Amy Parsons serves as the Executive Vice Chancellor of the Colorado State University System, overseeing initiatives across the three CSU System institutions, throughout Denver and the State of Colorado, as well as strategic partnerships and the operations of the Denver System office. She most recently served as Vice President for University Operations in Fort Collins, overseeing such departments as the CSU Police Department, Human Resource Services and OEO, Facilities, Parking and Transportation Services, Policy, Risk Management and Environmental Health, Contracting Services, Purchasing, Office of Budgets, Business and Financial Services, the Office of the Ombuds and Employees Assistance Program.
Amy serves on the Boys and Girls Club of Metro Denver Board of Directors, and the board of the INTO CSU JV for international student recruitment. Amy has also served as Deputy General Counsel and Special Assistant Attorney General for CSU. She received her Bachelor of Arts degree in political science from Colorado State University and her Juris Doctor from the University of Colorado, Boulder. Amy practiced in the area of commercial litigation before joining CSU in 2004. Amy has also served as an Assistant Professor in the School of Education, teaching the Law of Higher Ed and Higher Education Administration. Amy lives in Broomfield with her husband and two children.