Search Committee


Academic Administrators

Dr. Pam Steinke, Vice Provost and Associate Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs

Dr. Jeannie Chapman, Dean
College of Science and Technology


Dr. Greta Freeman, Professor, Education
School of Education, Human Performance, and Health 

Dr. Lisa Johnson, Chair, Faculty Senate and Director of Women’s and Gender Studies

Dr. Toshua Kennedy, Director of RN-BSN Track and Graduate Program
Mary Black School of Nursing

Dr. Amanda Schwartz, Associate Professor, and Chair, Math and Computer Science
College of Science and Technology

Atty. Gerald Hubbard Smalls, Instructor and Chair, Accounting, Economics and Finance
George Dean Johnson Jr., College of Business and Economics


Jessica Blais, Associate Vice Chancellor for Strategic Communications and Marketing

Lenny Mathis, Sr. Associate Athletic Director

Stacey Mills, Assistant Vice Chancellor for Regional Engagement and Director, Greenville Campus

James Smith, Interim Special Assistant to the President
USC System

Dr. Khrystal Smith, Associate Vice Chancellor for Student Engagement and Retention Initiatives 


Adib Kapasi, Student and SGA President

Sharan Ravishankar, Student Representative


Dr. David Church, Chair, Spartanburg County Commission for Higher Ed

Ken Darr, USC Upstate Foundation

Anne Flynn, Spartanburg County Commission for Higher Ed

Special Advisors

Dan Adams, USC Board of Trustees

Toney Lister, USC Board of Trustees