Committees

The following committees are appointed by the chancellor to provide faculty, staff and student input on important campus issues.


Accessibility Council

  • Brian Bates, Web Communications Manager
  • Randy Boose, Human Resources Director
  • Mike Caulfield, Academic Affairs, Director of Blended and Networked Learning
  • Julia Conrad, Student Involvement Recreation Coordinator
  • Jean Duffett, Capital Planning and Development Space Analyst
  • Obie Ford, Campus Director of Equity and Diversity (Executive sponsor)
  • Scott Fraser, WSU Vancouver Accessible Technology Coordinator
  • Brenda Grell, CMDC Instructor
  • Bill Hooper, Facilities Services Associate Vice Chancellor
  • Paul Krouss, Mathematics Instructor
  • Patience McGinnis, Lead Psychologist and Student Wellness Center Manager (Co-chair)
  • Sue Phelps, Library Health Sciences and Outreach Services Librarian
  • Joe Pyles, Student Empowerment and Accessibility Committee
  • Michael Stamper, Campus CIO (Co-chair)
  • Clare Wilkinson, Anthropology Professor
  • Sky Wilson, Student Diversity Center Advisor
  • ASWSUV President or Vice President

Enrollment Management Council

  • Brenda Alling, Director of Marketing and Communications
  • June Canty, AVCAA (Co-chair)
  • Elias Cohen, Research Specialist for Campus Effectiveness
  • Obie Ford, III, Campus Director for Equity and Diversity
  • Kim Hiatt, Associate Director of Admissions
  • Sarah Martinez, student ambassador
  • Laurel Rea, Director of Enrollment (Co-chair)
  • Praveen Sekhar, Associate Professor, Engineering and Computer Science
  • April Tovar, Assistant Director, Student Financial Services
  • Amy Wharton, Academic Director and Professor

Services and Activities Fee Allocation Committee*

  • Nanu Iyer, Director, Integrated Strategic Communication
  • Jose Scott, ASWSUV President
  • Nancy Youlden, Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs and Enrollment
  • 5 Student Positions

*New committee members appointed in January.


Staff Excellence Committee

  • Renee Bartocci, Chief of Staff to the Chancellor (Chair)
  • Holly Beck, Assistant Director of Development
  • Cory Bolkan, Human Development
  • Nicole Campbell, Head of Data Services and Web Preferences, Library
  • Katrina Choi, Academic Coordinator Arts and Sciences
  • Dennis Giles, M.E.P. Supervisor
  • Michael Stamper, Campus CIO
  • Jose Vazquez-Bello, Physics and Astronomy Instructor
  • Shawn Welter, Engineering and Computer Science

Strategic Plan Coordinating Council

  • Brenda Alling, Director of Marketing and Communications
  • Renee Bartocci, Chief of Staff to the Chancellor
  • Elias Cohen, Research Specialist for Campus Effectiveness
  • Jane Cote, Academic Director, Carson College of Business
  • Mel Netzhammer, Chancellor
  • Laurel Rea-Bullion, Director of Enrollment
  • Sara Waters, Assistant Professor, Human Development

Student Achievement Committee

  • Renee Bartocci, Chief of Staff to the Chancellor (Chair)
  • Andrea Hanmann, Office Support Supervisor, College of Arts and Sciences
  • Jennifer Miltenberger, Director of Development and Alumni Relations
  • Nancy Youlden, Vice Chancellor of Student Affairs

Student Success Council

  • June Canty, Associate Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs (Co-Chair)
  • Elias Cohen, Research Specialist for Campus Effectiveness
  • Obie Ford, III, Campus Director for Equity and Diversity
  • Cindy Morical, Student Success Coordinator
  • Wendy Olson, Director of Composition and Writing Assessment
  • Laurel Rea, Director of Enrollment
  • Eric Scott, Director of Student Development (Co-Chair) 
  • Bill Stahley, Student Resource Center Manager
  • Travis Toth, Student Representative
  • Debra Wilmington, Academic Coordinator and Instructor
  • Director of Student Diversity and Outreach

Technology Fee Committee

  • Manuel Avalos, Student, Neuroscience
  • Zeke Estes, Student, Electrical Engineering
  • David Hill, Instructor, Mathematics
  • Jose Scott, ASWSUV President
  • Katina Smith, Student, Hospitality Business Management
  • Michael Stamper, Campus CIO
  • Nancy Youlden, Vice Chancellor of Student Affairs