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Office of the Chancellor

Office of the Chancellor

About the Office

Statement of Responsibility

The chancellor is the chief executive officer of the University of Denver and exercises broad responsibilities for all aspects of the operation of the University. The chancellor reports to the board of trustees.

As the dynamic and innovative leader of the University, the chancellor shares the University's vision, promotes its values, embraces its mission and ensures that it meets its goals.

 

Chancellor's Senior Staff

Claire Brownell
Claire Brownell

Special Assistant to the Chancellor
Assistant Secretary of the Board of Trustees
Phone: 303-871-4876
Email: claire.brownell@du.edu

Claire (MA, '01) is the primary staff liaison to the Board of Trustees, works with Chancellor Chopp regarding student and family concerns, and is responsible for Chancellor and University events.

 

LaDios Muhammad
LaDios Muhammad

Administrative Assistant
Phone: 303-871-2111
Email: ladios.muhammad@du.edu

LaDios provides administrative support for the office, greets visitors and answers the general office line. She also schedules the Renaissance Room and assists with budget-related tasks.

 

Allison Riola
Allison Riola

Executive Assistant to the Chancellor
Phone: 303-871-4201
Email: allison.riola@du.edu

Allison (BA, '10) provides executive administrative support to the chancellor, including the management of her schedule.

 

 

Ed Rowe
Ed Rowe

Director, Projects and Planning
Phone: 303-871-4948
Email: ed.rowe@du.edu

Ed supports the University's strategic planning efforts, advises the chancellor on University matters, and serves as a liaison between senior administrators and other campus leaders.