About Dr. Titus
Prior to Dr. Titus' election, he was senior vice president of University Advancement at Saint Mary’s University in Winona, Minnesota, where he serves as the chief development, alumni and external relations officer, as well as a member of the executive cabinet and University Strategic Planning Task Force.
Titus served as president of Midland Lutheran College in Fremont, Nebraska, from 2002-2007. He reorganized the college’s administrative structure around strategic priorities and resource development, led its financial turnaround, added $17 million of new and renovated construction, completed the most comprehensive strategic planning effort in the college’s history, significantly improved the number and size of donations to the college and led efforts to improve the academic program and student recruitment efforts.
From 1990-1995, Titus served in the U.S. Army Judge Advocate General’s Corps in Europe and Washington, DC. He later was appointed Civilian Aide to the Secretary of the Army, serving as the ranking military official for the State of Minnesota.
Titus earned his bachelor’s degree in business administration/organizational behavior at Southwest Minnesota State University, his juris doctorate degree from Marquette University Law School, and his Ph.D. in Higher Education Administration from the University of Virginia.