Offices & Governance

Leadership team

President David Docherty 

David Docherty, PhD

David Docherty, PhD, became Mount Royal University’s ninth President on Aug. 1, 2011. An accomplished academic, author and administrator, Docherty came to Mount Royal from Wilfrid Laurier University in Waterloo, Ont., where he served as Senior Advisor on multi-campus initiatives in the Office of the Vice-President, Academic and Provost.
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Interim Provost Jeffery Goldberg 

Jeffrey Goldberg, PhD
Interim Provost and Vice-President, Academic

Jeff Goldberg oversees the academic operations of the University, ensuring programs remain relevant, current, and offer high-quality instruction. Prior to being appointed chief academic officer, he served as dean of the Faculty of Science and Technology for the past five years.
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Duane Anderson
Vice-President, Administrative Services

Duane Anderson is the Vice-President, Administrative Services and Chief Financial Officer of Mount Royal University. He oversees the management of non-academic administrative and operational services that support the University’s mission by providing specialized services to the Mount Royal community.
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Steve Fitterer Steve Fitterer
Vice-President, Student Affairs and Campus Life

Steve Fitterer is Vice-President, Student Affairs and Campus Life. Fitterer works to understand the changing needs of students and to apply this knowledge to student services within Mount Royal University. In addition to overseeing nine service departments, he sits on many of the University’s major planning bodies.
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President - Paul Rossman Bio pic 

Paul Rossmann
Vice-President, University Advancement

Paul Rossmann, Vice-President, University Advancement, leads Mount Royal University’s alumni relations, fund development, government relations, marketing and communications teams. He brings to this portfolio a wealth of executive experience, primarily with Credit Union Central Alberta where he held a series of positions with increasing responsibility.
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