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Enrollment Management Task Force

Kansas State University's Enrollment Management Task Force will set enrollment goals and objectives for the university over the next five years. Members also will develop recommendations on how best to allocate resources to support future strategic growth.

Task Force Recommendations (pdf)

The report outlines a series of guiding principles to be considered in further development of a strategic enrollment plan.


John Buckwalter (co-chair)
professor and dean of the College of Human Ecology

Derek Jackson (co-chair)
assistant vice president and director of housing and dining

Andrew Bennett
professor and department head of mathematics

Don Boggs
professor and associate dean for academic programs in the College of Agriculture 

Doris Carroll
associate professor of special education, counseling and student affairs

Ethan Erickson
assistant vice president for budget planning

Robert Gamez
senior associate director of student financial assistance

Michael Herman
associate dean of the Graduate School

Michael Lynch
associate vice president for student life

Sue Maes
dean of K-State Global Campus

Molly McGaughey
senior associate director of undergraduate admissions

Marcelo Sabates
associate professor and associate provost for international programs

Larry Satzler
assistant dean for academics in the College of Engineering

Timothy Steffensmeier
associate professor and department head of communication studies

Joe Tinker
vice president for the Student Governing Association and senior in psychology

Mary Tolar
director of the Staley School of Leadership Studies


From the Provost’s Desk:  Enrollment Management Task Force Report Available, July 13, 2016
Enrollment Management Task Force members announced, Oct. 2, 2015

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