Assistant Vice President, Student Affairs /
Executive Director, Lory Student Center
Mike Ellis originally hails from southern California where he attended the University of California, Irvine. After receiving a MA in college student personnel administration from the University of Maryland at College Park and his first professional experience in the college union, Ellis relocated west to assume responsibilities as the director of the Union at Weber State University. During part of his eight year tenure at Weber State, Ellis attended the University of Utah and received his Doctor of Education degree in educational leadership, with a concentration in higher education. Ellis and his wife, Maria, have three children, Ryan, Joanie, and Jeffrey. His hobbies include camping, fishing, and supporting his children's many sporting and artistic endeavors.