Vice President and Secretary for the University Search

The University of Michigan has launched a search for its next Vice President and Secretary for the University.

President Ono has appointed a 7-member search advisory committee, chaired by Richie Hunter, Vice President for Communications.

Inquiries, nominations, and applications are invited. Review of applications will continue until the position is filled, but for fullest consideration, applicant materials are encouraged to be submitted by Sunday, December 3rd. Candidates should provide a resume or curriculum vitae and a letter of application that addresses the candidate’s experience and qualifications relative to the responsibilities and requirements described. Candidate confidentiality will be respected to the highest degree allowable under the laws of the State of Michigan. Confidential inquiries, nominations, and applications may be directed to Storbeck Search at

Richie Hunter, (Chair) vice president for communications

Timothy Lynch, vice president and general counsel

Christine Gerdes, associate general counsel and special counsel to the Provost

Quinta Vreede, chief administrative officer for Michigan Medicine and chief of staff to the Executive Vice President for medical affairs and dean of the Medical School

Robert Rademacher, executive senior associate athletic director, and chief operating officer

Dubois Bowman, dean of the School of Public Health

Todd Baily, associate vice president for development, campaign strategy, and initiatives

Staff to the Committee:

Lynnetta R. Smith, director of searches, awards and committees, Office of the President

Devon Redmond, project manager, Office of the President