The expertise, wisdom and passion of SAU’s leaders set the pace and direction for our university. Together, the President, President’s Cabinet and Board of Trustees work diligently to continue in the heritage established by our Free Methodist founders even as they dream, plan and build the future of SAU.
President Dr. Brent Ellis
Dr. Brent Ellis has served as the 30th president of SAU since 2013. Under his leadership, the university has received 10-year accreditation renewal from the Higher Learning Commission, added new programs and renovated several facilities on our Spring Arbor campus.
The President’s Cabinet is comprised of leaders who oversee SAU’s various departments and keep the university running smoothly each day.
Board of Trustees
The Board of Trustees is a group of experienced advisors who, together, make important decisions about the future of SAU.