Northern Illinois University
  • Dean’s Council
  • Strategic Enrollment Management Committee
  • Resource, Budget, Space Committee
  • Rules, Governance Committee
  • Management Bargaining Team
  • UNIV 101 Redesign Committee
SUNY New Paltz
  • Liberal Education Committee–Co-Chair
  • Advising Task Force
  • Strategic Planning Presidential Ad Hoc Committee
  • Organization Committee Co-Chair
  • Associate Deans Committee
  • Evolutionary Studies Advisory Board
  • Central Committee on Promotion and Discretionary Salary Increases
  • Academic Senate
  • Research, Scholarship, and Creative Activity Advisory Board
  • Undergraduate College Advisory Committee.
  • Middle States Accreditation Subcommittee on the First Year Experience
Bradley University
  • Affirmative Action Committee (chair)
  • Women’s Studies Program Committee


   Association of American Colleges and Universities

  • Team Leader. Northern Illinois University. Institute on High-Impact Practices and Student Success.  “Creative Path to College Success.”  Boston University.  Boston, MA. 2017.
  • Team member. SUNY New Paltz. Institute on Integrative Learning. University of Vermont.  Burlington, VT. 
  • Team member. SUNY New Paltz.  General Education and Assessment Conference.  University of Vermont.  Burlington, VT. 

  Middle States Commission on Higher Education

  • Site visit team member.  8-10 April 2020.
  • Manhattan School of Music. Site visit team member.  9-11 April 2018.
  • Pennsylvania College of Art and Design. Site Visit team member. 7-10 April 2013.

  Academic Program Review

  • East Stroudsberg University. Program Evaluation.  Department of Theatre. 
  • Dutchess County Community College. Program Review.  Department of Theatre. 
  • Hunter College. Site visit.  Lead author of narrative.  April 2006.

  Tenure and Promotion External Evaluator

  • Wheaton College
  • Denison University
  • Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville
  • Miami University of Ohio—Oxford
  • Brooklyn College
  • University of California, Santa Cruz
  • Oklahoma State University
  • Miami University of Ohio—Hamilton
  • University of New Hampshire
  • Cornell University

Professional Membership

  • International Conference of Fine Arts Deans
  • National Council of Arts Administrators
  • Arts Alliance of Research Universities
  • Actors’ Equity Association
  • Screen Actors’ Guild/American Federation of Television and Radio Artists
  • The Association for Theatre in Higher Education
  • American College Theatre Festival
  • Alpha Psi Omega (National Theatre Honorary Society)