Administrative Searches

Senior Vice President for Operations and Finance

Search committee


  • David Spalding, dean of the Ivy College of Business and interim vice president for economic development and industry relations

Committee members

  • Chris Johnsen, manager procurement, Iowa State Extension and Outreach and P&S Council past-president
  • Surya Mallapragada, associate vice president for research 
  • Jon Perkins, associate professor of accounting and Faculty Senate president
  • Ellen Reints, strategic budget and finance officer, Office of the Senior Vice President and Provost
  • Adam Schwartz, director, Ames National Laboratory
  • Carl Wells, director of equal opportunity and Title IX coordinator 

Monica Sasse, executive assistant to the dean in the Ivy College of Business, is providing committee support.

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