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 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.

Faculty

  • Elena Machkasova, chair (2nd term 2016-19)
  • Michael Lackey (2nd term 2015-18)
  • Lisa Bevivino (1st term 2017-20)

P&A

  • Michelle Schamp (1st term 2016-19)

USA

  • Bonnie Gulbrandson (1st term 2017-20)

Students

  • Parker Smith (1st term 2017-18)
  • Steven Tetrick (1st term 2017-18)
  • Autumn Johnson (1st term 2017-18)

Non-voting

  • Karen Ellis (Coordinator, Special Events)