2018 Reaffirmation Teams - Steering Committee

Steering Committee

The Steering Committee works in concert with the Leadership Team to lead the various 2018 Reaffirmation committees in their efforts to prepare the compliance certification report. Comprised of the chairs and vice chairs of the committees, in addition to key stakeholders across campus, the Steering Committee reviews the work of all committees and offers recommendations to the Leadership Team regarding needed changes and improvements in UT Dallas policy and practice.

Steering Committee Members

Serenity Rose King (Committee Chair)Assistant Provost for Policy and Program Coordination and SACSCOC Liaison, Provost’s Office; Chair of Leadership Team, Steering Committee, and Institutional Effectiveness Committee; Vice-Chair of Mission, Governance, and Administration Committee
Murray J. Leaf (Committee Vice-Chair)Vice Speaker of the Senate; Professor, School of Economic, Political and Policy Sciences; Chair of Faculty Committee and Vice-Chair of Steering Committee
Poras BalsaraAssociate Dean for Academic Affairs and Professor, Erik Jonsson School of Engineering and Computer Science; Co-Chair of Programs, Curriculum Instruction Committee; Interim Dean, Erik Jonsson School of Engineering and Computer Science
David CordellSecretary of the Senate; Clinical Professor, Naveen Jindal School of Management; Chair of Mission, Governance, and Administration Committee
Vladimir DragovicProfessor and Program Head, School of Natural Sciences and Mathematics
Marilyn KaplanCommittee on the Core Curriculum Chair; Associate Dean for Undergraduate Programs and Study Abroad and Clinical Professor, Naveen Jindal School of Management; Co-Chair of Programs, Curriculum Instruction Committee
Jessica C. MurphyQuality Enhancement Plan (QEP) Director; Associate Professor of Literary Studies, School of Arts and Humanities; Chair of Quality Enhancement Plan (QEP) Topic Selection Committee
Nicole Leeper PiqueroAssociate Provost; Professor of Criminology, School of Economic, Political and Policy Sciences; Vice-Chair of Faculty Committee
Lawrence J. RedlingerProfessor and Executive Director for Strategic Planning and Analysis, Office of Strategic Planning and Analysis; Vice-Chair of Institutional Effectiveness Committee
Cary DelmarkAssistant Vice President for Web Services, Office of Communications
Josh HammersDirector of Assessment, Student Affairs; Chair of Learning and Student Resources Committee
Calvin D. JamisonVice President for Administration, Office of Administration
Kimberly LairdAssociate Vice President and Controller, Office of Budget and Finance; Chair of Financial and Physical Resources and Information Technology Committee
Michele LockhartDirector of Programs and Accreditation, Provost’s Office
Debbie MontgomeryAssociate Library Director, University Library; Vice-Chair of Learning and Student Resources Committee
Catherine ParsoneaultAssistant Dean of Assessment and Clinical Professor, School of Arts and Humanities
Gloria Shenoy Director of Assessment, Office of Assessment
Toni StephensExecutive Director, Internal Audit
M. Beth TolanDirector, Financial Aid, Office of Financial Aid; Vice-Chair of Financial and Physical Resources and Information Technology Committee
Mary Jo VenetisDirector, Provost's Office
Vy TrangAdministrative Associate, Provost’s Office

Steering Committee Agendas

Steering Committee Minutes