Presidential Search


The Board of Trustees and the Presidential Search Committee invite nominations for and expressions of interest in the position of ninth president of Our Lady of the Lake University (OLLU). Featuring a historic main campus, a dynamic strategic plan, a progressive approach to curricular development, a richly diverse community, an exceptional record of service to others, a fruitful relationship with one of the fastest-growing cities in the country, and with thanks to the exceptional work of President Sister Jane Ann Slater, CDP, PhD, OLLU offers its next president impressive institutional momentum.


The OLLU Presidential Search Committee will begin to evaluate the applicant pool during the summer of 2014. Although applications will be welcomed until the time that a new president is selected, candidates should submit materials by August 1, 2014, to ensure fullest consideration. The new president is expected to begin work in the summer of 2015.

Applications should include a letter of candidacy that responds to the agenda for leadership and the desired attributes for a new president, a complete résumé or vita, and the names and contact information (phone and email) of five professional references, none of whom will be contacted without the formal permission of the candidate. All application materials will be considered in full confidence and should be submitted electronically to

Ms. Julie E. Tea of AGB Search is assisting with this search. Nominators and prospective candidates are encouraged to contact her at and 804-550-2110 for confidential conversations.