Secretary of the University
President & CEO, ASU Alumni Association
Managing Director, Trustees of Arizona State University
Dr. Christine K. Wilkinson is the Senior Vice President and Secretary of
the University. She also holds the position of President of the ASU Alumni
Association and Managing Director, Trustees of Arizona State University.
Prior to these appointments she served as the Vice President for Student
Affairs for 13 years. Among her other administrative assignments, Dr.
Wilkinson has served as the university’s interim athletic director on
three separate occasions. She is a tenured faculty member in the Division
of Educational Leadership & Innovation, Mary Lou Fulton Teacher College.
Her current involvement in the community includes serving on the Community
Advisory Council for Wells Fargo Bank, Valley of the Sun United Way Board,
as board chair for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Arizona, and also
serves the Arizona Educational Foundation Advisory Board, and the
Governance Committee for the Southwest Autism Research and Resource
Center. In addition, she is a member of the Arizona Business Leadership
Association, Arizona Women’s Forum, ASU Women & Philanthropy and a
founding member of East Valley Women.
She has received the University’s Award of Merit, the Alumni Achievement
Award, the CASE Crystal Apple Award, named the Valley Leadership 2009
Woman of the Year, in 2012 selected as one of Arizona’s 48 Most Intriguing
Women for the Arizona Centennial Legacy Project, as well as being this
year’s, 2014 Tempe Chamber of Commerce Woman of the Year and received
additional community awards for leadership and service. Her educational
background includes: Bachelor of Arts in Education with distinction from
ASU, a Master of Arts in Education, Counseling Psychology from the
University of California at Berkeley, and a Doctor of Philosophy in Higher
Education Administration from ASU