Committees and Teams

"The function of education is to teach one to think intensively and to think critically. Intelligence plus character that is the goal of true education."

-Martin Luther King Jr.

American clergyman, activist and prominent civil rights leader

Self-Study Steering Committee

George Burnett, CEO
Cynthia Guillaume, EdD, Dean, School of Education
Scott Burrus, Vice Provost
Kevin Lustig, VP,Marketing
Heather Frederick, PhD, Dean, School of Behavioral and Health Sciences. Co-Chair, Northcentral University Institutional Self-Study
Chris Lynne, COO/CFO
Clinton Gardner, President and Provost
Lee Smith, Dean, School of Business and Technology Management
Branden Henline, Chair, Marriage and Family Therapy
Eric Stoddard
Vice President, Enrollment and Student Services

Criterion 1: MISSION AND INTEGRITY

Karen Ferguson, PhD, GPHR
Curriculum Director, School of Education
Chair, Criterion 1
Susan Krause, Writing Center Coordinator
Rebecca Singleton, Desktop Systems Engineer, IT

Criterion 2: PREPARING FOR THE FUTURE

Ed Salazar, Director of Library Services
Chair, Criterion 2
Christine Gearhart, Reference Librarian
Alexandra Piacenza, Associate Director
Office of Institutional Effectiveness, Research and Planning
Shannyn Stern, Controller
Benjamin Bartels, System Analyst, IT
Barry Grant, Director of Faculty Excellence

Criterion 3: STUDENT LEARNING AND EFFECTIVE TEACHING

Branden Henline, PhD
Director, Marriage and Family Therapy
Chair, Criterion 3
Melissa Daniels, Assistant Registrar
Eva Mika, PhD
Research Faculty
Renee Aitken, PhD
Faculty Education

Criterion 4: ACQUISITION, DISCOVERY, AND APPLICATION OF KNOWLEDGE

Greg Bradley, PhD
Dean, The Graduate School
Chair, Criterion 4
John Fulginiti, PhD
Graduate School
Cheryl Winsten-Bartlett, PhD
Graduate School

Criterion 5: ENGAGEMENT AND SERVICE

Erin Walsh
Marketing Manager
Chair, Criterion 5
Janine Butler, Student and Staff
Bev Muhammad, PhD
Director of Curriculum Development, SoBTM
Mayra Enriquez, Marketing