Student Disciplinary Hearing Committee

Appointed By: President

Reports to: Vice President for Student Affairs

Number of Members:  30

Faculty:  12

Staff:  6

Students:  12

Updated:  September 21

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.  Chair serves an indefinite term.

Committee Members


Wayne Bennett, Residence Life


James Van Roekel, Lowman Student Center

Faculty Members

Terms expire August 31, 2022

Rachel Houston, College of Criminal Justice
Patricia Durham, College of Education
Amberly Reynolds, College of Osteopathic Medicine
Kyle Craig-Bogard, College of Arts and Media
Dianna KimNewton Gresham Library

Terms expire August 31, 2023

Christopher Zall, College of Science and Engineering Technology
Kelly Zinn, College of Health Sciences
Stephen Brynildsen, College of Business Administration
Kevin Clifton, College of Arts and Media
Jay T. Davidson, College of Criminal Justice
Kristina Vargo, College of Education

Administrative Staff Members

Term expires August 31, 2022

Katelyn Earp, Residence Life
Mekayla Perkins, Division of Student Affairs
Jordan Chang, Student Activities

Term expires August 31, 2023

Jeff Anderson, The Counseling Center
Ed Chatal, Recreational Sports
Emily Figueroa, Leadership Initiatives
Tabitha Tipton, Lowman Student Center
Rachel Valle, Student Activities

Student Members

Terms expire May 31, 2022

Emily McMillen
Carlos Bailey
DianaLee Enriquez
Makiya Owens
Layauna Bonds
Saranya Srikanth
Nicholas Polk
Joseph Johnson
Carsyn Allen
Courtney Odem
Alexandria Certain
Jared Willis

To Report Errors

All errors in committee listings should be reported in writing to:
Tama Hamrick
Mail: Campus P.O. Box 2394