Luella Chavez D’Angelo, Vice Chancellor for Enterprise Development

Chavez D’Angelo leads the extraordinary CU South Denver enterprise, working to maximize its full potential and impact as a unique and innovative education delivery model and valued asset of the CU system. This includes the management of its people, partnerships, promotions and academic programs from all four CU campuses, as well as a museum, K-12 education, community programs and event hosting and venue rental. In addition, she serves as a resource to build collaborations with the Denver, Anschutz, Boulder and Colorado Springs campus academic staff and offerings in enhancing the university’s approach and strategy with corporate and foundation partners. Read more. Photo credit: Pete Eklund

Joann Brennan, Associate Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs

Brennan provides oversight and leadership to CU South Denver, and ensures the delivery of high-quality academic programming. Working with deans, faculty and academic leaders on all four CU campuses, her efforts focus on building outstanding programs, initiating and enhancing academic collaborations, ensuring strategic enrollment growth and meeting the needs of faculty teaching at CU South Denver. She participates in building relationships and creating mutually beneficial opportunities between local businesses, the community and CU academic programming. Brennan also serves as the associate dean of CU Denver’s College of Arts & Media.

Maureen Durkin, Assistant Vice Chancellor for Program Operations

Durkin oversees academic program operations at CU South Denver. She is responsible for coordination and scheduling for all four CU campuses at CU South Denver as well as support services to faculty, staff and students utilizing the facility.  She is tasked with increasing enrollment at CU South Denver and coordinating strategies to market the academic functions. In addition, she assists the CU South Denver leadership in developing relationships across the CU campuses and within the business community to grow enrollments and develop academic and other offerings. She seeks to provide a user-friendly, customer-service oriented experience for all academic and business community partners.

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Jennifer Park, Director of Marketing & Sales

Park leads customer development at CU South Denver, dedicated to building our brand and consumer base while driving enrollments, attendance and sales for all CU South Denver programs and events and catering rentals. In cooperation with the CU System and four campuses, she is responsible for upholding the CU brand and building awareness for all of the programs offered at CU South Denver. She oversees all aspects of marketing and sales including: brand strategy and development, advertising, promotion, collateral, lead generation and prospecting, enrollment marketing, market research, media and public relations, events and catering sales, PR, social and web presence, communications and sponsorships.

Richard (Rick) Sheehan, Director of Finance and Administration

Sheehan manages the Finance and Administration Department. This is a senior level position participating in strategic and operational activities. He is responsible for all financial functions including budget and financial reporting of the general fund and auxiliary business activities. In addition, he oversees the Information Technology and Facilities Departments. He represents CU South Denver on all related financial matters throughout the university system.