer