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Julie A. Wiksten

Julie A. Wiksten
214.768.2415 | SMU, P.O. Box 750297, Dallas, TX 75275

Julie Wiksten is associate vice president for operational excellence in the recently established Office of Operational Excellence. Ensuring that the work to improve SMU’s organizational efficiency remains on track, Wiksten manages continuous improvement opportunities and oversees the ongoing implementation of OE2C initiatives. She has most recently served as associate vice president for campus services, among other positions at the University. She served as the co-chair of the Faculty/Staff Campaign Steering Committee. Julie earned two degrees from SMU and joined the University staff in 1978.