• Susan Lindahl
  • Executive Vice President for Administrative Services & Chief Operating Officer
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Executive Vice President for Administrative Services & Chief Operating Officer

Dr. Susan Lindahl provides executive-level leadership for University finance, operations, communications, marketing, human resources and strategic planning and complex administrative support for the University president in conducting special projects and initiatives. Lindahl serves as a liaison representing the President’s Office to a variety of internal and external groups, including education, community, legislative, and business. She provides leadership for the strategic planning linkage to the budget process and is an integral member of the President’s Executive Cabinet, President’s Administrative Cabinet, and President’s University Council.

Professional History

Lindahl is an adjunct faculty member for Baker’s graduate School of Education, serves as a mediator and facilitator for other college and university boards for strategic planning, finance and evaluation.

She is involved with many professional and civic organizations and has been a speaker, presenter, and consultant on many university and community college issues. Her works have been published by the Journal of Career Development, National Association for College and University Business Officers and the League for Innovation in the Community College.


Walden University | Ph.D. in leadership with a concentration in psychology

University of Kansas | Undergraduate degree and master’s degree in counseling psychology