The officers who manage the STU have proven work experience in their assigned field. They have sound knowledge of office procedures, experience with management software, strong organizational skills, and an aptitude for problem-solving. They also have excellent written and verbal communication skills and can pay attention to details.
Board of Trustees
Prof. Allen Coats Meadors, Ph.D., LFACHE, is the President of St. Thomas University and has the legal representation of the University before public authorities. Under the supervision of the Board of Trustees, the President generally manages and directs all activities and affairs of the University.
Dr. Meadors has an extensive background in Higher Education having served as Chancellor or resident of three US universities and one foreign. He is a Fulbright Specialist and has been an academic dean at two American universities. He served as a health administrator in the United States Air Force and as an executive with Blue Cross and Blue Shields. He has served on Accreditation teams and numerous boards and commissions.
Chief Financial Officer
Dr. Scapin has more than 20 years of experience in various institutional settings. Before joining the University, she was an Italian tax auditor and chartered accountant and she served in leadership roles for Italian companies and international companies, providing oversight for the controller’s office, treasury management, and financial operations.
She is a member of the research committee for third-sector entities at the order of chartered accountants and accounting experts of Milan and she is a member of the board of directors of companies with the role of the controller’s office.
She holds a Master’s Degree in Economy from the University of Verona, and several management courses.