PRESIDENTIAL COMMISSION ON PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES

Membership of Presidential Commission on Persons with Disabilities

A.     The Presidential Commission on Persons with Disabilities shall be composed of no fewer than 15 members representing all major constituencies of the university,
        including faculty, staff, and students. In keeping with the Bylaws, Article 15, Section 15.8, the commission shall include minority representation.

        Members shall be appointed by the president from nominations or volunteers solicited by the president from major university constituencies. Membership shall
        include representation from those constituencies that serve individuals with disabilities: Academic Affairs, Affirmative Action, Finance and Facilities, 504
        Compliance Office, Services for the Hearing Impaired, Services for Students with Disabilities, Student Affairs, Student Association Director of Student
        Life Policy, and University Libraries Services for the Disabled. Efforts shall be made to seek representation for students with hearing, learning, visual, and mobility
        disabilities.

        Membership shall include both students and nonstudents with and without disabilities.

        Faculty and staff members shall serve three-year staggered terms. Student members shall serve one-year terms. All members shall be eligible for reappointment.

        A chair, vice chair, and secretary shall be elected by and from the members of the commission. One member shall be selected by the commission members to
        be the liaison representative to the Affirmative Action and Diversity Resources Committee.

B.     The duties of the commission shall be to make recommendations to the president regarding the needs of students, faculty, and staff with disabilities and to help
        promote the awareness of the university community about issues of concern to persons with disabilities.

PRESIDENTIAL COMMISSION ON PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES

C.  MEMBERSHIP
2002-2003
2003-2004
2004-2005
2005-2006
Academic Affairs and Student Services Maggie Cormier Marcia Dick Marcia Dick Marcia Dick
+Gary Gresholdt +Gary Gresholdt Gary Gresholdt Gary Gresholdt
Nancy Kasinski Nancy Kasinski Nancy Kasinski Nancy Kasinski
@T. J. Lusher *T. J. Lusher T.J. Lusher
Linda Hilgenbrinck Linda Hilgenbrinck Linda Hilgenbrinck
Sheila Milan Sheila Milan Sheila Milan Sheila Milan
Laura Miller Laura Miller
*Laurie Zittel Laurie Zittle Laurie Zittle Laurie Zittle
Karen Cole Karen Cole Karen Cole
Finance and Facilities
Members at Large George Shur Elizabeth Leake Elizabeth Leake Elizabeth Leake
#Terry Kessler  Terry Kessler Terry Kessler Terry Kesler
Lee Ann Henry Lee Ann Henry Lee Ann Henry
Student Association Farrah Lickton Farrah Lickton
Lindsey Drexler Jarquetta Egeston
Affirmative Action Phinette Maszka Phinette Maszka
                         * Chair
                         + Section 504 compliance officer
                         # ADA compliance officer
                         ^ Graduate Student
                         @ Library Services