University Senate

The Senate to bring into close working relationship spokespersons representing the major interest segments of the University Assembly along with a representative of the Student Association. It is also charged with promoting and encouraging an intelligent understanding of the challenges of the university; fostering a spirit of mutual esteem and cooperation among individuals and schools/departments; and ensuring the university is a competent, progressive, and vital force in the development of mature Christian men and women.

University Senate Membership

Lisa Clark Diller: Chair
Pamela Harris: Chair-Elect
Bob Gadd: Past Chair

District 1:

Cindy Johnson (16)
Holly Gadd (15)
Mioara Diaconu (16)

District 2:

Laurie Stankavich (15)
Ben McArthur (15), Parliamentarian
David George (15)

District 3:

John Beckett (15)
Ron Johnson (15)
Loren Barnhurst (16)

District 4:

Julie Hyde (15)
Lorraine Ball (16)
Deyse Bravo (16)

District 5:

John McCoy (15)
Mike Boyd (16)
Donn Leathermann (15)

District 6:

Doru Mihaescu (15)
Stephanie Sheehan (16)
Josh Rhodes (16)
Gary Sewell (16)
Laurie Gauthier (16)
TBD (16)

Ex Officio:

Gordon Bietz
Bob Young
Tom Verrill
Dennis Negron
Andrew Ashley


5 Appointed members:

Lisa Diller – chair
Bob Gadd – past chair
Kathy Goddard – at large, secretary (2013)
Eric Schoonard – at large (2013)
John Youngberg – at large (2014)

10 Senate Members (Term ending 2015)

Lorraine Ball
Jaclyn Huse
Linda Crumley
Kathy Goddard
Michael Liedke
David Olson
Amanda Jehle
Jodi Ruf
Samson Chama
Adam Heck

10 Senate Members (Term ending 2016)

Melissa Tortal
John Nixon
Ray Carson
Lisa Diller
Adrienne Royo
Tina Smith
Randi Buhl
Cheryl Des Jarlais
Richard Halterman
Bonnie Freeland