Council & Committee Membership List, 2021-2022

The latest version of the Council and Committee Membership List for 2021-2022 is available here.

Council and Committee Members, 2021-2022   
(as of September 15, 2021)


Executive Council
Rebecca Bates(23) At-large, Chair, General Faculty Member
Rick Meadows(22) At-large, Past Chair, General Faculty Member
Judith Weckman(24) At-large, Chair-Elect, General Faculty Member
Sara Cornett(24) At-large, General Faculty Member (Non-College Faculty)
Anne Bruder(23) At-large, College Faculty Member
Samantha Dodson-SkinnerStaff Forum Co-Chair
Mary Robert GarrettAcademic Program Council Chair
Cindy McGahaLabor Program Council Chair
Abbie DarstStudent Life Council Chair
Deborah MartinFaculty Status Council Designee
Chris AdamsStrategic Planning Council Co-Chair
Lyle RoelofsPresident
Scott SteeleVice President-level Designee
Obinna IlochonwuRepresentative of Executive Committee of Student Government Association


Awards Committee
Mark Calkins(24) College Faculty Member
Jason Howard(23) College Faculty Member
Loretta Reynolds(22) General Faculty Member (Non-College Faculty); Chairperson
Tammy Morgeson(23) General Faculty Member (Non-College Faculty)
Mim PrideBoard of Trustees Member
Sherry ThieleEx Officio, Non-voting; Representative of the President's Office
Eileen McKiernan GonzalezEx Officio, Non-voting; Associate Provost
Ashley CochraneEx Officio, Non-voting; Representative of CELTS
Stephanie ItumbaStudent Representative


Committee for Socially Responsible Investing
Gwen Ferreti(24) College Faculty Assembly Member
Jacob Dickerson(22) College Faculty Assembly Member
Luke Hodson(23) General Faculty Member (Non-College Faculty)
Johauna Gosney(22) General Faculty Member (Non-College Faculty); Chairperson
Vacant(21) Berea College Graduate Appointed by Executive Council
Vacant(21) Berea College Graduate Appointed by Executive Council
Yryskeldi Emilbek uuluStudent Representative
Cletus MbalidaStudent Representative


Sustainability Committee
Nancy GiftCompton Chair in Sustainability (ex officio); Co-Chair
Joan PaulySustainability Coordinator (ex officio); Co-Chair
Sister Mary-Reginald Anibueze(24) College Faculty Member
Rasheka Richardson(23) General Faculty Member (Non-College Faculty)
Derrick SingletonVice President for Operations and Sustainability (ex officio)
Eirini SymeonidouStudent Representative
Malaya WrightStudent Representative


Faculty Assemblies Chairperson
Verlaine McDonald(21), Appointed by Executive Council, College and/or General Faculty Member


Faculty Secretary
Jason Cohen(21), Appointed by Executive Council, College and/or General Faculty Member


Parliamentarian
Lauren McKee(21), Appointed by Executive Council, College and/or General Faculty Member


Academic Program Council
Mary Robert Garrett(24) Division I, College Faculty Member; Chairperson, EC Rep,
Jacci Boggs(23) Division II, College Faculty Member
Shannon Phelps(24) Division III, College Faculty Member
Jianfen Wang(22) Division IV, College Faculty Member
Kevin Gardner(23) Division V, College Faculty Member
Maggie Robillard(22) Division VI, College Faculty Member
Judy GinterRegistrar (ex officio)
Eileen McKiernan GonzalezAssociate Provost (ex officio)
Matt SaderholmDean of Faculty (ex officio)
Josahn OgingaStudent Representative


Athletic Affairs Committee
Roy Scudder-Davis(22), College Faculty Member; Chairperson
Steve Lawson(23), General Faculty Member (non-College Faculty)
Jay Baltisberger(26), Faculty Athletic Representative; Appointed by Administrative Committee
Ryan HessAthletics Director (ex officio); non-voting
Lawren BrinleyStudent Representative, Female
Dylan AngiolillioStudent Representative, Male


Committee on General Education
Nancy SowersAppointed GSTR 110 Course Coordinator
Tasha HawthorneAppointed GSTR 210 Course Coordinator
Jose Pimienta-BeyAppointed GSTR 310 Course Coordinator
E. J. StokesAppointed GSTR 410 Course Coordinator
Megan HoffmanAppointed GSTR 332 Course Coordinator
Amanda PeachAppointed Perspectives, Practical Reasoning, ALE Course Coordinator; Chairperson
Nashwa CahillAppointed WELL Course Coordinator
Eileen McKiernan GonzalezAssociate Provost (ex offficio)
Julia MeadorsStudent Representative


Convocation Committee
Silas House(23) College Faculty Member
Lindsay Clavere(22) College Faculty Member; Chairperson
Loretta Reynolds(24), General Faculty Member (non-College Faculty Member)
Thomas AhrensConvocations Coordinator (ex officio)
Eileen McKiernan GonzalezAssociate Provost (ex officio)
Marlene MichelStudent Representative
Lexy HensleyStudent Representative


Student Admissions and Academic Standing Committee
Jose Pimienta-Bey(22), Division VI, College Faculty Member
Julian Viera(24), Division I, College Faculty Member
Sandy Williams(22), Division III, College Faculty Member, Chairperson
Maurice Reid(23), Division V, College Faculty Member
Scott SteeleInterim Provost (ex officio)
Chris LakesCoordinator of First Year Programs (ex officio)
Theresa LowderDirector of Financial Aid (ex officio, non-voting)
Obinna IlochonwuStudent Representative


Teacher Preparation Accountability Committee
Michelle Thornton Adler(22), (from Department with Teacher Ed. Curricula); Co-Chair
Kristen Barnard(22), (from Department with Teacher Ed. Curricula)
Martin Veillette(23), (from Department with Teacher Ed. Curricula)
James Dreiling(23), (from Department with Teacher Ed. Curricula); Co-Chair
Nicholas HartlepEducation Department Chair or designee (ex officio)
Jon Saderholm(22), Education Department appointee, (ex officio)
Eileen McKiernan GonzalezAssociate Provost (ex officio)
Julia Allen(23) School Teacher, Elementary (ex officio)
Justin Valdes(21) School Teacher, Middle Grades (ex officio)
Josh Woodward(22) School Teacher, High School (ex officio)
Beth Mullins(23) School Administrator (ex officio)
Alexia BondsStudent Representative, Elementary Education; Co-Chair
Chad RunyanStudent Representative, Secondary Education


Faculty Status Council
Lisa Turner(23), Division I, College Faculty Member, tenured
Mark Mahoney(24), Division II, College Faculty Member, tenured
Andrea Woodward(22), Division III, College Faculty Member, tenured; Chairperson
Deborah Martin(23), Division IV, College Faculty Member, tenured; EC Representative
Ashley Elston
(23), Division V, College Faculty Member, tenured; Chairperson
Penelope Wong(24), Division VI, College Faculty Member, tenured
Adanma Barton(24), At-Large, College Faculty Member, tenured
Matt SaderholmDean of Faculty (ex officio)


Alternate Pool:Mary Robert Garrett, Division I, (23)
Troy Messina, Division I, (24)
Caryn Vazzana, Division II, (22)
John Carlevale, Division IV (23)
Gordon Gray, Division IV, (24)


Labor Program Council
Cindy McGaha(22) Working Supervisor/Mentor; College Faculty member ; Chairperson, EC Rep.
Larky Crawford(23) Working Supervisor/Mentor; General Faculty (Non-College Faculty) member, non-exempt classification
Philip Wiggs(24) Working Supervisor/Mentor; General Faculty (Non-College Faculty) member, exempt classification
Armando BuenrostroInvolved with Allocation of Student Labor Positions
Rosanna NapoleonFrom Labor Office Who is Responsible for Training and Assessment Within the Labor Program
Sheri GordonFrom Human Resources Who Provides Training for Labor & Other Supervisors
Sylvia AsanteDean of Labor (ex officio)
Scott SteeleProvost (ex officio)
Gertrude Mbewe
Student Representative
Said MaalimStudent Representative


Strategic Planning Council
Chris Adams(23) At-large; Co-Chair; College Faculty Member;
Volker Grzimek(22) At-large; Past Co-Chair; College Faculty Member
Jon Saderholm(24) At-large; Co-Chair-Elect; College Faculty Member
Jess Klanderud(23) At-large; College Faculty Member
Aaron Beale(23) At-large; Non-College Faculty Member
Beth Brown(22) At-large; Non-College Faculty Member
Steve Albritton(22) At-large; Non-College Faculty Member
Wendy Warren(24) At-large; Non-College Faculty Member
Candis Arthur(24) Appointed by Executive Council
Jean Cupidon(22) Appointed by Executive Council
Eileen McKiernan GonzalezAssociate Provost (ex officio)
Lyle Roelofs President; Co-Chair; (ex officio)
Channell BarbourVice President for Labor and Student Life, (ex officio)
Joy MirembeStudent Representative
Brady WillisStudent Representative


Student Life Council
Abbie Darst(22) General Faculty Member (Non-College Faculty); Chairperson, EC Rep.
Josh Guthman(24) College Faculty Assembly Member
Channing Francis(23) General Faculty Member (Non-College Faculty); CCHB Rep.
Xiangtang Hong(23) College Faculty Assembly Member
Channell BarbourVice President for Labor and Student Life (ex officio)
Ruth IkpeStudent Representative
Obinna IlochonwuSGA President (or another elected officer designated by the SGA President)


Other Standing Committees and Positions


Campus Conduct Hearing Board*
Channing Francis(22), Student Life Council Representative
Nashwa Cahill(24), College Faculty Member
Jeff Richey(22), College Faculty Member
Rob Smith(22), College Faculty Member
Calvin Gross(25), College Faculty Member
Teri Thesing(24), College Faculty Member
Marsha Elliott(25), Staff Member (Non-College Faculty)
Lisa Rosenbarker(23), Staff Member (Non-College Faculty)
Armando Buenrostro(26), Staff Member (Non-College Faculty)
Alane Poff(22), Staff Member (Non-College Faculty)
Ryan Hess(22), Staff Member (Non-College Faculty)
Victor PenalozaStudent Representative
Carissa SimpsonStudent Representative
Obinna IlochonwuStudent Representative
Malaya WrightStudent Representative


*This Hearing Board may also draw students from the Judicial-Board Student Chairs for hearings.


Faculty Appeals Committee
Verlaine McDonald(22)
Beth Crachiolo(23)
James Blackburn-Lynch(23)
Quinn Baptiste(24)
Mike Berheide(23)




Faculty Liaison to the Board of Trustees
Megan Hoffman(Fall Term 21)
Steve GowlerBegins Spring 2022, (23)


Staff Liaison to the Board of Trustees
Heather Schill(24)


Student Government Association Faculty Representatives
John Heyrman(22)
Ram Lakhan(24)


Staff Forum Co-Chairs
Sheri GordonExempt, Term ends December 31, 2021
Samantha Dodson-SkinnerNon-Exempt, Term ends October 31, 2023; EC Rep.


Ad Hoc Committees, Teams, or Task Forces
Formed by the Executive Council


Since these committees are operating within the shared governance system, members of these committees are members of the General Faculty Assembly by virtue of their committee service.


Committee on Teaching Excellence
Adanma Barton
Javier ClavereChairperson
Chris Green
Lisa Kriner
Neil Mecham
Mario Nakazawa
Althea Webb
Linda Wray


Committees of the Administration


Since these committees are not in the shared governance system (i.e., under the Executive Council), members of these committees are not members of the General Faculty Assembly by virtue of their committee service. There are two exceptions to this-the elected members of the Budget Committee and the elected members of the Accessibility Advisory Committee will be members of the General Faculty Assembly by virtue of their service on this committee.
Accessibility Advisory Committee
Joslyn GloverADA Coordinator, ex officio and Co-Chair
Lisa LadanyiDirector of Disability and Accessibility Services, ex officio and Co-Chair
Dwayne MackVice President for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, ex officio
Philip LogsdonChief Information Officer, ex officio
Jeff ReedFacilities Management Representative, ex officio
Collis RobinsonStudent Life Representative, ex officio
Zach ThompsonWeb Team Representative, ex officio
Rachel Roberts-LakesStrategic Initiatives Representative, ex officio
Steve LawsonAssociate Vice President of Human Resources, ex officio
Heather JohnsonAppointed by the Administrative Committee
Nancy Sowers(22) College Faculty Member (Elected)
Jarrod Brown(23) College Faculty Member (Elected)
Sam Cole(24) General Faculty Member (non-College Faculty Member) (Elected)
Morgan PelkeStudent Representative


Administrative Committee
Lyle Roelofs(ex officio), Chairperson
Jeff Amburgey(ex officio)
Sylvia Asante(ex officio)
Matt Saderholm(ex officio)
Channell Barbour(ex officio)
Phillip Logsdon(ex officio)
Chad Berry(ex officio)
Derrick Singleton(ex officio)
Scott Steele(ex officio)
Teri Thompson(ex officio)
Dwayne Mack(ex officio)
Eileen McKiernan Gonzalez(For the duration of the pandemic)


Benefits Committee
Theresa Lowder(22), Elected member of Budget Committee
Richard Hale(23), Elected member of Budget Committee
Jill Bouma(24), Elected member of Budget Committee
Tevin Shouse(22), Representative selected by Staff Forum


Budget Committee
Lyle Roelofs
(ex officio); Chairperson
Jeff Amburgey
(ex officio)
Sylvia Asante(ex officio)
Matt Saderholm(ex officio)
Channell Barbour(ex officio)
Phillip Logsdon(ex officio)
Chad Berry(ex officio)
Derrick Singleton(ex officio)
Dwayne Mack(ex officio)
Teri Thompson(ex officio)
Scott Steeleex officio)
Theresa Lowder(22) (Elected)
Richard Hale(23) (Elected)
Jill Bouma(24) (Elected)


Division Council
Tracy Hodge(24); Division I
Sarah Hall(26); Division II
Neil Mecham(26); Division III
Verlaine McDonald(25); Division IV
Lisa Kriner(22); Division V
Dan Huck(?); Division VI
Matt SaderholmDean of Faculty (ex officio); Chairperson
Eileen McKiernan GonzalezAssociate Provost (ex officio)


Enrollment Policies Committee
Scott SteeleInterim Associate Provsot, (ex officio); Chairperson
Channell Barbour(ex officio)
Judy Ginter(ex officio)
Luke Hodson(ex officio)
Chris Lakes(ex officio)
Sylvia Asante(ex officio)
Judith Weckman(ex officio; non-voting)


Institutional Review Board
Scott SteeleInstitutional Officer
Keith LongCommunity Member
Broughton Anderson(Humanities); Chairperson
Heather DufourMember
Dee Hill-ZuganelliMember
Christopher Adams(Sciences)
Judith WeckmanMember


Safety Committee
Derrick SingletonVice President for Operations and Sustainability or designee (ex officio)
Mike MorrisOccupational Health & Safety Manager (ex officio)
Leslie KaylorDirector of Regulatory Affairs (ex officio); Chairperson
Eric DavisDesignee, Public Safety
Shane WilkersonDirector of Facilities Management (ex officio)
Steve LawsonAssociate Vice President of Human Resources (ex officio)
Charlie BrubeckDirector of Dining Services
Gus GerassimidesDesignee, Student Life
Chris RobbinsDesignee, Student Crafts
Andrew OlesDesignee, College Farm
Andrew GarrettChemical Hygiene Officer
Mark MahoneyCollege Faculty Member
Jeff ReedGeneral Faculty Member
Nathan StaleyStudent Representative