Ring Committee

Appointed by: President

Reports to: Vice President for Student Services

Number of Members: 22

Faculty 2

Staff 17

Student 2

Ex-Officio 1

Correct as of: August 2015

Purpose. To organize the University Ring Ceremony, co-sponsored by the Vice President for Student Services office and the SHSU Alumni Association. This is a working committee that coordinates, implements and promotes the Official University Ring Ceremony held annually.

Appointments. The President makes all appointments. These appointments are made by virtue of position. The committee shall consist of the following members:

Committee Members


Charlie Vienne,    Director, Alumni Relations
Debbie Nichols,    Assistant to the VP for Student Services

Staff Members

Christopher Arcos,    Chair Elect, Staff Council
George Bounds,    Vehicle Fleet Manager
Ed Chatal,   Associate Director of Facilities for Rec Sports
Brandon Cooper,    Associate Director, Student Activities
Charles Henson,    Video Production Manager, SHSU Online
Casey Hughes,    Alumni Association Event Coordinator
Steven Keating,    Assistant Director, Marketing
Rob McCormick,    Military Science
Charlene McWilliams,    Director, University Events
Dena Miller,    Staff Assistant III, Counseling Center
Kevin Morris,    Director, Public Safety Services
Bruce O'Neal,    Director, Marketing & Communications
Casey Roon,   Curator of Exhibits, Sam Houston Memorial Museum
Angie Taylor,    Interim Executive Director, Campus Activities/Leadership Initiatives
Sam Walker,    University Warehouse/Receiving Manager

Faculty Representatives

Lisa Shen,    Chair, Faculty Senate
Melinda Miller,    Education

Student Representative

Rick Barber, Homecoming King
Cara Goetz,
Homecoming Queen


Ray Burgess,    President Elect, Alumni Board of Directors

To Report Errors

All errors in committee listings should be reported in writing to:
JoLynne Wharton
Mail: Campus P.O. Box 2478
Email: jew036@shsu.edu

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