a portrait shot of Associate Provost, Students, Chris ReadChris Read assumed the role of Associate Provost, Students on May 1, 2012.

Chris has an undergraduate business degree and a master’s in business administration. Since joining Waterloo in 1996, Chris has held positions of increasing responsibility in the Bookstore, Graphics, and Housing and Residences. He brings a strong track record of creating innovative services and partnerships backed by sound business operations for the benefit of students.

As Associate Provost, Students, Chris will work to ensure that Waterloo students have the richest possible educational experience both inside and outside the classroom, and will maintain and build upon the university’s commitment to student success.