Administration Officers 

Mark Anarumo, Ph.D., President

Karen Gaines, Ph.D., Provost & Dean of the Faculty

  • Danielle Pelczarski, M.S., Senior Vice President and Chief of Staff

  • Frank Vanecek, D.B.A., Senior Vice President

  • William H. Clements, Ph.D., Vice President, Dean of the College of Graduate and Continuing Studies

  • Greg W. Matthews, M.S., Vice President of Enrollment Management

  • Vacant, Vice President of Communications & Marketing

  • Martin Hanifin, J.D., Vice President for Administration and Finance

  • Karen Hinkle, Ph.D., Associate Provost for Research

  • Philip T. Susmann, M.B.A., Vice President for Strategic Partnerships

  • Lea Williams, Ph.D., Associate Provost for Educational Effectiveness

  • Elizabeth Kennedy, M.B.A., Vice President for Development & Alumni Relations

  • Bizhan Yahyazadeh, B.A., Vice President, Facilities Operations

  • Laura Amell, B.S., Executive Assistant to the President

The dates after the names indicate years of full-time service to Norwich University.

W. Russell Todd (1982-1992) President Emeritus of the University B.A., 1950, Norwich University; M.B.A., 1964, University of Alabama; M.D.S. (Hon), Norwich University; MAJ GEN, USA (Ret.)

Richard W. Schneider (1992-2020) President Emeritus of the University B.S., 1968, U.S. Coast Guard Academy; 1973 M.A., Wesleyan University; 1985 Doctor of Philosophy, University of Delaware; 2020 Doctor of Higher Education Administration (Hon), Norwich University; Rear Admiral, USCGR (Ret.)