Faculty Senate Committees

There are many committees within the Faculty Senate, and many ways for faculty members to get involved in the campus community. Most committees involve serving a term of two or three years.

Standing Committees

Ad Hoc Committees

Faculty Committees

Academic Plan Committee
Edward Frederick (A&C/Library) 2019
Amy Verbos (B&E) 2019
Anne Stinson (EDU) 2018
Elena Levy-Navarro (L&S) 2018
Jo Burkholder (Faculty Senate Chair Designee) 2018
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Faculty Personnel Rules Committee
Gautam Wadhwa (A&C) 2019
Brandi Niemeier (EDU) 2019
David Simmons (L&S) 2020
Barbara Beaver (At-large, 50% non-teaching load) 2018
Manuel Osser (At-large) 2019
Joshua Knapp (At-large) 2020
Louise Tourigny (B&E) 2018
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General Education Review Committee
Rachel Wood (A&C/Library) 2020
Jeffrey Heinrich (B&E) 2018
Lucy Heimer (EDU) 2018
Barbara Bren (Library) 2019
John Frye (L&S ) 2019
? (Communications) - Elected by Dept.


? (Language and Literatures) - Elected by Dept.


? (Mathematics) - Elected by Dept.


? (Computer Science) - Elected By Dept.


Tammy French

(Communication 110 Coordinator
Development and Proficiency Mathematics Coordinator
Freshman English Coordinator)


Jessica Menke

(L&S Natural Sciences rep.
Diversity Committee
GENED 110 Coordinator
GENED 120 Coordinator
GENED 130 Coordinator
GENED 140 Coordinator
GENED 390 Coordinator)

Jen Regan

(PEGNRL 192 Coordinator)

Liz Hachten

(General Education Coordinator)

Joan Cook

(Academic Assessment Director)

Pam Tanner

(Academic Advising & Exploration Center Director)

Beth John

(Director of First Year Programs)

Trelana Daniel

(Administrator from Student Affairs)

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Academic Development Committee
Rachel Wood (A&C/Library) 2018
Greg Porcaro (A&C/Library alt) 2018
Yuan Yuan (B&E) 2018
Shreyasee Das (B&E alt) 2018
Jason Shurley (EDU) 2019
Lama Bergstrand Othman (EDU alt) 2019
Leon Arriola (L&S) 2019
Kristen Trader (L&S alt) 2019
Diana Shull (Lib) 2019
Barbara Bren (Lib alt) 2019
Beth Lueck (At-large) 2018
Brandi Niemeier (At-large) 2019
Amal Ibrahim (At-large alt) 2018
Asmahan Sallah (At-large alt) 2019
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Admissions and Academic Standards Committee
Mike Dugan (A&C/Library) 2019
Vacant (A&C master advisor, university or college) 2019
Matthew Sintchak (A&C/Library alt) 2019
Hephzibah Kumpaty (L&S) 2019
John Fyre (L&S master advisor, university or college) 2019
Khyam Paneru (L&S alt) 2019
Emily Beasley (EDU) 2018
Rowand Robinson (EDU master advisor, university or college) 2018
Giuliana Miolo (EDU alt) 2018
David Munro (B&E) 2018
Shreyasee Das (B&E master advisor, university or college) 2018
Carol Brunt (B&E alt) 2018
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Assessment Committee
Amal Ibrahim (A&C/Library) 2019
Kwangseog Ahn (B&E) 2019
Katy Casey (EDU) 2018
Daniel Baumgardt (L&S) 2018
Ed Frederick (Chair) (Comm) - Electd by Dept. 2016
Marc Zunac (L&L) - Electd by Dept. 2016
Fe Evangelista (Math) - Electd by Dept. 2016
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Audit and Review Committee
Jiazhen Zhou (At-large) 2020
Nick Guo (At-large) 2019
Barbara Bren (At-large) 2018
Rashiqa Kamal (B&E) 2018
Louise Tourigny (B&E) 2019
Pascal Letourneau (B&E) 2020
Xeuqing Chen (L&S) 2018
Hephzibah Kumpaty (L&S) 2019
Yeongmin Kim (L&S) 2020
Corey Davis (Chair) (A&C/Library) 2018
S.A. Welch (A&C/Library) 2020
Eric Appleton (A&C/Library) 2019
Andrea Endie (COEPS) 2018
James Collins (COEPS) 2020
Katy Casey (COEPS) 2019
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Campus Landscape & Planning Committee
Tia Schultz (EDU) 2019
Beth Lueck (L&S) 2019
James Hartwick (Faculty Senate) 2019
Jonah Ralston (Faculty Senate) 2018
Barbara Grubel (A&C/Library) 2018
Donna Vosburgh (B&E) 2018
Patricia Fragola  (Lib) 2018
Steve Bertagnolli (Administrative Affairs) 2017
Vacant Classified Employee 2017
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Diversity Committee
Amal Ibrahim (A&C) 2019
Rashiqa Kamal (B&E) 2019
Chandra Waring (Hum & Soc Sci) 2016
Nomsa Gwalla-Ogisi (EDU) 2018
Carolyn Morgan (L&S) 2018
Anthony Gulig (Hum & Soc Sci) 2016
James Castrillo (Lib) 2018
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Elections Committee
Cristina Ballatori (A&C/Library) 2019
Arjan Premti (B&E) 2019
Andrea Ednie (Chair) (EDU) 2018
James Miller (L&S) 2018
Meifang Xiang (At-large, min. 50% non-teaching load) 2018
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Faculty Appeals, Grievances, and Disciplinary Hearing Committee
Leon Arriola (At-large)
D'Arcy Becker (At-large)
Vacant (At-large)
Denton Marks (At-large)  
Abdelkrim Boukahil (At-large)  
Jo Ann Oravec (At-large)
Kathy Brady (At-large)
Richard Cummings (At-large)
Richard Mason (At-large)  
Erin Celello (At-large)  
Rashiqa Kamal (At-large)  
John Ejnik (At-large)  
Hephzibah Kumpaty (At-large)
Zaifeng Fan (At-large)
Alvaro Taveira (At-large)
Howard Ross (At-large)
Hala Ghoneim (At-large)
Sarah Hessenauer (At-large)  
Elizabeth Olson (At-large)  
Kate Ksobiech (At-Large)
Benjamin Whitcomb (A&C/Library)
Matthew Sintchak (A&C/Library)
Vacant (A&C/Library)  
Glenn Hayes (A&D/Library)
Manohar Madan (B&E)
Roger Yin (B&E)
Louise Tourigny (B&E)
Onochie Fan-Osuala (B&E)  
Nomsa Gwalla-Ogisi (EDU)
Edric Johnson (EDU)  
Anne Stinson (EDU)
Ozalle Toms (EDU)
Mark Lencho (L&S)
Baocheng Han (L&S)
Tony Gulig (L&S)  
John McGuigan (L&S)  
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Faculty Budget Committee
Susan Messer (A&C/Library) 2019
Alicia DeGregorio (L&S) 2019
Peter Jacobs (At-large) 2018
Richard Mason (EDU) 2018
Zachary Oster (At-large) 2019
Garrett Smith (B&E) 2018
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Faculty Salary Committee
Tony Gulig (At-Large) 2019
Susan Messer (Prof) 2019
Alena Holmes (Assoc) 2018
Dana Prodoehl (Asst/Inst) 2018
Frank Hanson (Chair-Elect) (At-Large) 2018
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Honors Council
Elizabeth Kim Office of Provost and Vice Chancellor Continuing
S-A Welch (A&C/Library) 2019
Leon Arriola (L&S) 2019
Benjamin Whitcomb (At-Large) 2019
Nick Guo (At-Large) 2018
Aditya Simha (B&E) 2018
Laura Porterfield (EDU) 2018
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Intercollegiate Athletics Committee
Mike Dugan (At-large, male) 2018
Anne Stinson (At-large, female) 2019
John Chenoweth

(Faculty Athletics Representative, male)

Susan Johnson (Faculty Athletics Representative, female) Indefinite
Curt Weber (Academic Staff, male) 2019
Ellen Lattorrace (Academic Staff, female) 2019
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Organization Committee
Kristen Lavelle (L&S) 2019
Amy Klemm Verbos (B&E) 2018
Glenn Hayes (Chair) (A&C/Library) 2018
Kathleen Elliott (EDU) 2018
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Textbook Rental Committee
Nomsa Gwalla-Ogisi (EDU) 2019
Eric Loepp (L&S) 2019
Kate Ksobiech (A&C/Library) 2018
Meifang Xiang (B&E) 2018
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University Library Services Committee
Amy Stevens (EDU) 2019
Stanislav Vysotsky (L&S) 2019
Sandra Street (Grad Faculty) 2018
Alena Holmes (A&C/Library) 2018
Shreyasee Das (B&E) 2018
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University Standards Committee
Glenn Hayes (A&C/Library) 2019
Yuhan (Cathy) Xue (B&E) 2019
Lucy Heimer (EDU) 2019
Elizabeth Olson (L&S) 2019
Vacant (A&C/Library) 2021
Onochie Fan-Osuala (B&E) 2021
Liesl Gapinski (EDU) 2021
Hephzibah Kumpaty (L&S) 2021
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Questions? Comments?

For comments or questions please e-mail facsenate@uww.edu.

Faculty Senate Chair

Jonathan Ivry
(262) 472-5061