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Office of the President

dr tony allen

Board of Trustees

The business and affairs of the University are governed by the Board of Trustees.

The Board of Trustees has all the powers accorded it by Title 14, Chapter 65 of the Delaware Code. The Board consists of 15 members whose appointment or election is provided for in the Delaware Code, and the governor of the state and the President of the University, both of whom shall be members of the Board, ex officio, with the right to vote.

Presidential Staff & Faculty Forums

The President requests the attendance of all professional and classified staff at monthly forums in order to effectively communicate with the campus.  Faculty are welcome to attend.  Please review eNews for times and locations.

Forum Schedule

  • President Staff Forum - every 2nd Tuesday of the month beginning in September and ending in May
  • President Faculty Forum - every 4th Thursday of the month beginning in September and ending in May

Presidential Tenure Highlights

Since its founding in 1891 as the Delaware College for Colored Students, Delaware State University has benefited from the leadership of 11 presidents, including Dr. Jerome Holland, who navigated the institution through instability in the 1950s with the promise of future prosperity.

President’s Administrative Council

  • Tony Allen
    President
  • Antonio Boyle
    VP of Strategic Enrollment Management & Student Affairs
  • Cleon Cauley
    Chief Operating Officer & VP of University Operations
  • Saundra DeLauder
    Chief Academic Officer/Provost
  • Stacy Downing
    Chief Administrator, DSU Downtown Campus/VP of Strategic Initiatives
  • Alecia Gadson
    Interim Athletic Director
  • Jackie Griffith
    Special Asst. to the President & VP for Government & Community Relations
  • Irene Hawkins
    Chief Administrative Officer & VP of Human Resources
  • Darrell McMillon
    Chief Information Officer/VP of Information Technology
  • LaKresha Moultrie
    VP of Legal Affairs/General Counsel/Chief Enterprise Risk Officer
  • Vita Pickrum
    VP of Institutional Advancement
  • Tamara Stoner
    University Secretary & Dir. of Enterprise Risk Management, Insurance & Title IX
  • Herman Wood
    Assoc. VP for Facilities Management