College Committees

Committees appointed by dean

Leadership Team

  • Mary Ann Danowitz (Chair), Dean
  • Lilia Collazo, Assistant Dean for Business Affairs
  • Michael Maher, Assistant Dean for Professional Education and Accreditation
  • Anona Smith-Williams, Associate Dean for Student Success and Strategic Community Engagement
  • Lee V. Stiff, Associate Dean for Faculty and Academic Affairs
  • Paola Sztajn, Associate Dean for Research and Innovation

Awards for Excellence Committee (2-yr. term- 1 dept. rep)

  • Crista Braga, ELPHD, January 2021
  • Candy Beal, TELS, January 2021
  • Parks Newby, STEM, January 2021
  • Marj Santoro, FI, January 2021
  • Kerri Brown Parker, EHRA/2018 Awardee, January 2021
  • Scott Lennon, SHRA/2018 Awardee, January 2021
  • Stephanie Jackson, EHRA/2019 Awardee, January 2022
  • Meghan Day, SHRA/2019 Awardee, January 2022
  • Mandy Blackmon, College HR, ex officio
  • Lee Stiff, Dean’s Office, ex officio

Building, Equipment, Safety & Space Committee (3-yr. term – 1 dept. rep.)

  • Cameron Denson, STEM, May 2021
  • Paul Umbach, ELPHD, May 2021
  • Kevin Oliver (chair), TELS, May 2020
  • Micha Jeffries, TELS, May 2021
  • Daniel Gruehn, PSY, May 2021
  • _____________, Grad Student Rep
  • Brian Matthews, Facilities Coordinator, ex officio
  • Rosina Rubes, Building Liaison, ex officio
  • Paola Sztajn, Dean’s Office, ex officio

BESS 2019-2020 meetings: Second Tuesdays, from noon-1 p.m. Oct 8, Nov 12, Jan 14, Feb 11, Mar 10, Apr 14 – Poe 500


Computer and Technology Committee (3-yr. term – 2 dept. reps.)

  • Parks Newby, STEM, May 2020
  • Kevin Sutton, STEM, May 2020
  • Barton Craig(chair), PSY, May 2022
  • ___________, PSY, May 2021
  • Adria Shipp Dunbar, ELPHD, May 2021
  • Lisa Bass, ELPHD, May 2022
  • Deniz Eseryel, TELS, May 2020
  • Carl Young, TELS, May 2020
  • Michael Wilkenson, Grad Student rep
  • ____________, Undergrad student rep
  • Paola Sztajn, Dean’s Office, ex officio
  • Brian Matthews, Dean’s Office, ex officio
  • Mark Williams*, EdIT, ex officio
  • Scott Lennon, EdIT, ex officio
  • Kerri Brown-Parker, METRC, ex officio
  • Laura Fogle, METRC, ex officio

Computer & Technology 2019 – 2020 meetings: 3rd Tuesday of every month, from noon-1:30 p.m. in Poe 206: Sep 17, Oct 15, Nov 19, Dec 17, Jan 21, Feb 18, Mar 17, Apr 21, May 19 – *Mark Williams (CED contact person)


Coordinator for the State Employees Combined Campaign

(1-yr term, rotated among departments)

_________________________


Committee on Professional Education (3-yr. term- 2 dept. reps)

  • Cyndi Edgington(co-chair), STEM, May 2020
  • Penny S. Jeffrey, STEM, May 2021
  • Drinda Benge, MAT/TELS, May 2021
  • Keith Walkowiak, TELS, May 2021
  • Turi Hoversten, CHASS, May 2020
  • Marshall Baker, CALS, May 2021
  • Carrol Warren, ELPHD, May 2020
  • Lesley Wirt (co-chair), ELPHD, May 2021
  • ______________, Graduate Student rep, May 2020
  • ____________, Undergrad Student rep
  • Erin Horne, Dir. PE, ex officio
  • Michael Maher, Asst. Dean PE/Licensure, ex officio
  • xxx, Dir. Knowledge Mgmt, ex officio
  • Tremaine Brittian, SSAC, ex officio
  • Paige Goos, PE: Student Teacher Placement, ex officio
  • Robin McWilliams, SAY, ex officio
  • Kerri Brown-Parker, METRC, ex officio
  • __________, WCPSS, ex officio

PEC 2019-2020 meetings: 4th Tuesday of every month, from 1:10 – 3 p.m. in Poe 120: Aug 27, Sep 24, Oct 22, Nov 26, Jan 28, Feb 25, Mar 24, Apr 28


Council on Multicultural Initiatives and Diversity (COMID) (3-yr term, Faculty Chair to be elected – 2 dept. reps.)

  • Myshallae Euring, ELPHD, May 2022
  • Rolanda Mitchell, ELPHD, May 2022
  • Valerie Faulkner, TELS, May 2022
  • Joanna Koch (co-chair), TELS, May 2022
  • Tamecia Jones, STEM, May 2020
  • Cameron Denson, STEM, May 2020
  • Marsha Bailey, FI, May 2022
  • ______________, Grad Student, May 2020
  • ______________, Grad Student, May 2020
  • ___________________, Undergrad Student, May 2020
  • Tiffany Wiggins, Student Success, ex officio
  • Lee Stiff, Dean’s Office, ex officio
  • Anona Smith-Williams, Dean’s Office, ex officio
  • Mary Ann Danowitz, Dean, ex officio
  • _______________, Diversity & Inclusion, ex officio

2019-2020 COMID meetings: 1st Tuesday of every month, Tuesday Together Lunch noon – 1 p.m. & meeting from 1-3 p.m. in Poe 120: September 3, October 1, November 5, December 3, February 4, March 3, April 7, May 5.


Courses & Curricula Committee (3-yr term, Faculty Chair to be elected – 1 dept. rep.)

  • James Minogue(Chair), TELS, May 2021
  • Nolan Fahrer, STEM, May 2020
  • Peter Hessling, ELPHD & UCCC rep, May 2021
  • ______________, Undergrad Student
  • Lee Stiff, Dean’s Office, ex officio
  • Tremaine Brittian, SSAC, ex officio
  • Mary Morris, Dean’s Office, ex officio

2019-2020 C&C Meetings: 2nd Tuesday of every month, from 1-3 p.m. in Poe 112: Aug 27, Sep 10, Oct 8, Nov 12, Dec 10, Jan 14, Feb 11, Mar 10, Apr 14, May 12


Research Committee (3-yr term, Faculty Chair to be elected – 2 dept. rep.)

  • Meghan Manfra, TELS, May 2022
  • Jamie Pearson, TELS, May 2022
  • Gemma Mojica, FI, May 2020
  • Alyssa Rockenbach (co-Chair), ELPHD, May 2022
  • Jenn Ayscue, ELPHD, May 2022
  • Cesar Delgado (co-Chair), STEM, May 2020
  • Gail Jones, STEM, May 2022
  • ___________, Grad Student rep
  • Dennis Davis, CED URC representative
  • Paola Sztajn, Dean’s Office, ex officio
  • Tish Attayek, Dean’s Office, ex officio
  • Stephanie Jackson, Dean’s Office, ex officio

2019-2020 Research Committee Meetings: 2nd Tuesday of every month, from 1-3 p.m. in Poe 206: Sep 10, Oct 8, Nov 12, Dec 10, Jan 14, Feb 11, Mar 10, Apr 14, May 12


 Faculty Awards Committee (3-yr term, Faculty Chair elected – 1 dept. rep.)

  • Candy Beal, TELS, May 2020
  • Tim Drake (chair), ELPHD, May 2021
  • Meg Blanchard, STEM, May 2020
  • ______________, Undergrad Student Rep
  • Katie McCance, Graduate Student Rep
  • Lee Stiff, Dean’s Office, ex officio
  • Mary Morris, Dean’s Office, ex officio

2019-2020 Faculty Awards Committee: meets the fourth Tuesday of every month: noon – 1 p.m. in Poe 112: Sep 24, Oct 22, Nov 26, Dec 10, Jan 28, Feb 25, Mar 24, Apr 28


Education Council (3-yr term)

  • __________, ________, May 2022
  • Tiffany Wiggins, Dean’s Office, ex officio

Undergraduate Scholarship Committee (3-yr term – 2 dept. rep)

  • Travis Parks, CALS, May 2022
  • Carl Young, TELS, May 2022
  • Temple Walkowiak, TELS, May 2020
  • KC Busch, STEM, May 2020
  • Soonhye Park, STEM, May 2020
  • Anona Smith-Williams, Dean’s Office, ex officio
  • Patricia Fields, Dean’s Office, ex officio
  • Jenn Hensley, Development Office, ex officio

Graduate Studies Committee (Faculty Chair to be elected – DGPs, ABGS rep.)

  • Meg Blanchard, STEM, ex officio
  • Jessica DeCuir-Gunby, TELS, ex officio
  • Micha Jeffries, TELS-MAT, ex officio
  • Lance Fusarelli, ELPHD, ex officio
  • Raymond Ting, ELPHD, ex officio
  • Karen Hollebrands(Chair), STEM, ABGS rep
  • Director Data Mgmt, Dean’s Office, ex officio
  • Melvin “Jai” Jackson, Dean’s Office, ex officio
  • Lee Stiff, Dean’s Office, ex officio
  • Mary Morris, Dean’s Office, ex officio

2019-2020 GSC Meetings: 3rd Tuesday of every month, from 1-3 p.m. in Poe 112: Aug 27, Sep 17, Oct 15, Nov 19, Dec 17, Jan 21, Feb 18, Mar 17, Apr 21


604-607 Committee (Mediation) (2-yr term, Elected: Tenure & tenure-track faculty vote)

  • Cathy Crossland, TELS, 2020
  • Sarah Carrier, TELS, 2020

603 Committee (Faculty Hearings) (4-yr term, Elected: Tenured Faculty vote)

  • Duane Akroyd, ELPHD, 2022
  • Stephen Porter, ELPHD, 2020

Faculty Officers (1-yr term, Vice Chair rotates to Chair in 2-yr) (Tenure & tenure-track faculty vote)

  • Temple Walkowiak(CH), TELS, May 2020
  • Dennis Davis (V-CH), TELS, May 2021

Faculty Senators (2-yr term, Tenure & tenure-track faculty vote)

  • Lisa Bass, ELPHD, May 2020
  • Sarah Carrier (standing in forDeLeon Gray – LOA), TELS, May 2020

Coordinating Committee

  • Angela Wiseman (Past-Chair), ex officio
  • Temple Walkowiak (Chair), ex officio
  • Dennis Davis (Vice Chair), ex officio
  • James Bartlett (Fac Senator), ex officio
  • Steve Porter (Fac Senator), ex officio
  • Lee Stiff (Dean’s Office), ex officio

Reappointment, Promotion and Tenure Committee (3-yr term, Elected by Tenured Faculty – secret ballot)

(Chair to be elected)

  • Audrey Jaeger, ELPHD, May 2020
  • Cathy Crossland, TELS, May 2022
  • Kevin Oliver, TELS, May 2021
  • Lance Fusarelli (chair), ELPHD, May 2022
  • Soonhye Park, STEM, May 2020

Faculty representative on ABGS (3-yr terms, faculty may serve 2 consecutive terms)

  • Karen Hollebrands (elected), STEM, June 2020
  • Lee Stiff (ADAA), June 2020

Kappa Delta Pi

  • Drinda Benge, TELS