• Mrs. Simmons provides administrative support to the Vice President for Academic Affairs and is responsible for the day-to-day affairs associated with the responsibilities of the Vice President. Mrs. Simmons is responsible for maintaining the Vice President’s calendar and planning for campus events. Additionally Mrs. Simmons provides administrative support to the Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs: Budget and Research. She works with department chairs to track the spending of the annual divisional budget, start-up funds, and other resource support. She is the point of contact for Faculty Research Dinners.