Interim Vice President for Enrollment Management
Ray Brown, M.A., joined Valparaiso University as interim vice president for enrollment management on Aug. 6, 2018. As the chief enrollment officer, Vice President Brown leads the development and oversees the execution of the University’s comprehensive enrollment management plan, under the leadership of Senior Vice President Susan Scroggins, CPA, ’04 MBA, and the executive management team.
Vice President Brown has extensive experience in higher education, most recently serving for 16 years as the dean of admission at Texas Christian University (TCU) in Fort Worth, Texas, where he led the team that yielded 1,900 first-year students and 400 transfer students. Under Vice President Brown’s tenure at TCU, the university increased selectivity and increased applications significantly. At the end of Vice President Brown’s tenure he became the first non-faculty member to become designated emeritus.
Previously, Vice President Brown served as the dean of undergraduate admissions at Marquette University in Milwaukee, and as the associate dean of students and director of admission and financial aid at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business, among other universities.
A.M. — University of Michigan
B.A. — Concordia University