Steering Committee Directory

The Scholar-Citizen Steering Committee Members act as program officers for various aspects of the initiative.  For your initial questions, please contact the Steering Committee member listed under the relevant area(s) below.  For all other questions, please contact the SCI Office ( or the SCI Director (

For questions regarding: 


Course Proposals

Co-Curricular Proposals

Student Programs (SC Fellows, Undergraduate Research and the Scholar-Citizens in Action Program)


Faculty Development


Last Name

First Name




Phone Ext.

Term Began

  Arthur Craig Instr Librarian Library carthur10 Ext 6474 2013
  Baker Sandra Assoc Director  Academic Assessment  sbaker10 Ext 5 2013
  Barris Roann Assoc Professor & Chair, Art CVPA rbarris Ext 6001 2012
  Blevins Samantha Eportfolio Educational Technologist CITL sblevins  Ext. 6577 2013
  Casteele Karen Special Projects Manager University Relations kcasteel Ext 6255 2013
  Cole Brooklyn Asst Professor, Management COBE Ext 5384 2014
  Coughlin  Alice  Asst Dir, Student Activities Operations Student Affairs atcoughli Ext 5332 2013
  Eckenrod-Green Wendy  Asst Professor, STEL CEHD weckenrodg Ext 5835 2013
  Ledna Timothy Asst Dir, Residental Edu Housing and Residental Life tledna Ext 6608 2015
  Lee Eunyoung Asst Professor, SoN CHHD elee7 Ext 7711 2012
  Lyman Beth
Assoc Professor, Sociology CHBS elyman Ext 6605 2015
  O’Brien Sara Asst Professor, Biology CSAT sobrien3 Ext 6431 2013
  Phillips Connie Dir. Academic Budgets & Admin. Academic Affairs cphillip Ext 5452 2013
  Ren Michele Asst Professor, English
CHBS mren2 Ext  
  Tan Paige Chair Department of Political Science etan3 Ext 6602 2015
  Taylor Ellen Director Career Services and Community Engagement  eltaylor  Ext 5771 2013
  Townsend Crasha Director Center for Diversity and Inclusion ctownsend3 Ext 5765 2015
  Trageser Susan Assoc Dean of Students Student Affairs  strageser Ext 6259 2012
  Vernon Laura Asst Professor,
CHBS lvernon Ext 5365 2015