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: September 2018


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

Member Appointments. The President makes all appointments. The University Faculty Senate nominates twelve full-time faculty with alternating two-year terms ending August 31.  Six administrative staff members are appointed by the President with alternating two-year terms ending August 31. The Student Government Association also submits twelve nominees to serve one-year terms expiring at the end of the academic year (May 31); students may be assigned to assist with the resolution of matters that do not involve potential violations of the Sexual Misconduct Policy.

Chair Appointment. The President designates a permanent chair.

Committee Members

Chair (indefinite term)

Wayne Bennett

Faculty Members

Terms expire August 31, 2020

Helen Berg, Education
James Bexley, Business Administration
Lisa Shen, Newton Gresham Library
Brittany Hayes Tsygansky, Criminal Justice
Michael Vaughn, Criminal Justice
Leamon Bazil, 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, 2020

Megan Richardson, Health Services/Health Promotions
Zachary Taylor,  Residence Life
Rachel Valle,  Student Activities

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, 2019

Maria de Valle
Jeremiah Matthews
Ka'Darius Ross
Caroline Wakefield
Aysiah Garza
Katelyn Allen

Samantha Anderson
Berlin Clemens
Destiny Caldwell
David Eller
Alexus Hardy
Ilexus Williams





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