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Commencement Committee

This committee selects and retains the annual commencement speaker, with the advice and consent of the President, and organizes and implements the activities involved with commencement. This includes activities such as preparing the material for the programs, making stage arrangements, organizing the faculty-graduate processional, and arranging for ushers and processional marshals.

Committee Co-Chairs
Laurie Geller, Vice President for Academic Affairs
Rebecca Ringham, Registrar

VACANT, Athletics
VACANT, Athletics
VACANT, Athletics
Ryan Beckner, Athletics
Amber Bell, Registrar’s Office
Lynda Bertsch, Career Services/Staff Senate
Penny Brandt, Graduate School
Emerson Eads, Music
Kevin Harmon, Vice President for Student Affairs
Tiffany Heth, Bookstore
Jan Repnow, Faculty
Steven Shirley, President
Celeste Simmons, Administrative Assistant, Academic Affairs
Mark Singer, Faculty Senate President
Melanie Sundquist, Athletics
Tam Vu, Student
Debra Wentz, Administrative Assistant, President's Office