Anita Thomas

Anita Thomas

Executive vice president and provost, St. Catherine University

Description

In her role providing strategic leadership for academics at St. Kate’s, Anita Thomas has led the development of the university’s academic master plan, which redefines the student experience by establishing distinctive signature programs, maximizing student engagement, and integrating career readiness.

Thomas’ innovative approach has also driven the creation of the Office of Scholarly Engagement, the Office of Intercultural Engagement and Social Justice, and the Center for Innovation. These new initiatives provide centralized support and connections designed to boost student engagement and success through targeted activities inside and outside the classroom.