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University-Wide Committees Established
by Faculty and Academic Staff Rules and Procedures


UF = University Faculty (indicated when relevant)
UAS = University Academic Staff (indicated when relevant)
APAS = Administrative or Professional Academic Staff
IAS = Instructional Academic Staff
College indicated when relevant

Chairs indicated in Red


University-Wide Nominating Committee
Kristin Schaupp.Philosophy & Religious Studies (2018) Linda Pratt, Housing & Res. Life (2019)
Abby Hemmerich, Comm. Sci. & Disorders (2019) Phil Huelsbeck, Continuing Educ. (2019)
Vicky Samelson, Comm. Sci. & Dis. (2019) Norah Airth-Kindree, Nursing (2019)
Deborah Elledge, Comm. Sci. & Disorders (2019) Jodi Thesing-Ritter, EDI (2020)
Faculty Complaint, Grievance & Termination Review Committee
Maria DaCosta, Economics (2020) Michael Fine, Political Science (2021)
Vicki Witledge, Mathematics (2020) Jose Valero, Languages (2021)
Crispin Pierce, Watershed (2020) Norah Airth-Kindree (2021)
Eric Jennings, Library (2020) Scott Whitfield, Physics & Astronomy (2019)
Cheryl Lapp, Nursing (2020) Steven Fink, Philosophy & Religious Studies (2020)
Erica Benson, English (2019) Won Yong Jang, Comm. & Jour. (2019)
Lisa Quinn-Lee, Social Work (2021) Matt Evans, Physics & Astronomy (2019)
Patricia Turner, History (2021) Carter Smith, Languages (2019)
Jennifer Dahl, Chemistry (2021) April Bleske-Rechek, Psychology (2019)
University Planning Committee
Debra Jansen, Nursing (2019) Jenni Sterling, Univ. Centers (2021)
Billy Felz, Advising (2019) Dandrielle Lewis, Mathematics (2021)
Jean Pratt, Info. Systems (2020) Andy Jepson, Recreation (2018)
Leah Olson-McBride, Soc. Work (2020) Mitch Freymiller, Biology (2018)
Evan Weiher, Senate Chair, ex officio  
Vacant, Asst. Chancellor for Finance or designee, ex officio Katy McGarry, Student Body President or designee, ex officio
MJ Brukardt, Exec. Dir. of Marketing & Planning, ex officio
Andy Nelson, Institutional Research, ex officio

University Liberal Education Committee
Jessica Kraker, Mathematics, A&S (2020)
Kris Knutson, Communication & Journalism, A&S (2021)
Gary Don, Music & Theatre Arts, A&S (2020) Jan Larson, Comm. & Journ., A&S (2019)
Steven Fink, Philosophy & Religious Studies, A&S (2019)
Jon Loomis, English, A&S (2021)
Debra Barker, American Indian Studies, A&S (2021) Marcy Orwig, Business Communications, BUS (2019)
Angie Stombaugh, Nursing, NHS (2019) Gabi Eissa, Management & Marketing BUS (2020)
Debra Hofmann, Nursing, NHS (2020) Yoonsin Oh, Kinesiology EHS (2019)
Hans Kishel, Library, Library Rep. (2021) Angela Dalhoe, Special Education, EHS (2021)
Cheryl Lochner-Wright, Int. Educ., AS Rep. (2020)  
Darrell Newton - appointed David Miller, Student Representative

University Faculty Awards Committee
Roxanne Backowski, Library (2020) Tom Sather, Comm. Sci. Dis. (2019)
Michael Shults, Music & Theatre Arts (2020) Jennifer Muehlenkamp, Psychology (2019)
Tarique Niazi, Sociology (2021) Jason Spraitz, Criminal Justice (2021)

Academic Staff Complaint, Grievance and Review Committee
IAS - Nicole Jones, Comm. Sci. & Dis., 2019 APAS - Shu Cheng, Int. Educ., (2019)
APAS - Kim Wellnitz, CoB (2019) APAS - Kelsey Kopp, CoB (2020)
APAS - Marcia St. Germaine, Nursing (2020) APAS - Nichole Miller, Advising (2021)
APAS -Deb Newman, Housing & Res. Life (2020) IAS - Ka Vang, Honors Program (2021)
IAS - Andrew Suralski, English (2021)  

Academic Staff Professional Development Committee
Lissa Martinez Greer, Housing & Res. Life, (2019) Jodi Thesing-Ritter, EDI (2020)
Carley Kukuk, Purchasing (2021) Melody Manteufel, Career Serv. (2019)
Katie Strope, Services for St. w/ Disabilities (2020) Sheril Gilberstadt, Accounting & Finance (2021)
Vacant - Chancellor Appointment (2021) Karen Havholm, ORSP
Teresa O' Halloran, Affirmative Action
Administrative and Professional Academic Staff Awards Committee
Patti See, Acad. Skills (2019) Quincy Chapman, Housing & Res. Life, (2020)
Jenna Krosch, Int. Educ. (2019) Katie Bublitz, St. w/ Disabilities, (2020)
Karen Callawy, HR (2021)  
Administrator Review Committee
Tarique Niazi, Sociology, 2021 - Elected by/from A&S
Terry Wells, Management & Marketing, 2019 - Elected by/from BUS
Carol Koroghlanian, Educ. Studies, 2018 - Elected by/from EHS
Mary Zwygart-Stauffacher, Nursing, 2017 - Elected by/from NHS
Gretchen Hutterli, COB, 2019 - Elected by/from APAS
Josh Engle, Student Affairs, 2020 - Elected by/from APAS
Vacant 2020 - Elected by/from IAS
Jenni Sterling, University Centers, 2018 - Elected by/from University Staff Council
Jackson Schmidtke, International Education, 2019 - Elected by/from University Staff Council
University Assessment Committee
Shelley-Rae Pehler, Nursing, NHS (2018) Kristin Schumacher, University Centers (2018)
Diane Marcyjanik, Nursing, NHS (2020) Katie Weichelt, Housing (2019)
Jerrod Hines, Psychology, A&S (2018) Sheryl Poirier, Univ. Recreation, (2020)
Manny Fernandez, Languages, A&S (2020) Kristine Knutson, Comm./Journ. (2020)
Jill Prushiek, Dean's Office, EHS (2018) Paula Lentz, Bus. Comm. (2019)
Rose Battallio, Spec. Educ., EHS (2020) Stephen Hill, Pol. Science (2018)
Tony Keys, Information System, BUS (2020) Mary Hoffman, i-Director of Assessment
Thomas Hilton, Information Systems, BUS (2019)  

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