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Leadership Councils

President's Council

Chair: Dr. David J. Cole
Role: Decision-making
Purpose: Executive Authority

University Leadership Council

Chair: Dr. David J. Cole
Role: Advisory
Purpose: Enterprise-wide advisory council to Executive leadership.

CFO Council

Chair: Lisa P. Montgomery
Role: Advisory & Decision-making
Purpose: Recommend and prioritize initiatives related to enterprise financial systems and practices across campus.

Collaboration/Integration Council

Chairs: Dr. Patrick J. Cawley & Lisa P. Montgomery
Role: Advisory
Purpose: Identify and recommend to President's Council opportunities for integration/collaboration.

Communications & Marketing/Information Solutions Council

Chair: Dr. Patrick J. Cawley
Role: Advisory
Purpose: Merges CMG and IS Governance Councils. Unify communications and marketing across MUSC; promote internal and external communication/marketing.

Executive Leadership Council, MUSC Health

Chair: Dr. Patrick J. Cawley
Role: Advisory & Decision-making
Purpose: MUSC Health Executive Committee

Faculty Senate

Chair: Dr. Adam J. Smolka
Role: Advisory & Decision-making
Purpose: Representative body of the faculty, to receive, organize, and if deemed appropriate, execute business of the faculty.

Provost's Council

Chair: Dr. Lisa K. Saladin
Role: Advisory & Decision-making
Purpose: Administration and strategic direction of the academic enterprise.

Strategic Advisory Council

Chair: Dr. Darlene L. Shaw & Matthew J. Wain
Role: Advisory
Purpose: Provide oversight, guidance, and accountability for implementation of Imagine 2020, the enterprise-wide strategic plan.

University Research Council

Chair: Dr. Kathleen T. Brady
Role: Advisory & Decision-making
Purpose: Recommend and prioritize initiatives and mechanisms to maximize the research mission of the institution.