Student Disciplinary Hearing Committee



Appointed By: President

Reports to: Vice President for Student Affairs

Number of Members: 30

Faculty 12

Staff 6

Students 12

Correct as of: August 2017


Purpose: Assists with the resolution of student grievances in the manner prescribed in the code of student conduct.

Appointments. The President makes all appointments and designates a permanent Chair; the University Faculty Senate nominates twelve full-time faculty with alternating two-year terms.  Six administrative staff members are appointed by the President with alternating two-year terms.

The Student Government Association also submits twelve nominees to serve one-year terms expiring at the end of the academic year; students may be assigned to assist with the resolution of matters that do not involve potential violations of the Sexual Misconduct Policy.

Committee Members

Chair (indefinite term)

Wayne Bennett

Faculty Members

Terms expire August 31, 2018

Kristina Vargo, Education
Michael Vaughn, Criminal Justice
Lisa Shen, Newton Gresham Library
Brian Blackburne, Humanities and Social Sciences
Michael Hanson, Newton Gresham Library
Jeremiah Dancy, Humanities and Social Sciences

Terms expire August 31, 2019

Justin Williams, Science & Engineering Technology
Elizabeth Lasley, Education
Zachary Valdes, Newton Gresham Library
Brandy Blasko, Criminal Justice
Debra Hatton, Fine Arts and Mass Communication
Molly Thompson, Newton Gresham Library


Administrative Staff Members

Term expires August 31, 2018

Wayne Bennett, Assistant Director of Residence Life
Eddie Gisemba,  Alcohol and Drug Abuse Initiative/Student Health Center
Krystin Catlin,  Lowman Student Center


Term expires August 31, 2019

Vinessa Mundorff, Career Services
Scott Vaculik, Recreational Sports
James Van Roekel, Lowman Student Center


Student Members

Terms expire May 31, 2018

Rachel Cascia
Chloe Henze
Brienne Sanders
Kayla Franco
Sharon Colocho
Chelsea Page

Xavier Sevilla Dunlap
Allison Faith
Christian Wolford
Kennedy Clay-Howard
Kallie Parker
Colin Bizor





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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