Dr. Parviz Ansari has been appointed Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs at Westfield State University. Dr. Ansari most recently served as Vice Chancellor for Strategic Initiatives at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville (SIUE). He will assume his new role this summer.
Cottey College has appointed Ms. Natalie Herring as Vice President for Enrollment Management. Ms. Herring comes from the University of Pennsylvania where she most recently served as the Director of Admissions and Financial Aid in the Graduate School of Education, and prior to that appointment, served as the Associate Dean of Equity and Excellence and Undergraduate Admission at the University of Pennsylvania. She began her duties on October 15.