Ring Committee

Appointed by: President

Reports to: Vice President for Student Affairs

Number of Members: 21

Faculty 2

Staff 16

Student 2

Ex-Officio 1

Correct as of: August 2020

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

Member 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, Associate VP, Alumni Relations
Brandon Cooper, Director, Student Activities

Staff Members

Justin Ball, Chair, Staff Council
TBD, Vehicle Fleet Manager
Ed Chatal, Associate Director of Facilities for Rec Sports
Debbie Nichols, Assistant to the VP for Student Affairs
Charles Hensons, Director of Creative Services, SHSU Online
Hollie Garza, Alumni Association Event Coordinator
Amanda Coleman, Assistant Director, Marketing
Cody Holmes, Military Science
Charlene McWilliams, Director, University Events
Julie Hlozek, Disability Services
Kevin Morris, Director, Public Safety Services
Stephanie Knific, Director, Marketing & Communications
Megan Buro, Marketing Manager, Sam Houston Memorial Museum
Evan Anderson, Interim Director, Landscape and Campus Services

Faculty Representatives

Lee Miller, Chair, Faculty Senate
Melinda Miller, Education

Student Representative

Marsalis Johnson, Homecoming King
Bria Ferrier,
Homecoming Queen


Scott McCarley, President Elect, Alumni Board of Directors

To Report Errors

All errors in committee listings should be reported in writing to:
Heather Adams
Mail: Campus P.O. Box 2394
Email: heatheradams@shsu.edu