Presidential Search Committee

The search advisory committee is advisory to the chancellor as the chancellor develops a recommendation to the board. Committee members shall serve as stewards on behalf of the interests of the entire University community.

Search Chair and Advisory Committee

Search chair

Robbyn Wacker
Office: 320-308-2122

Campus Search Liaisons

Steve Barrett

Sheri Sargent

Search Advisory Committee

Henry Morris
Vice President of Diversity and Inclusion
Constituent Group: Administrator

Anne Dahlman
Interim Dean Global Education
Constituent Group: Administrator

Julie Dornack
Administrative Assistant to the Dean of Library & Learning
Constituent Group: AFSCME

Mike Hahn
Director of Small Business Development
Constituent Group: MAPE

Bryan Schneider
Assistant CIO & Director of Technical Services
Constituent Group: MMA

Mandy Weister
Assistant Director of Career Development Center
Constituent Group: MSUAASF

Andrew Trenne
Student Body President
Constituent Group: Student

Andi Lassiter
Professor in Psychology
Constituent Group: IFO

Sherrise Truesdale
Associate Professor in Sociology & Corrections
Constituent Group: IFO

Paul Hanson
Board Chair of MSUM Foundation
Constituent Group: Community

Tim Huesbch
Senior Manager - Global Financial Systems & Global Business Solutions at General Mills
Constituent Group: Community

Jessica Beyer
President & CEO of Greater Mankato Growth
Constituent Group: Community


Betty Asher
Partner & Executive Vice President
Greenwood/Asher & Associates, Inc.
O: 850-337-1488

Lauren McCaghren
Senior Executive Search Consultant
Greenwood/Asher & Associates, Inc.
O: 850-797-0246

Executive Search Manager

Renée Hogoboom
Cell: 651-329-9807