City Relations: Glenn Bryan

Glenn Bryan has been appointed the Acting Director for City Relations, Vice President Carol Scheman announced Friday. In this role, he will be responsible for the University's relationship with the City of Philadelphia and its officials. "These responsibilities are in addition to his present duties as Assistant to the Vice President for Government, Community, and Public Affairs, and Director for Community Relations," Ms. Scheman said.


Associate VP: Marie Witt

Marie D. Witt, an alumna who has been on the Penn staff since 1981, has been has been promoted to Associate Vice President for Business Services effective immediately, the Division's Vice President Steven D. Murray has announced. Ms. Witt has served as director of support services in the Division since 1991. She has line responsibility for services to the Penn Children's Center, Class of 1923 Ice Rink, Penntrex, and the Computer Connection, and within the Division she is also responsible for human resources and marketing. "In her expanded role, Marie will assume incremental responsibility for business services to the Penn Bookstore and the Faculty Club," Mr. Murray said.

Marie Witt took her B.A. from SAS in 1981 with an individualized major in human resources and organizational psychology. She started her working career at Penn in Human Resources in 1981, and was also in the Telecommunications Department before assuming her present role. She has served on numerous University committees and is the immediate past chair of PPSA (Penn Professional Administrators Assembly).

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