Maryland University of Integrative Health’s governance structure and leadership includes the Board of Trustees, Officers, President’s Executive Council, and University Leadership Council and other committees.

Board of Trustees

The Board of Trustees at Maryland University of Integrative Health is an independent Board which serves as the governing body. The Board of Trustees responsibilities include ensuring the university serves the public interest, fulfills its mission and goals, as well as having fiduciary responsibility for the university and appointing the President. Committees of the Board include Executive Committee, Academic Affairs Committee, Compensation Committee, Finance and Audit Committee, Governance Committee, and Nominating Committee.

John Rosa, D.C., Chair
Angelo Falcone, M.D., FACEP, Vice Chair
Mark E. Behm, M.B.A. Treasurer
Bruce A. Harvey
Janet Kahn, Ph.D.
Janice Trey, C.P.A.
Marc Levin, M.B.A., M.A., CPA, (Ex-Officio), President and CEO

Officers

The official Officers at Maryland University of Integrative Health are the President, Provost, and Vice President Finance and Administration. The officers are appointed by the Board of Trustees and serve as the executive leaders of the university.

Marc Levin, M.B.A., M.A., CPA, President and CEO
Christina Sax, Ph.D., Provost and Vice President, Academic and Student Affairs
James Cobb Jr., M.B.A., Vice President, Finance and Administration

President’s Executive Council

The President’s Executive Council at Maryland University of Integrative Health unites the administrative and academic leaders in a transparent and inclusive shared governance model. This group creates strategic initiatives and manages the University’s financial and human capital to advance the University’s mission and vision. Members of the committee include the President, Vice Presidents, and select other individuals.

Marc Levin, M.B.A., M.A., CPA, President and CEO
Melissa Cahill, M.S., Vice President of Human Enrichment
James Cobb Jr., M.B.A., Vice President of Finance and Administration
Lesly Elvard, M.S., Vice President of Information Technology
Nigel Long, M.B.A., Vice President for Marketing and Enrollment Management
Michelle McNear, Ph.D., Vice President, Natural Care Center
Gregory Ochoa, Ed.D. Dean, Academic Affairs
Christina Sax, Ph.D., Provost and Vice President, Academic and Student Affairs

University Leadership Council

The University Leadership Council at Maryland University of Integrative Health unites the leaders of departments or functional areas across the university from administrative and academic areas. This group is available to provide input or serve as a sounding board, as appropriate, for policies and actions.

Erica Thompson Briggs, Director of Marketing
Melissa Cahill, M.S., Vice President of Human Enrichment
Suzanne Carmack, Ph.D., Department Chair, Yoga Therapy and Ayurveda
Michelle Coleman, M.Ed., Dean of Student Affairs
James Cobb Jr., M.B.A., Vice President, Finance and Administration
Lisa Conboy, Ph.D., Director of Academic Research
Kristina Dean, Director of Financial Aid and Staff Delegation Chair
Lesly Elvard, M.S., Vice President of Information Technology
Deneb Falabella, D.O.M., Assistant Provost, Academic Assessment and Accreditation
Pamela Godfrey, Director of Business Services
Carissa Hernandez, M.L.I.S., Head Librarian
Mary Ellen Hrutka, Ph.D., Associate Provost, Academic Operations
Sharon Jennings-Rojas, D.O.M., Department Chair, Acupuncture and Herbal Medicine
Marc Levin, M.B.A., M.A., CPA, President and CEO
Nigel Long, M.B.A., Vice President for Marketing and Enrollment Management
Lawrence McGill, M.A., Director of Institutional Research and Effectiveness
Michelle McNear, Ph.D., Vice President, Natural Care Center
Marybeth Missenda, M.S., Program Director, Integrative Health Studies
Duston Morris, Ph.D., Department Chair, Health and Wellness Coaching
Gregory Ochoa, Ed.D. Dean, Academic Affairs
Elizabeth Owens, M.S., Director of Experiential Programs and Program Director of Applied Integrative Health and Health Management
Rebecca Pille, Ph.D., Faculty Senate Chair
Beth E. Romanski, M.S., Director, Professional and Continuing Education
Christina Sax, Ph.D., Provost and Vice President, Academic and Student Affairs
James Snow, D.C.N., Department Chair, Nutrition and Herbal Medicine
Scott Vanek, M.S., Director of Instructional Design and Services
Claudia Joy Wingo, M.P.H., Department Chair, Health Promotion
Dwight Sanchez, B.A., Director of Admissions
Robert Brooks, B.A., Director of Career Services
Michael Driscoll, M.A., Registrar
Mimi West, Ph.D., Director of Academic Success & Accessibility / ADA Compliance Coordinator
Caressa Olivo, M.A., Director of Academic Advising

Other Committees

The university has established other committees or groups to provide input to the policies and actions of the university or address specific areas. These groups include Academic and Student Affairs Leadership Council; Business Engagement and Development Team; Commencement Committee; Diversion, Equity and Inclusion Committee; Facilities, Campus and Safety Committee; Faculty Senate; Information Technology Committee; Institutional Assessment Committee; Institutional Review Board; Provost’s Council; Scholarship Committee; Staff Delegation; Academics and Enrollment Management Committee; Strategic Enrollment Management Committee; Strategic Retention Committee; Student Delegation; Student Experience Committee; University Clinical Services Committee; University Curriculum Committee; and Wellness Committee.

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