Pete Englin, director of the department of residence at Iowa State University, has been named assistant vice president for student affairs and director of residence. Englin moved into this expanded role on Jan. 30, 2017.
Since 2005, Englin has been the director of the department of residence where he coordinates the operation of programs and service delivery to over 12,000 students residing in university-owned/managed traditional residence halls, suites, and apartments.
As assistant vice president for student affairs, Englin reports to the senior vice president for student affairs and provides executive leadership on behalf of both ISU dining and the department of residence. The director of ISU dining will continue to direct dining operations.
“I am so honored to serve in this expanded role,” Englin said. “We already have a natural partnership between housing and dining. This stronger tie will help both organizations bring a greater level of service to our students.”
Englin will collaborate with division leadership to set the vision for capital planning and space management for student affairs. He will also manage the student affairs strategic planning process and represent the senior vice president for student affairs on various committees and planning groups related to university capital projects.
“I’m really excited about Pete taking on a expanded leadership role in the division. He is one of our most senior cabinet members, ” said senior vice president for student affairs Martino Harmon. “As assistant vice president for student affairs, Pete will bring his experience to the division cabinet and student affairs will benefit from his leadership.”