M. Heath Morgan
Vice President for Student Affairs
M. Heath Morgan serves as Vice President for Student Affairs. In his role as Vice President for Student Affairs, Morgan is responsible for creating and maintaining a safe, healthy, and supportive campus culture; managing a number of campus departments including Student Activities, Greek Life, Residence Life, Public Safety, Student Health Services, Counseling Center, and the Malcolm Center for Student Life. Morgan came to Missouri Valley in 2003 and has served in a number of capacities during his tenure, including Coordinator of Student Development, Assistant to the Dean of Students, and Dean of Students. Vice President Morgan graduated with his Bachelorís degree in history from Lambuth University (Jackson, TN) and a Masterís degree in Education Administration from Lindenwood University (St. Charles, MO). He is currently enrolled at Lindenwood University, completing his doctoral work in Higher Education Administration.
Director of Housing & Residence Life
Brett Fuchs serves as the Director of Housing & Residence Life. In his role Fuchs is responsible for the health, safety, and wellness of the residential community, in addition to coordinating a number of other services provided by the Division of Student Affairs. Fuchs came to Missouri Valley in 2012 from the University of Connecticut. Fuchs earned his Bachelorís degree from Allegheny College (Meadville, PA) and Masterís degree from the University of Connecticut (Storrs, CT).
Director of Student Activities
Malcolm Center for Student Life
Ashley Jackson serves as the Director of Student Activities and Malcolm Center for Student Life. She is responsible for administering all functions associated with campus activities, intramural sports, fitness center and classes. Jackson previously served as a Graduate Assistant for the Menís and Womenís Volleyball program from Fall 2012 to Spring 2014. Jackson is a native of Ohio. She earned her Bachelorís degree from Urbana University in 2012 and is completing her Masterís Degree at Lindenwood University.
Matt Baker is from Salinas, CA. He graduated from Missouri Valley College in 2013 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration. While attending Missouri Valley, Baker was a two year varsity basketball player. After graduating Baker returned to California, working at numerous Global Gyms before getting certified at Crossfit Salinas Valley. Baker is currently studying Sports Management. He hopes to help others become more educated on their physical and mental capabilities by using exercise and fitness; Baker is passionate about Crossfit methods and hopes to improve the overall health of athletes, students, and other clients while at Missouri Valley.
James Houston Withers III, is from Grandview, MO. Withers graduated from Missouri Valley College in 2014 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Music. As an undergraduate, Withers participated in the MVC Drumline, Concert and Jazz Band, in addition to serving as a Hall Director for the Office of Student Affairs. Withers has also been active in the Marshall community, playing with the Marshall Philharmonic and Municipal Band. Withers is currently pursuing a Masterís degree in Community Counseling at Missouri Valley.