2010-11 Committees of the University

Presidential Commission on the Status of Women

Membership of Presidental Commission on the Status of Women

  1. The Presidential Commission on the Status of Women shall be composed of 15 members, drawn from all major constituencies of the university which includes faculty, supportive professional and operating staff, and students. In addition to the 15 members the following five areas will have an appointed representative: Provost's Office, Women's Studies, University Resources for Women, Affirmative Action, and Athletics.

  2. In keeping with Section 15.9 of the Northern Illinois University Bylaws, commission membership will include minority representation. Members shall be appointed by the president from a pool of nominations and volunteers solicited from major university constituencies.  One member shall be selected by the commission members to be the liaison representative to the Affirmative Action and Diversity Resources Committee.

    Non-student members shall be appointed to serve staggered three-year terms. Student members will serve one-year terms and will be eligible for reappointment. Any commission member may remain beyond the three-year commitment if elected to serve as chair for the coming year. Additionally, to preserve continuity, the chair of the previous year may be reappointed.

Presidential Commission on the Status of Women

MEMBERSHIP  2009-2010 2010-2011 2011-2012 2012-2013
Faculty Rosita Lopez Rosita Lopez Rosita Lopez  
  Georgia Brown Georgia Brown    
  Jeanette Rosetti Jeanette Rosetti Jeanette Rosetti  
   Joesphine Umoren Josephine Umoren Joesphine Umoren  
  Rhonda Robinson Rhonda Robinson Rhonda Robinson  
  Winifred Creamer  Winifred Creamer  
  Kerith Woodyard Kerith Woodyard Kerith Woodyard Kerith Woodyard
    Frances Jaeger  Frances Jaeger  Frances Jaeger 
    *Laura Vazquez  Laura Vazquez  Laura Vazquez
    Lichuan Liu Lichuan Liu   Lichuan Liu
Staff Jelmir Atkins Jelmir Atkins Jelmir Atkins  
  Deborah Haliczer Deborah Haliczer Deborah Haliczer Deborah Haliczer
  Michelle Reed Michelle Reed Michelle Reed  
  Celeste Latham Celeste Latham Celeste Latham  
  *Adrienne Holloway     
  Shirley Mashare Shirley Mashare Shirley Mashare  
  Judy Santacaterina Judy Santacaterina Judy Santacaterina  
  Alice Ralph  Alice Ralph     
  Christine Stakal Anne Hardy Anne Hardy Anne Hardy
Students Megan Woiwode Megan Woiwode    
  Amanda Graham     
Athletics Monique Bernoudy  Monique Bernoudy    
Women's Resource Center Jill Dunlap  Jill Dunlap    
Women's Studies Diana Swanson Amy Levin    
Provost's Office Virginia Cassidy  Virginia Cassidy    
Affirmative Action and Diversity Resources Alice Ralph Angie Vargas    

* Chair