Leadership

Dominican University of California is governed by senior administration, including school deans, and an active Board of Trustees. 

Senior Administration

Board of Trustees

  • Mel Atkins '06 & '10
  • Marcia Barahona, MBA ’15
  • Mary Jane Burke '74
  • Doug Carlston
  • Yu-Chih Chen '04
  • William Dagley
  • Kathleen Dell
  • Sister Margaret Diener, OP '70
  • James Ferrare
  • Charles Francis
  • Sr. Barbara Green, OP '69
  • Susan Johann Gilardi '68, Vice Chair
  • Pepe Gonzalez '02
  • Alan E. Guskin
  • Donna Hale
  • Dierdre Hockett
  • Carolyn Klebanoff, Chair
  • Robert B. Maddow
  • Cady Marsh '07, MBA '09, Alumni Representative
  • Andy Mathieson
  • Bernard Mizel
  • Rodney R. Peck
  • Nicola Pitchford, President
  • Rosemary Morgan, Secretary
  • Robert Stiles
  • Kathy Tierney  
  • Wendy Tonkin
  • Denise Wang-Kline

 

  • John F. Allen
  • John F. Boneparth
  • John R. Gaulding
  • Cordell Hull
  • Sister Patricia Simpson, OP '60
  • Kathryn McGovern

Senior Administration and Deans

President Mary B.Marcy headshot

Mary B. Marcy, DPhil

President Emerita
Vickie Alleman headshot

Vickie Alleman

VP, Enrollment and Marketing
Mojgan Behmand headshot

Mojgan Behmand, PhD

Vice President for Academic Affairs and Dean of the Faculty
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Robert Hite

Interim Vice President for Finance and Administration
Gigi Gokcek headshot

Gigi Gokcek, PhD

Dean, School of Liberal Arts and Education Professor of Political Science
Yung-Jae Lee headshot

Yung-Jae Lee, PhD

Dean, Barowsky School of Business
Marly Norris headshot

Marly Norris, MBA

Vice President, Advancement and Public Affairs
Paul Raccanello

Paul Raccanello, EdD

Vice President for Student Affairs & Dean of Students
Ruth Ramsey headshot

Ruth Ramsey, EdD, OTR/L

Dean, School of Health and Natural Sciences