The activities of the Council of Vice Presidents are continuous. Meeting frequently, the Council serves the President of The University of Montana by working as a team in collaborative decision-making and implementation of the University’s Strategic Plan and Budget.
The Council of Vice Presidents provides the President with the mechanism for collaborative discussion, executive planning, and decision making. The Council also helps the President formulate and coordinate internal and external communications strategy. The Council’s responsibilities related to the planning/budget cycle are to:
While collectively the Council makes final recommendations to the President, individually these executive officers are responsible for implementation of the planning and budget decisions, within and across the sectors. In this way, linkage – from planning through budget to execution – is assured.
Royce C. Engstrom, President
Dawn Ressel, Associate Vice President for Planning, Budgeting, and Analysis
The University is in its first year under the new NWCCU accreditation standards (requiring reporting of the University's Mission and Core Themes) and is preparing to enter a new biennium. Please follow the link for the Council of Vice Presidents timeline.
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