Provost's Leadership Team

  • Ivan Pulinkala

    Ivan Pulinkala, Ed.D.

    Provost and Executive Vice President of Academic Affairs 

    Ivan Pulinkala is the Provost and Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs at Kennesaw State University. Pulinkala founded the Program in Dance at KSU in 2005...

  • Pam Cole

    Pam B. Cole, Ph.D.

    Vice Provost 
    Academic Affairs

    Pam B. Cole serves as the Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs. She received her BA in English from Emory University and her MS in English from Radford University...

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    Sheb True, Ph.D.

    Vice Provost
    Enrollment Services, Global Education, and Strategic Initiatives

    Sheb True is currently the Associate Vice Provost for Enrollment Services, Global Engagement, and Strategic Initiatives... 


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    Anissa Lokey-Vega, Ph.D.

    Associate Vice Provost
    Curriculum and Academic Innovation

    Anissa Lokey-Vega is a professor of Instructional Technology.  Dr. Vega currently serves as the Associate Vice Provost providing oversight of...

  • Lowder

    Lori Lowder, Ph.D.

    Associate Vice Provost
    Student Success  

    Dr. Lori Lowder is the Associate Vice Provost for Student Success. She earned a B.S. and M.S in Mechanical Engineering...

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    Catherine Lewis, Ph.D.

    Associate Vice Provost
    Library Services and Museums, Archives and Rare Books

    Dr. Catherine Lewis has been a museum director and university administrator since 2003, faculty member since 1997, and...


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    M. Leigh Funk, Ph.D.

    Assistant Vice Provost
    Academic Excellence and SACSCOC Liaison

    Leigh Funk is the Assistant Vice Provost
    and SACSCOC Liaison providing leadership for the planning and evaluation of institutional quality relating to...

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    Carmen Trammell Skaggs, Ph.D.

    Assistant Vice Provost
    Academic Affairs

    Dr. Carmen Trammell Skaggs is Assistant Vice Provost for Academic Affairs and Professor of English.  She received her Ph.D. in English from the...

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    Sherrill Hayes, Ph.D.

    Assistant Vice Provost
    Student Succes, Interim

    Dr. Sherrill W. Hayes is the Interim Assistant Vice Provost of Student Success and Professor of Conflict Management...


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    Lynn Lamanac

    Assistant Vice President
    Faculty and Academic Services

    Lynn Lamanac earned her MBA from Kennesaw State University in 2006. She started her career at KSU in 1996 in the Office of University Advancement and...

  • Stratton

    Cole Stratton

    Assistant Vice President
    Academic Strategy and Finance

    Cole Stratton serves as the Assistant Vice President for Academic Strategy and Finance...

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    Sandi Gillian, Ph.D.

    Assistant Vice President
    Data Strategy  

    Dr. Sandi Gillilan joined Kennesaw State University in July 2023...

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    Jacqueline Quiroga

    Assistant Vice President
    Enrollment Services

    Jackie serves as the Assistant Vice President for Enrollment Services and oversees...