PRESIDENTIAL COMMISSION ON THE STATUS OF WOMEN

Membership of Presidental Commission on the Status of Women

  1. The Presidential Commission on the Status of Women shall be composed of 15 members, drawn from all major constituencies of the university which includes faculty, supportive professional and operating staff, and students. In addition to the 15 members the following five areas will have an appointed representative: Provost's Office, Women's Studies, University Resources for Women, Affirmative Action, and Athletics.

  2. In keeping with Section 15.9 of the Northern Illinois University Bylaws, commission membership will include minority representation. Members shall be appointed by the president from a pool of nominations and volunteers solicited from major university constituencies.  One member shall be selected by the commission members to be the liaison representative to the Affirmative Action and Diversity Resources Committee.

    Non-student members shall be appointed to serve staggered three-year terms. Student members will serve one-year terms and will be eligible for reappointment. Any commission member may remain beyond the three-year commitment if elected to serve as chair for the coming year. Additionally, to preserve continuity, the chair of the previous year may be reappointed.

PRESIDENTIAL COMMISSION ON THE STATUS OF WOMEN

MEMBERSHIP 
2004-2005
2005-2006
2006-2007
2007-2008
Faculty Sally Conklin Sally Conklin    
  Jan Rintala Jan Rintala Jan Rintala  
  Julie Robertson Julie Robertson    
    Randi Wolfe    
  Josephine Umoren Josephine Umoren Josephine Umoren  
  Denise Schoenbachler Denise Schoenbachler Denise Schoenbachler  
  *Barbara Burrell Barbara Burrell Barbara Burrell  
    Regina Rahn Regina Rahn Regina Rahn
    Debbie Smith-Shank Debbie Smith-Shank Debbie Smith-Shank
Supportive Professional Staff Kathy Hotelling Kathy Hotelling Kathy Hotelling  
  Joanne Dempsey      
  Stacie Elder      
Operating Staff   Lorraine Scurti Lorraine Scurti  
  Glenda Jones Glenda Jones    
  Carol Patch Carol Patch    
    Lise Schlosser Lise Schlosser Lise Schlosser
Athletics Stacy Allie Stacy Allie    
University Resources for Women Sharon Howard Sharon Howard    
Women's Studies Amy Levin Amy Levin    
Provost's Office Virginia Cassidy Virginia Cassidy    
Human Resource Services Liaison Deborah Haliczer Deborah Haliczer    
Affirmative Action and Diversity Resources   Karen Baker    
Students Valerie L. Guyant
Lise Schlosser
Natalie Santiago
Lisa Kay
   
                                * Chair