Executive Council

Innovation, inspiration, education and vision.

These are the traits Capitol Technology University values most and demands in our leadership.

Bradford L. Sims, PhD
BS, Purdue University
MS, University of Florida
PhD, Purdue University

William Butler, DSc
Vice President, Cyber Science Outreach and Partnerships
BS, Brenau University
MS, University of Maryland
MS, US Army War College
DSc, Capitol Technology University
Certificate, National Defense University (NDU)
DSc, Capitol Technology University

John LaNear, PhD
Vice President, Academic Affairs
BA, Missouri State University
JD, University of Missouri - Kansas City
MS, University of Wisconsin-Madison
PhD, University of Wisconsin-Madison

Melinda Bunnell-Rhyne
Vice President, University Development and Student Services
BS, Drew University
MA, The George Washington University

Dianne M. O'Neill
Senior Vice President, Enrollment Management and Marketing
BS, University of Maryland, University College
MS, Capitol College

Gary Burke
Vice President, Facilities Management and Professional Education
Associate Professor and Program Director,
Construction Management and Critical Infrastructure
BS, Auburn University
MBA, Southern Methodist University

Michael Betley
Vice President, Finance
BA, University of Maryland College Park
BS, Towson University
MBA, Loyola University
MSF, Loyola University