The Executive Council is the senior administrative management team responsible for the daily operations of Adams State. It meets bi-monthly on all operations related to the University.

Executive Council Summaries

Meet the Executive Council


David Tandberg

David Tandberg, Ph.D.

Interim President


Margaret Doell Acting Vice President for Academic AffairsMargaret Doell, M.F.A.

Acting Vice President of Academic Affairs

Nick Saenz

Nick Saenz, Ph.D.

Acting Assistant Vice President of Academic Affairs

Kevin Daniel Chief Information Officer

Kevin Daniel

Exec. Dir. of Infrastructure and Resources


Heather Heersink Chief Financial Officer

Heather Heersink

Heidi Schneider

Heidi Schneider, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Sociology
Inclusive Excellence Liaison

Katelyn Smith

Katelyn Smith

Director of Athletics