Biography of Vinita Sauder

Photo of Vinita Sauder
Full Title: President
Building: Dick Building
Room Number: 108-A
Email: vinita.sauder [at]
Work Phone: 402.486.2500
Departments: President - 402.486.2500
Job Description:

Oversee all operations of the college and report and be accountable to the Board of Trustees. Promote the college and raise funds for it.

Academic Background
  • Doctor of Leadership and Educational Administration, Andrews University (2008)
  • Master of Business Administration, University of Tennessee/Chattanooga (1989)
  • Bachelor of Arts in journalism, Southern Adventist University (1978) 
Professional Background:
Before being called to Union College, I held several positions over the years at Southern Adventist University: 
  • Vice President for Strategic Initiatives (2011-2014)
  • Vice President for Marketing and Enrollment Services (1998-2011)
  • Associate Vice President for Academic Administration/Director of Institutional Research (1996-1998)
  • Assistant Professor of Business and Management (1990-1996)