Executive Leadership

Cleary University is led by a team approach, with Interim President Emily Barnes at the helm, guided by a dedicated Board of Trustees and talented Faculty & Staff who are not only innovative and dynamic instructors, but experts in their field and industry.

Dr. Regina Banks-Hall
Dean of Graduate & Professional Studies
Professor of Business
Sara Barnwell, PhD
Dean of Academic Operations
Heather Bateman
Vice President, Dean of Student Affairs
Director of Athletics
Dr. Matthew Lynn Bennett
Senior Vice President, Institutional Advancement
David C. Hayes, MS, MFA
Dean of Undergraduate Studies
Shelly Holanda
Vice President of Finance

Office of the President

Office of the President

Provost Emily Barnes, MLS, Ed.D., is the 11th president (interim) of Cleary University; she assumed office May 8, 2020. Barnes is the University’s first female Provost and first female Interim President.
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Faculty & Staff Directory

Faculty & Staff Directory

View the Cleary University faculty & staff directory here.
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Board of Trustees

Board of Trustees

Learn about the people who guide Cleary University.
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