University Senate

Current Senators

Karla Aho - Senator

Karla Aho - Senator

  • Professional Staff - Student Affairs and Advancement C
  • Finance Committee
  • Senate Term Ends 2021
Nora Allred - Senator

Nora Allred - Senator

  • Academic - Library
  • Research Policy Committee
  • Senate Term Ends - 2021
Carlos Amador - Senator

Carlos Amador - Senator

  • Academic - Humanities
  • Academic and Instructional Policy Committee (Chair)
  • Senate Term Ends - 2022

Brian Barkdoll — Senator

  • Academic — Civil and Environmental Engineering
  • Senate Secretary
  • Senate Term Ends — 2020

Anne Beffel — Senator

  • Academic — Senator at Large
  • Elections Committee
  • Senate Term Ends — 2021
Jessica Brassard - Senator

Jessica Brassard - Senator

  • Professional Staff - Research
  • Research Policy Committee
  • Senate Term Ends - 2020
Sean Brown - Senator

Sean Brown - Senator

  • Professional Staff - Student Affairs & Advancement B
  • Professional Staff Policy Committee
  • Senate Term Ends 2021
William Cooke - Senator

William Cooke - Senator

  • Academic - Kinesiology and Integrative Physiology
  • Administrative Policy Committee
  • Senate Term Ends - 2020
Jason Gregersen - Senator

Jason Gregersen - Senator

  • Academic - Mathematical Sciences
  • Academic and Instructional Policy Committee
  • Senate Term Ends - 2021

Jake Guter — Senator

  • Professional Staff — Administration
  • Senate Vice President
  • Senate Term Ends — 2020

Paniz Hazaveh - Alternate

  • Academic - College of Computing
  • Academic and Instructional Policy Committee
  • Senate Term Ends 2022

Patricia Heiden - Senator

  • Academic - Chemistry
  • Fringe Benefits Committee
  • Senate Term Ends 2021
Amy Howard - Senator

Amy Howard - Senator

  • Professional Staff - Senator at Large
  • Curricular Policy Committee
  • Senate Term Ends - 2020

Petra Huentemeyer - Senator

  • Academic - Physics
  • Administrative Policy Committee
  • Senate Term Ends - 2020
Robert Hutchinson - Senator

Robert Hutchinson - Senator

  • Academic - School of Business and Economics
  • Elections Committee (Chair)
  • Senate Term Ends - 2020

Rachel Jones — Senator

  • Professional Staff — Senator at Large
  • Professional Staff Policy
  • Senate Term Ends — 2020

Amber Kemppainen - Senator

  • Academic - Engineering Fundamentals
  • Curricular Policy Committee
  • Senate Term Ends 2020

Charles Kerfoot — Senator

  • Academic — Biological Sciences
  • Research Policy Committee (Chair)
  • Senate Term Ends — 2021
Steve Knudstrup - Senator

Steve Knudstrup - Senator

  • Professional Staff - Technology
  • Professional Staff Policy Committee (Chair)
  • Senate Term Ends 2020
Josh Loar - Senator

Josh Loar - Senator

  • Academic - Visual and Performing Arts
  • Curricular Policy Committee
  • Senate Term Ends 2022
Paul Loomis - Senator

Paul Loomis - Senator

  • Academic - Army/Air Force ROTC
  • Elections Committee
  • Senate Term Ends - 2022
Christopher Middlebrook - Senator

Christopher Middlebrook - Senator

  • Academic - Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • Administrative Policy Committee
  • Senate Term Ends - 2021

Michael Mullins - Senator

  • Academic - Chemical Engineering
  • Senate President
  • Senate Term Ends - 2021

John O'Kane - Senator

  • Academic - Senator at Large
  • Finance Committee
  • Senate Term Ends 2021

Rupak Rajachar — Senator

  • Academic — Biomedical Engineering
  • Curricular Policy Committee
  • Senate Term Ends — 2021

Mark Rudnicki - Senator

  • Academic - School of Forest Resources and Environmental Science
  • Administrative Policy Committee (Chair)
  • Senate Term Ends - 2021
Sam Sweitz - Senator

Sam Sweitz - Senator

  • Academic - Social Sciences
  • Fringe Benefits Committee (Chair)
  • Senate Term Ends - 2020

Radheshyam Tewari — Senator

  • Academic — Mechanical Engineering-Engineering Mechanics
  • Academic and Instructional Policy Committee
  • Senate Term Ends — 2020
Jeff Toorongian — Senator

Jeff Toorongian — Senator

  • Professional Staff — Academic Services A
  • Academic and Instructional Policy Committee
  • Senate Term Ends — 2020

Kevin Trewartha - Senator

  • Academic - Cognitive and Learning Sciences
  • Research Policy Committee
  • Senate Term Ends 2021

Keith Vertanen - Senator

  • Academic - Computer Science
  • Information Technology Committee
  • Senate Term Ends 2022

Marcelino Viera-Ramos - Senator

  • Academic - Senator at Large
  • Finance Policy Committee
  • Senate Term Ends 2020

Greg Waite - Senator

  • Geological and Mining Engineering and Science - Senator
  • Fringe Benefits Committee
  • Senate Term Ends 2022

Yu Wang - Senator

  • Academic - Materials Science & Engineering
  • Information Technology Committee
  • Senate Term Ends 2022