Office of the Chancellor

Martin Wood

Senior Vice Chancellor of University Advancement


Vice Chancellor Wood has worked in higher education for 36 years. In his role he oversees development, marketing, branding, publications, web content management, public and community relations, state and federal relations, alumni relations, social media and strategic partnerships. He founded and manages the Regional Connect university/community partnership program. He is a member of the Chancellor's leadership team and an officer of the university.

Wood chairs the Regional Leadership Forum, serves on the Colorado Springs Sports Corporation board and is a founding member of the Colorado Springs Regional Leaders Trips. He is a graduate of the Colorado Springs Leadership Institute and received the 2010 Profiles in Leadership award from the Colorado Springs Chamber of Commerce. He is past chair of the Board of Trustees for the Penrose-St. Francis Health System and Center for Regional Advancement

Wood received his bachelor's and master's degrees from Emporia State University in Kansas.