PRESIDENTIAL COMMISSION ON SEXUAL ORIENTATION AND GENDER IDENTITY

Membership of Presidential Commission on Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity

  1. The Presidential Commission on Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity shall be composed of no fewer than fifteen (15) members, drawn from all major constituencies of the university which include faculty, staff and students. In keeping with the Bylaws, Article 15, Section 15.9, the committee shall include minority representation.

    Members shall be appointed by the president from nominations or volunteers solicited by the president through an annual, university-wide process. Membership shall include representation from diverse constituencies.

    Faculty and staff members shall be appointed to serve three-year staggered terms. Student members shall serve one-year terms.

    All members shall be eligible for reappointment.

    The committee shall elect a chair and secretary from its membership to serve a one-year renewable term.

    A representative from Affirmative Action and Diversity Resources Committee and the PRISM faculty advisor will be ex officio voting members.

  2. The commission shall be the primary channel by which advice is given to the president on issues and concerns of gay, lesbian and bisexual individuals at the university. Committee members shall serve on behalf of the entire university community.

PRESIDENTIAL COMMISSION ON SEXUAL ORIENTATION AND GENDER IDENTITY

MEMBERSHIP 
2004-2005
2005-2006
2006-2007
2007-2008
Faculty Walter Atkinson Walter Atkinson Walter Atkinson Walter Atkinson
  John Novak John Novak John Novak  
  Robert Brookey      
  Robert Ridinger Robert Ridinger Robert Ridinger Robert Ridinger
  Diana Swanson Diana Swanson Diana Swanson Diana Swanson
Supportive Professional Staff *Norden Gilbert Norden Gilbert    
  Tara Dirst      
  Julia Lamb Julia Lamb Julia Lamb Julia Lamb
  Carolyn Law      
  Colette Maher      
  Patrick Voisine Patrick Voisine    
  Judy Skorek Judy Skorek    
  Susan Hansfield Susan Hansfield Susan Hansfield Susan Hansfield
Operating Staff Carrie Anderson Carrie Anderson Carrie Anderson  
  Patricia Liberty-Baczek  Patricia Liberty-Baczek Patricia Liberty-Baczek  
  Elizabeth Prescott  Elizabeth Prescott Elizabeth Prescott  
  Charles Schumann Charles Schumann Charles Schumann Charles Schumann
LGBT Program Coordinator Margaret Cook Margaret Cook    
Counseling and Student Development Tim Paquette Tim Paquette    
Housing and Dining Services Sandi Carlisle Brad Badgley    
@Ombudsman Tim Griffin Tim Griffin    
@PRISM Faculty Advisor Sue Willis Sue Willis    
@Representative, Affirmative Action and 
Diversity Resources Committee
Deborah Haliczer Deborah Haliczer    
Students        
              * Chair
               @Ex Officio, non-voting