Antioch University’s leadership follows an innovative governance structure that is unlike any other university. The leadership team at AU is comprised of a Chancellor, University Leadership Council, Board of Governors and individual campus Boards of Trustees who work together through camaraderie and the ultimate learning experience across all campuses.
At Antioch University Santa Barbara, the Board of Trustees works closely with the President and Campus Administrators to provide governance, management oversight, and philanthropic advancement for the campus.
AUSB Campus Administrators
Nancy Leffert, PhD, President
Barbara Lipinski, PhD, JD, Provost, Vice President Academic Affairs
Nanci Braunschweiger, MA, Director of Human Resources
Marianne D’Emidio-Caston, PhD, Acting Chair, Education Programs, Director of Student Teaching
Julia Dubiel, MA, Registrar and Director of Student Services
Sharisse Estomo, Director of Admissions
Dawn Murray, PhD, Co-Chair, Bachelor of Arts Program
Ron Pilato, PhD, Chair, Doctoral Clinical Psychology Program
Guy Smith, MA, Co-Chair, Bachelor of Arts Program
Elizabeth Wolfson, PhD, Chair, Master’s Clinical Psychology Program