• Chief Administrative Officer
  • Office: Academic Building, 4th Floor

Administrative Contact

Sandra Chavarria



Cheryl Hanks headshot


Cheryl L. Hanks ’94 earned a bachelor’s degree from Texas Lutheran University as well as a master’s degree in public administration from Texas A&M University in 1994. She previously served as Associate Vice President for Academic Services in the Division of Enrollment and Academic Services and Assistant Dean for Finance in the College of Liberal Arts. Cheryl was a member of the Leadership Texas Class of 2010 and is involved in Texas Women in Higher Education. In addition, she is a State of Texas Mediator. As Chief Administrative Officer in the College of Arts and Sciences, Cheryl provides leadership and direction for the development and implementation of projects, programs and initiatives ensuring that individual elements of the college fit together and work to create successful outcomes.