Strategic Planning and Operations Leadership Team

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Laurie A. Hall (she/her/hers)
Assistant Vice Provost for
Strategic Planning and Operations

Laurie A. Hall serves as Assistant Vice Provost for Strategic Planning and Operations, developing and directing professional development, policy development, and cultivating a culture of dignity, cultural humility, inclusion, and understanding of common divisional goals and institutional values. Hall oversees University Life Facilities, which includes Perelman Quadrangle, Irvine Auditorium, the ARCH, Central Pool Classrooms, Iron Gate Theater, and other student-facing spaces across campus. She came to Penn in 2017 as Associate Director of University Life Facilities after previously serving as Assistant Director for Administrative Planning in the Office of the Executive Vice President at Princeton University. She earned a bachelor’s degree in Sociology, and a master’s in Education Theory, Policy, and Administration, from Rutgers University. 

Saleem Curry stands outdoors
Saleem M. Curry, MPM (he/him/his)
Space and Events Management
Mike Elias
Michael Elias (he/him/his)
Executive Director
Strategic Initiatives
Marjan Osman Gartland
Marjan Osman Gartland (she/her/hers)
Design Services
Andrea Alhadari Patton (she/her/hers)
Associate Director
Development and Alumni Relations