President's Leadership Cabinet

The University of Portland President’s Leadership Cabinet is comprised of select senior administrators and others. Collectively, the President’s Leadership Cabinet represents all aspects of the University community. The Cabinet meets regularly to advise and counsel the President on strategic and operational matters and to collaborate on key projects and initiatives. Membership on the Cabinet is at the President’s discretion.

Andrea M. Barton, J.D.
Vice President & General Counsel
B.A., University of Notre Dame, 2005; J.D., Notre Dame Law School, 2009.

Sandy S. Chung, J.D.

Vice President for Human Resources
B.A., Harvard College, 1999; J.D., Harvard Law School, 2002.

Eduardo R. Contreras

Assistant Provost for International Education, Diversity, and Inclusion

B.A., University of Texas at Austin, 1998; M.A., ibid, 2001; Ed.M., Harvard Graduate School of Education, 2009; Ed.D., ibid, 2015.

Rev. John J. Donato, C.S.C., Ed.D.

Vice President for Student Affairs

B.A., University of Notre Dame, 1986; M.Div., ibid, 1990; M.Sc.A, ibid 1997; Ed.D., Seattle University, 2005.

Thomas G. Greene, Ed.D.


B.S., Portland State University, 1970; M.A., Lewis & Clark College, 1975; Ed.D., Portland State University/University of Oregon, 1984.

Evan T. Leadem, J.D.

Special Assistant to the President and Board Secretariat

B.A., Wake Forest University, 2011; J.D., Wake Forest University School of Law, 2015.

Michael E. Lewellen, B.S.

Vice President for Marketing and Communications

B.S., Arkansas State University, 1983.

Scott R. Leykam, B.A.

Vice President for Athletics

B.A., Saint Mary’s College, 1995.

Elise M. Moentmann, Ph.D.

Associate Provost

B.A., Louisiana Tech University, 1985; M.A., ibid, 1988; Ph.D., University of Illinois, 1998.

James B. Ravelli, E.M.P.A.

Vice President for University Operations
B.S., Arizona State University, 1982; E.M.P.A., University of Washington, 2014.

Matthew J. Rygg, Ph.D.

Associate Vice President for Student Development

B.B.A., Pacific Lutheran University, 2000; M.Ed., Oregon State University, 2002; Ph.D., Bowling Green State University, 2014.

J. Bryce Strang, B.A.

Vice President for University Relations

B.A., University of Oregon, 1974.

Alan P. Timmins, M.B.A.

Vice President for Financial Affairs

B.B.A., University of Portland 1981; M.B.A., Stanford University, 1990.