Functions and Awards Committee

Membership

The Functions and Awards Committee consists of nine members:

  • three faculty members
  • one P&A staff
  • one USA staff
  • three students
  • one ex officio, non-voting member—the coordinator of special events

Responsibilities

The Functions and Awards Committee develops and recommends awards for scholarship and special merit, and in conjunction with the Office of the Chancellor, assists with the development, planning, and execution of academic and awards ceremonies, including commencement.

—from the UMM Constitution and By-Laws

Faculty

  • Elena Machkasova, chair (2nd term 2016-19)
  • Michael Lackey (2nd term 2015-18)
  • Tom Johnson (1st term 2014-17)

P&A

  • Michelle Schamp (1st term 2016-19)

USA

  • Janell Kolden (1st term 2014-17)

Students

  • Katie Ledermann (1st term 2016-17)
  • Mitch Forney (1st term 2016-17)
  • Alicia Schewe (1st term 2016-17)

Ex officio

  • Karen Ellis (Coordinator, Special Events)