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    Campus engagement is an important part of search processes at the University of Florida. The search process for the vice president will include opportunities for a broad range of stakeholder input and participation. Candidates for this cabinet position will be visiting campus on May 29 and 30. See below for further details about the finalists as well as their itineraries.

    Please submit your feedback on the candidates by 12:00 p.m., Monday, June 4.

    Candidates, Presentations & Evaluations

    Candidate Dates of Visit Schedule Profile Presentations Evaluation
    Mark Johnson Tuesday-Wednesday, May 29-30 Schedule Profile Open Forum

    Feedback Form
    Nancy Paton Wednesday, May 30 Schedule Profile Open Forum

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    Search Committee

    • Diane McFarlin, Dean, College of Journalism and Communications (chair)
    • Ruth Borger, Assistant Vice President, IFAS Communications
    • Marcia DiStaso, Professor and Chair, Department of Public Relations, College of Journalism and Communications
    • Hank Frierson, Dean, The Graduate School
    • David Guzick, Senior Vice President, UF Health
    • Mike Hill, Executive Associate Athletics Director
    • Aaron Hoover, Executive Speechwriter, Office of the President
    • Joe Kays, Director, UF Research Communications
    • Tom Mitchell, Vice President, UF Advancement
    • Kim Pace, Assistant Vice President, Student Affairs
    • Melissa Curry, Director, Recruitment and Staffing, Search Liaison