Council & Committee Membership List, 2020-2021

The latest version of the Council and Committee Membership List for 2020-2021 is available here.

Council and Committee Members, 2020-2021   
(as of November 3, 2020)


Executive Council
Rick Meadows(22) At-large, Chair, General Faculty Member
Javier Clavere(21) At-large, Past Chair, General Faculty Member
Rebecca Bates(23) At-large, Chair-Elect, General Faculty Member
Tim Jordan(21) At-large, General Faculty Member (Non-College Faculty)
Connie Lamb(21) At-large, College Faculty Member
Sheri GordonStaff Forum Co-Chair
A. J. MortaraAcademic Program Council Chair
Cindy McGahaLabor Program Council Chair
Abbie DarstStudent Life Council Chair
Andrea WoodwardFaculty Status Council Designee
Volker GrzimekStrategic Planning Council Co-Chair
Lyle RoelofsPresident
Scott SteeleVice President-level Designee
Destiny GoodsonRepresentative of Executive Committee of Student Government Association


Awards Committee
Scott Heggen(21) College Faculty Member; Chairperson
Jason Howard(23) College Faculty Member
Loretta Reynolds(22 General Faculty Member (Non-College Faculty)
Tammy Morgeson(23) General Faculty Member (Non-College Faculty); Chairperson
Mim PrideBoard of Trustees Member
Sherry ThieleEx Officio, Non-voting; Representative of the President's Office
Steve GowlerEx Officio, Non-voting; Interim Associate Provost
Ashley CochraneEx Officio, Non-voting; Representative of CELTS
Chapman EvansStudent Representative


Committee for Socially Responsible Investing
Nancy Sowers(21) 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
Danielle WhiteStudent Representative


Sustainability Committee
Nancy GiftCompton Chair in Sustainability (ex officio); Co-Chair
Joan PaulySustainability Coordinator (ex officio); Co-Chair
Nicholas Hartlep(21) College Faculty Member
Rasheka Richardson(23) General Faculty Member (Non-College Faculty)
Derrick SingletonVice President for Operations and Sustainability (ex officio)
Eirini SymeonidouStudent Representative
Tessa GrantStudent 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
Kristen Barnard(21) Division I, College Faculty Member
Mark Mahoney(23) Division II, College Faculty Member
A. J. Mortara(21) Division III, College Faculty Member; Chairperson, EC Rep.
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)
Steve GowlerAssociate Interim Provost (ex officio)
Matt SaderholmDean of Faculty (ex officio)
Omar WashingtonStudent Representative


Athletic Affairs Committee
Roy Scudder-Davis(22), College Faculty Member; Chairperson
Steve Lawson(23), General Faculty Member (non-College Faculty)
Lori Myers-Steele(22) 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
Chris GreenAppointed GSTR 110 Course Coordinator; Chairperson
Sarah AdamsAppointed GSTR 210 Course Coordinator
Jose Pimienta-BeyAppointed GSTR 310 Course Coordinator
Dan HuckAppointed GSTR 410 Course Coordinator
Megan HoffmanAppointed GSTR 332 Course Coordinator
Amanda PeachAppointed Perspectives, Practical Reasoning, ALE Course Coordinator
Stephanie WoodieAppointed WELL Course Coordinator
Steve GowlerInterim Associate Provost (ex offficio)
Julia MeadorsStudent Representative


Convocation Committee
Silas House(23) College Faculty Member
Lindsay Clavere(22) College Faculty Member; Chairperson
Kim Brown(21), General Faculty Member (non-College Faculty Member)
Thomas AhrensConvocations Coordinator (ex officio)
Steve GowlerInterim Associate Provost (ex officio)
Dave ReynosoStudent Representative
Ivan ArceStudent Representative


Student Admissions and Academic Standing Committee
Jose Pimienta-Bey(22), Division VI, College Faculty Member
Suzanne Birner(21), Division I, College Faculty Member; Chairperson
Sandy Williams(22), Division III, College Faculty Member
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)
Jailen YoungStudent 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)
Steve GowlerInterim Associate Provost (ex officio)
Julia Allen(23) School Teacher, Elementary (ex officio)
Vacant(21) School Teacher, Middle Grades (ex officio)
Josh Woodward(22) School Teacher, High School (ex officio)
Beth Mullins(23) School Administrator (ex officio)
Martha SalinasStudent Representative, Elementary Education; Co-Chair
Jacob BoshearsStudent Representative, Secondary Education


Faculty Status Council
Troy Messina(23), Division I, College Faculty Member, tenured
Sarah Hall(22), Division II, College Faculty Member, tenured
Andrea Woodward(22), Division III, College Faculty Member, tenured; EC Representative
Deborah Martin(23), Division IV, College Faculty Member, tenured
Eileen McKiernan Gonzalez (22), Division V, College Faculty Member, tenured; Chairperson
Dan Huck(21), Division VI, College Faculty Member, tenured
Gordon Gray(21), At-Large, College Faculty Member, tenured
Matt SaderholmDean of Faculty (ex officio)


Alternate Pool:Mary Robert Garrett, Division I, (23)
Caryn Vazzana, Division II, (22)
Wendy Williams, Division III, (21)
Neil Mecham, Division III (22)
John Carlevale, Division IV (23)


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
Ryan Hess(21) Working Supervisor/Mentor; General Faculty (Non-College Faculty) member, exempt classification
Johauna GosneyInvolved 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)
Steve GowlerInterim Associate Provost (ex officio)
Collins Kandongwe
Student Representative
Jesse DavisStudent Representative


Strategic Planning Council
Volker Grzimek(22) At-large; Co-Chair; College Faculty Member;
Dawn Anderson(21) At-large; Past Co-Chair; College Faculty Member
Chris Adams(23) 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
Judith Weckman(21) At-large; Non-College Faculty Member
Jessica Pena(21) Appointed by Executive Council
Jean Cupidon(22) Appointed by Executive Council
Steve GowlerAssociate Interim Provost (ex officio)
Lyle Roelofs President; Co-Chair; (ex officio)
Channell BarbourVice President for Labor and Student Life, (ex officio)
Ian WilliamsonStudent Representative
Janae PughStudent Representative


Student Life Council
Abbie Darst(22) General Faculty Member (Non-College Faculty); Chairperson, EC Rep.
Neil Douglas(21) College Faculty Assembly Member; CCHB Rep.
Channing Francis(23) General Faculty Member (Non-College Faculty)
Xiangtang Hong(23) College Faculty Assembly Member
Channell BarbourVice President for Labor and Student Life (ex officio)
Josahn OgingaStudent Representative
Destiny GoodsonSGA President (or another elected officer designated by the SGA President)


Other Standing Committees and Positions


Campus Conduct Hearing Board*
Neil Douglas(21), 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)
Marcus Epps(25), Staff Member (Non-College Faculty)
Alane Poff(22), Staff Member (Non-College Faculty)
Ryan Hess(22), Staff Member (Non-College Faculty)
Sarah LindquistStudent Representative
Hamda MohamedStudent Representative
Stacey KeruwaStudent Representative
VacantStudent Representative


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


Faculty Appeals Committee
Verlaine McDonald(22)
Kennaria Brown(23)
James Blackburn-Lynch(23)
Lisa Turner(21)
Mike Berheide(23)




Faculty Liaison to the Board of Trustees
Megan Hoffman(21)


Staff Liaison to the Board of Trustees
Kristin Dalessio(21)


Student Government Association Faculty Representatives
John Heyrman(22)
Sarah Jones(21)


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


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
Mark Mahoney(22) College Faculty Member (Elected)
Jarrod Brown(23) College Faculty Member (Elected)
Brittany Ash(21) 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 SteeleInterim Provost, (ex officio)
Teri Thompson(ex officio)
Steve GowlerInterim Associate Provost (ex officio)
Dwayne Mack(ex officio)


Benefits Committee
Theresa Lowder(22), Elected member of Budget Committee
Adanma Barton(23), Elected member of Budget Committee
Ron Rosen(21), Elected member of Budget Committee
Brittany Ash(21), 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 SteeleInterim Provost (ex officio)
Theresa Lowder(22) (Elected)
Adamna Barton(23) (Elected)
Ron Rosen(21) (Elected)


Division Council
Tracy Hodge(24); Division I
Nancy Gift(21); Division II
Jackie Burnside(21); Division III
Verlaine McDonald(25); Division IV
Lisa Kriner(22); Division V
Althea Webb(22); Division VI
Matt SaderholmDean of Faculty (ex officio); Chairperson
Steve GowlerAssociate Interim 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
Faisal KimbugweStudent Representative