President’s Office Team

Steven W. Frieder

Senior Advisor to the President and Corporate Secretary
(414) 288-7752
steven.frieder@marquette.edu

Stacy Romant

Executive Assistant to the President
(414) 288-3654
stacy.romant@marquette.edu

Patty Harsch

Office Associate
(414) 288-4762
patrice.harsch@marquette.edu

Kate Braasch

Chief Presidential Liaison, External Engagement
(414) 288-6376
kate.braasch@marquette.edu

Kathy Howell

Office Associate
(414) 288-7714
kathryn.howell@marquette.edu

Sumathi Thiyagarajan

Director of Program Management
(414) 288-7685
sumathi.thiyagarajan@marquette.edu

Brad Stratton

Senior Editor of Presidential Communication
(414) 288-4181
bradley.stratton@marquette.edu

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PRESIDENT

Dr. Michael R. Lovell is the 24th president of Marquette University. A distinguished scholar, researcher, educator and leader, President Lovell holds three academic degrees in mechanical engineering, including a doctorate from the University of Pittsburgh.

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