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2017-2018 Board of Trustees

 
Avila University is a private corporation in the State of Missouri under the control of a Board of Trustees.

Joseph T. Fahey
J.M. Fahey Construction Company 

G. Robert Fisher
Dentons

Kenneth V. Hager
DST Systems, Inc. (Retired) 

S. Marie Joan Harris, CSJ, Ph.D.
Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet

J. Robert Hardin ’78
Country Club Bank (Retired) 

Robert T. Hunter
Financial Counselors, Inc. (Retired) 

S. Mary Frances Johnson, CSJ, Ph.D.
Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet

David D. Kerr ’76, Chair
State Government (Retired) 

Greg Kratofil
Polsinelli Shugart

Vercie Lark
DST Systems, Inc.

Patricia Lyon '00

S. Mary Margaret Lazio, CSJ '70 
Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet

S. Shawn Madigan, CSJ, Ph.D.
Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet 

Ellen S. Martin, Secretary 
Ellen S. Martin Consulting, LLC 

S. Mary McKay, CSJ, Ph.D.
Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet 

Timothy O'Brien
Cobalt MedPlans & Preferred Health Professionals

Christine Ojile ’82 
Kantar Retail Market Insights 

S. Irene O’Neill, CSJ, Ed.D.
Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet 

Gary Smith 
USB Financial Services, Inc.  

Mark C. Thompson
Country Club Bank 

Ana Valdez ’96
Donnelly College 

Michael Van Dyke
Polsinelli Shughart

Rick Weller, Vice Chair & Treasurer
Euronet Worldwide, Inc.

The Avila Promise

  • Tuition Protection
  • 4-Year Graduation Guarantee
  • Internship or Research Guarantee
  • Up to $1,000 Travel Award

 

That’s the Avila Promise.

Your LAST chance to SOAR

Welcome Class of 2023

All first-year students are required to attend one SOAR (Student Orientation, Advising and Registration) event.

Your next opportunity is June 14, 2019.

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Commencement Activities

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Grads at 2019 Commencement

Congratulations Class of 2019!

To see photos from our celebration of the 102nd graduating class,

visit our Flickr page >>

Student Profile: Colin Hendricks

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Colin Hendricks

Turning Avila experiences into a position as a user experience (UX) designer in the Cerner Business Apprenticeship program. 
Read more about Colin's experiences here.  

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