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Academic Affairs

Institutional Committees

College/Unit/Area Member Name Position
Education and Health Professions Ann Klinkenborg, COEHP Faculty
Arts Christopher McCollough, COA Faculty
Business Jasmine Bordere, TCOB Faculty
Letters and Sciences Carey (Scott) Wilkerson Faculty
Student Affairs Gina Sheeks, Chair Ex-Officio, VP for Student Affairs
Student Affairs John McElveen Ex-Officio, Associate VP for Student Affairs
Student Representative Curtis Walker SGA President
Student Representative Stevon Lester SGA Vice President of Finance
Student Representative Kenneth Butler SGA Vice President of Scholastic Affairs
Student Representative Isabelle Rodriguez Student
Student Representative Harriet Stephens Student
Student Representative Erica Trudell Student
Student Representative Morgan Wilson Student

Description in Faculty Handbook

Meeting Minutes

Group Email: activity@columbusstate.edu

College/Unit/Area Member Name Position
Letters and Sciences Mark Schmidt, Chair, term ends 2022 Faculty
Letters and Sciences Jennifer Newbrey, term ends 2022 Faculty
Letters and Sciences Dan Holt, term ends 2022 Faculty
Business John Finley, term ends 2021 Faculty
Education and Health Professions Deborah Gober, term ends 2022 Faculty
Arts Barbara Johnston, term ends 2021 Faculty
Advisory James R. Thorsen Veterinarian
Letters and Sciences Annice Yarber-Allen Ex-Officio, Dean
Facilities Kelly Wilson Ex-Officio, Executive Director
Advisory Open Community Member
Student Representative Charlie Grimes Student
Student Representative Kanequa Copelin Student

Description in Faculty Handbook

Meeting Minutes

Group Email: animalcare@columbusstate.edu

College/Unit/Area Member Name Position
Arts Pat McHenry Dean
Business Linda Hadley Dean
Education and Health Professions Deirdre Greer Dean
Honors Cindy Ticknor Dean
Letters and Sciences Annice Yarber-Allen Dean
Library Alan Karass Dean
Academic Affairs Deborah Bordelon Provost
Academic Affairs Tim Howard Vice Provost
Academic Affairs Alicia Bryan Associate Provost
Academic Affairs Margie Yates Associate Provost

Description in Faculty Handbook

Meeting Minutes

Group Email: deanscoun@columbusstate.edu

College/Unit/Area Member Name Position
Academic Affairs Ron Williams, Chair Associate Provost
Diversity Programs and Services Johnnae Roberts Coordinator
Accommodation and Access/Title IX Sarah Secoy Interim Director
Academic Affairs Johniqua Williams LSAMP Program Coordinator
Library Michelle Jones, Secretary Faculty
Athletics Julio Llanos Assistant Athletic Director
Academic Affairs Deborah Bordelon Provost
Enterprise Development David Mitchell Director
Letters and Sciences Floyd Jackson Faculty
Arts Christopher Whittey Faculty
Business Radhouane Chouchane Faculty
Education and Health Professions Hanna (Anya) Lainas Faculty
Education and Health Professions Masako Okura Faculty
At-Large, COLS Aisha Adams Faculty
Campus Recreaction Lashica Thomas Assistant Director
Global Engagement Eric Spears Director
Legal Affairs Craig Burgess General Counsel
Human Resources Tamara Jenkins Assistant Director
Community Liaison Vicky Partin  
Community Liaison Adrian Chester  
Community Liaison Antonio Martin  
Community Liaison Jo Anne Hill  
Community Liaison Alexis Thompson  
Community Liaison Angela Vickers  
Global Engagement Katherine Grego  
Student Representative Michael Proffitt Student
Student Representative Nick James Student
Student Representative Danielle Alcide Student

Meeting Minutes

College/Unit/Area Member Name Position
Letters and Sciences Hassan Hassani Faculty
Letters and Sciences Richard Newtson Faculty
Library David Owings Faculty
Business Johnny Ho Faculty
Business Fady Mansour Faculty
Education and Health Professions Aimee Vael Faculty
Education and Health Professions Charles Elfer Faculty
Arts Sam Renner Faculty
Arts Steven Graver Faculty
Police Laura Bennett Assistant Chief
Student Affairs Dana Larkin Assistant Dean
Accommodation and Access Lauren Jones Director
Health Center Becky Tew Director
Facilities Kelly Wilson Executive Director
Institutional Research and Effectiveness Sri Sitharam Associate Vice President
Student Representative Kristie Gramling Student
Student Representative Szatana Johnson Student
Student Representative Domenica Fertal Student

Description in Faculty Handbook

Meeting Minutes

Group Email: facsafe@columbusstate.edu

College/Unit/Area Member Name Position
Arts Andrew Donofrio, term Ends May 2022 Faculty
Arts Sarah Smith-Frigerio, term Ends May 2022 Faculty
Business Rodrigo Obando, term Ends May 2022 Faculty
Business Kirk Heriot, term ends May 2022 Faculty
Education and Health Professions Charlotte Henderson, term ends May 2022 Faculty
Education and Health Professions Deryus Tillman, term Ends May 2022 Faculty
Letters and Sciences Alin Stancu, term Ends May 2022 Faculty
Letters and Sciences Kerri Taylor, term Ends May 2022 Faculty
Library Jackie Radebaugh, terms ends May 2020 Faculty
Faculty Center Susan Hrach, ex-officio Ex-Efficio, Director
Academic Affairs Ron Williams, Chair Ex-Efficio, Associate Provost

College/Unit/Area Member Name Position
Library Roberta Ford, Chair Faculty
Business Ed O'Donnell Faculty
Arts Scott Harris Faculty
Letters and Sciences Annice Yarber-Allen Dean
Education and Health Professions Jessica Van Valkenburgh Faculty
Academic Affairs Ron Williams Associate Provost

Description in Faculty Handbook

Meeting Minutes

Group Email: honcom@columbusstate.edu

College/Unit/Area Member Name Position
Arts Carrie Reif-Stice, Representative Faculty
Business Brett Cotten, Representative Faculty
Business Mark James, Faculty At Large Faculty
Education and Health Professions Jennifer L. Brown, Representative, Chair Faculty
Education and Health Professions Clayton Nicks, Faculty At Large Faculty
Education and Health Professions Alicia Bryan, Faculty At Large Faculty
Letters and Sciences Brandt Smith, Representative Faculty
Letters and Sciences David Schwimmer, Faculty At Large Faculty
Letters and Sciences Kristin Seamon Lilly, At Large Faculty
Letters and Sciences Jeff Zuiderveen, Faculty At Large Faculty
Letters and Sciences Stella Michael-Makri, Faculty At Large Faculty
Letters and Sciences Jeff Zuiderveen, Faculty At Large Faculty
Academic Affairs Margie Yates Associate Provost, Graduate Studies
Academic Affairs Amber Dees Academic Compliance Coordinator
St. Francis Medical Center Sonya Hardin Community Member

Board Policies and Procedures

Description in Faculty Handbook

Meeting Minutes

Group Email: instituional_review@columbusstate.edu

College/Unit/Area Member Name Position
Arts James Ogburn Faculty
Arts Joe Sanders Faculty
Business Phil Bryant Faculty
Business Rodrigo Obando Faculty
Education and Health Professions Patricia Anafi Faculty
Letters and Sciences Kimberly Gill Faculty
Letters and Sciences Zdeslav Hrepic Faculty
Library Jackie Radebaugh Faculty
Institutional Research and Effectiveness Sri Sitharam Associate Vice President
Business and Finance David Mitchell Director of Enterprise Development
Business and Finance Richard Barrow Director of Enterprise Risk Management
Student Representative Kolbi Neal Student

Intellectual Property Policy

Description in Faculty Handbook

Meeting Minutes

Group Email: intel_property@columbusstate.edu

College/Unit/Area Member Name Position
Arts Katrin Meidell, COA, term expires 2022  
Arts Rob Murray, COA, term expires 2022  
Business Laurence Marsh, TCOB, term expires 2022  
Business Edward O'Donnell, TCOB, term expires 2022  
Education and Health Professions Dana Griggs, COEHP, term expires 2022  
Education and Health Professions Clayton Nicks, COEHP, term expires 2021  
Letters and Sciences Clifton Ruehl, COLS, term expires 2022  
Letters and Sciences Dorinda Dowis, COLS, term expires 2022  
Academic Affairs Deborah Bordelon Provost, Ex-Efficio
Athletics Todd Reeser Director of Athletics, Ex-Officio
Athletics Anita Howard Senior Women's Administrator, Ex-Officio
Education and Health Professions Ellen Martin, Chair Faculty Athletics Representative, Ex-Officio
Student Kellyn Ward Student
Student Anna Phillips Student
Student Morgan Wilson Student

Meeting Minutes and Council Bylaws

College/Unit/Area Member Name Position
Academic Affairs Deborah Bordelon, Chair Provost
Admissions Kristin Williams Director, Graduate and International Recruitment
Arts Ramesh Rao Faculty
Athletics Julio Llanos Assistant Athletic Director
Business Jong Ha Faculty
Continuing Education Susan Wirt Executive Director
Global Engagement Eric Spears Director
Letters and Sciences Julie Ballenger Faculty
Education and Health Professions Tom McCormack Faculty
Student Affairs Chip Reese Associate Vice President

Description in Faculty Handbook

Meeting Minutes

College/Unit/Area Member Name Position
Academic Affairs Suzy Gunnels Office of the Provost, Ex-Officio
Arts Dr. Carrie Reif-Stice, (2019-2021)  
Arts Barbara Johnston, (2019-2021)  
Business Hyeran Choi, (2020-2022)  
Business Alfredo Perez, (2019-2021)  
Education and Health Professions Cheryl Smith, (2019-2021)  
Education and Health Professions Mary Beth Hendricks, (2020-2022)  
Letters and Sciences Markus Weidler, (2020-2022)  
Letters and Sciences Nick Norwood, (2020-2022)  
Student Representative Kristopher Fitch Student
Student Representative Colby Harden Student

Description in Faculty Handbook

Meeting Minutes

Group Email: scholastichon@columbusstate.edu

College/Unit/Area Member Name Position
Academic Affairs Stephanie Speer Registrar, Ex-Officio
Arts Nicholas McMillan Faculty
Arts Matt McCabe Faculty
Business John Finley Faculty
Education and Health Professions Basil Conway Faculty
Letters and Sciences Abiye Seifu Faculty
University Information and Technology Services Ted Laskaris Chief Information Officer, Ex-Officio
University Information and Technology Services Mary Covington Executive Director of IT Services, Ex-Officio
Student Representative Curtis Walker SGA President
Student Representative Raquel Aponte Student
Student Representative Kayla Fortune Student
Student Representative PJ Doughty Student
Student Representative Francisco Lopez Student

Group Email: techadv@columbusstate.edu

College/Unit/Area Member Name Position
Arts Youngrak Park Faculty
Business Euen Jung Faculty
Education and Health Professions Mariama Sandifer Faculty
Letters and Sciences Lavi Zamstein Faculty
Letters and Sciences Monica Frazier Faculty
Student Services Gina Sheeks Vice President, Ex-Officio

Description in Faculty Handbook

Meeting Minutes

Group Email: whowho@columbusstate.edu