Standing Committees

2014-2015 & 2015-2016 Academic Years

Financial Aid/Scholarship Committee

Director of Financial Aid – Chair, Kellye Johnson
Director of Admissions - Joe Blackwell
Chief Financial Officer - Wallace Hamilton
Athletic Director - Mark Arthur
Music Department Representative - David Roman
Faculty Representative - Quinn Wooldridge

Academic Council (Undergraduate)
Dean – Arts & Sciences – Chair, Shelley Groves
Dean – Prof. Studies & Grad. Studies, Adrian Hinkle
Dean – Education & Sport Studies, Dana DeLong
Dean - Adult & Online Studies, Julian Cowart
Institutional Effectiveness Director, Dana DeLong
General Education - Chair, Rhonda Crutcher
Junior Faculty Representative - Elicia Brannon-Little
Senior Faculty Representative - Ken Young
Registrar – Sherri Hendrix, Ex-offico

Graduate Council
Dean – Grad. & Professional Studies – Chair, Adrian Hinkle
Institutional Effectiveness Director - Dana DeLong
Faculty Representative - Linda Garrett
Faculty Representative - Spencer Ledbetter
Faculty Representative - Rebecca Webster
Registrar – Sherri Hendrix, Ex-offico

Athletic Committee
Athletic Director – Chair, Mark Arthur
Assist. Athletic Director - James Poteet
Dean of Student Affairs - Brad Davis
Staff Representative - OPEN
Faculty Athletic Rep. - David Roman
Sport Management Faculty Rep. - Kristen Gregory
PE, Health, & Safety Faculty Rep. - Phylis Hadley
Faculty Representative - Cindi Cary

Library Committee
Director of Information Services – Chair, Jonathan Sparks
Assist. Dir. of Information Services - Constance Wamble
Director of Online Studies - Gary Burchette
Student Representative - Thoko Mgala
Faculty Representative - Adrian Rus

Student Life Committee
Dean of Student Life – Chair, Brad Davis
Student Representative - Kim Hayes
Resident Director - Tim Braaten
Director of Student Success Center - Brittanie Wyatt
Staff Representative - Taylor Drake
Faculty Representative - Elicia Brannon-Little

University Disciplinary Committee
Dean of Student Life – Chair, Brad Davis
Director of Enrollment - Kyron Smoot
Faculty Representative - Allison Canfield
Student Representative - Meredith Light
Student Representative - Matthew Driggers
Resident Director - Tim Braaten

Admissions Committee
Director of Admissions – Chair, Joe Blackwell
Director Enrollment Management - Kyron Smoot
VP of Academic Affairs - Connie Sjoberg
Financial Aid Director - Kellye Johnson
Adult Studies Representative -
Athletic Representative - Quinn Wooldridge
Faculty Representative - Brittanie Wyatt
Admissions Counselor - Jesse Burpo

Retention Committee
Director Enrollment Management – Chair, Kyron Smoot
Director of Admissions - Joe Blackwell
VP of Academic Affairs - Connie Sjoberg
Financial Aid Director - Kellye Johnson
Adult Studies Representative - OPEN
Athletic Representative - Darrick Matthews
Faculty Representative - Jeremy Wente

Spiritual Life Committee
VP of Student Life – Chair, Brad Davis
Music Faculty Representative - Seth Cudd
Student Representative - Ethan Sellers
Student Senate Chaplain - Ha Min Choi
Theology & Missions Faculty - Terry Tramel
Theology & Missions Faculty - Mark Culham
Faculty Representative - Jonathan Bland

Institutional Review and Assessment Committee
Institutional Effectiveness Director - Chair, Dana DeLong
Assessment Coordinator - Gayle Kearns
Director of Online Education - Julian Cowart
Strategic Planning Representative - Linda Garrett
Chair of Education Department - James Bowen
Faculty Representative - Rebecca Webster

University Technology Committee
Director of Information Technology – Chair, Daniel Dressler
Library Representative - Jonathan Sparks
Registrar Representative – Robert Lenk
Director of Online Education - Julian Cowart
Staff Representative - Teresa Thorton
Faculty Representative - Seth Cudd

Teacher Education Committee
Chair of Education Department – Chair, James Bowen
Program Coordinator – English, Shelley Groves
Program Coordinator – History, Chet Horn
Program Coordinator – PEHS, Phylis Hadley
Program Coordinator – General Education - Rhonda Crutcher
Dean Education & Sport Studies (Ex Officio) - Dana DeLong

Commencement Committee
Academic Dean – Prof. Studies – Co-Chair, Adrian Hinkle
Academic Dean – Arts & Sciences – Co-Chair, Shelley Groves
Registrar - Sherri Hendrix
Head of Maintenance - Greg Duvall
Music Representative - David Roman
Resident Director - Tim Braaten
Adult Studies/ Online Representative - Gary Burchette
Faculty Representative - Chet Horn

First Year Experience Committee
Dean of Student Life – Chair, Brad Davis
General Education - Chair, Rhonda Crutcher
Athletic Representative - Kent Williams
Student Representative - Kyle Mickleburgh
Faculty Representative - Linda Breslin
Faculty Representative - Brittanie Wyatt

Homecoming/Feast of Ingathering Committee
Director of Alumni Association – Chair, John Chasteen
Resident Director - Tim Braaten
Admissions Representative - OPEN
Admin. Assist. to the President - Erin Brown
Athletic Director - Mark Arthur
Faculty Representative - Terry Tramel

Budget / Planning Committee
Dean Institutional Effectiveness – Chair, Dana DeLong
President - Reggies Wenyika
VP Academic Affairs - Connie Sjoberg
VP Fiscal Affairs - Wallace Hamilton
VP Student Life - Brad Davis
Athletic Director - Mark Arthur
Director of Human Resources / Chief of Staff - Shawna Silvic
Dean Prof & Grad Studies - Adrian Hinkle
Dean Arts & Sciences - Shelley Groves
Dean Education & Sport Studies - Dana DeLong
Dean Adult & Online- Julian Cowart