About the Associate Vice President for Student Success

Nancy KingSanders

Dr. Nancy KingSanders

Nancy KingSanders joined Texas A&M-Kingsville in 1993 where she has served as Professor of Music from 1993-2010.  In fall 2010, she was selected as Interim Associate Dean for Research and Graduate Studies where she implemented a new graduate admission procedure to increase graduate enrollment.  Dr. KingSanders was selected as the Administrative Intern for the Office of the Provost in the fall of 2008 where she increased dual enrollment and assisted with SACS substantive change prospectuses.  She also served as graduate music education coordinator from 2003-2008.

From 2006-2009, KingSanders served as Founder and President of the Kingsville Symphony Orchestra. She has also served as Chair of the Undergraduate Program Review Committee.  Currently, she is the Institutional Representative for Texas Women in Higher Education.

Selected awards include the 2003-2004 Presidential Award for Excellence in Teaching and the 2005 Tau Beta Sigma Women in Music Award.

KingSanders received her D.M.A. from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Her Master’s degree is from The University of North Texas and Bachelor’s degree is from Texas State University.