Executive Council Members - 2022-23

  • Elizabeth Prosek, Chair
  • Rick Kubina,  Chair-Elect
  • Brian Belland,  Past Chair


Department Representatives

Curriculum & Instruction

  • Carmen Vanderhoof  (2021-23)
  • Ravi Koul (2022-24)

Education Policy Studies

  • Kai Schafft (2022-24)
  • DeMarcus Jenkins (2022-24)
Educational Psychology, Counseling & Special Education
  • Cristin Hall (2021-23)
  • Jessica Henry (2022-24)
Learning & Performance Systems
  • Bill Brendel (2021-23)
  • Bill Rothwell (2022-24)


Student Representatives

  • Caroline Clontz, Undergraduate Student Representative, 2022-23 
  • Araya Baker, Graduate Student Representative, 2022-23 


Dean's Representative

  • Gwen Lloyd, Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs




2022 College of Education Elected Positions

Carlo Panlilio
Assistant Professor (July 2021 thru June 2023)

Alternate Ombudsperson

Paul Riccomini

Professor (January 2022 thru July 2024)


Ed Fuller, EPS (2022- 2026) Convenor and Senate Council member

Paul Riccomini, EPCSE (2023)

Jonte Taylor, EPCSE (2024)

Andrea McCloskey, C&I (2025)

Esther Prins, LPS (2022 - 2026)

Jenny Frank, EPSCE (2022-23) alternate serving remainder of vacated seat

Marissa Gillespie, Education Student Senator, UPUA College of Education

First Alternate

Ravinder Koul, EPS (2022 - 2026)



Elizabeth Hughes (2021-23)

Dana Mitra (2022-25);


Cristin Hall (2021-23)

Xiangquan (James) Yao  (2022-25)

Faculty Council Standing Committees

Julia Plummer, Director of Curriculum, CI

Kimberly Powell, Director of Graduate Studies, CI

John Cheslock, Director of Graduate and Undergraduate Studies, EPS

Peggy Van Meter, Director of Graduate and Undergraduate Studies, EPCSE

Heather Zimmerman, Director of Graduate and Undergraduate Studies, LPS

Bill Rothwell, LPS, Faculty Council Representative

Andrea McCloskey, Member of Faculty Senate Committee on Curricular Affairs

Christine McDonald, Equity Team Representative

Rayne Sperling and Gwen Lloyd, Associate Deans -- Dean's Representatives


Joe Valente, CI, Faculty Council Representative

Paul Harris, EPCSE

David Post, EPS

ChanMin Kim, LPS

Rayne Sperling and Gwen Lloyd, Associate Deans -- Dean's Representatives

David McNaughton, EPCSE, Faculty Council Representative

Hyung Joon Yoon, Associate Professor, LPS

Will Diehl, Associate Teaching Professor, LPS

Israa Samarin, Graduate Student

Yu-Ling Chang, Graduate Student

Julian Morales, Director of Operations -- Dean's Representative

Carrara Education Technology Center (CETC) - TBD

Crissy Hall, EPCSE, Faculty Council Representative and Committee Chair

Caroline Clontz, Faculty Council Undergraduate Student Representative

Madeleine Halkowski, Faculty Council Graduate Student Representative

Jenny McCloskey, College Finance Office, Staff Advisory Council Representative 

Katie Wheeler, ISAL, Staff Advisory Council Representative 

Tiffany Nyachae, CI

Gil Conchas, EPS

Rebecca Tarlau, LPS

Janel Fitzgerald, College of Education Office of Operations (ex officio)

Faculty Council Special Committees

David Lee, Professor (EPCSE)  (2021-23) -- Dean's Appointee 

Julia Green Bryan, Professor (EPCSE)  (2021-23) -- Dean's Appointee

Francesca Lopez, Professor, CI (2021-24)

Scott McDonald, Professor, CI (2021-23)

Roy Clariana, Professor (LPS) (2023-25)

ChanMin Kim, Associate Professor (LPS) (2023-25)

Kai Schafft, Professor (EPS) (2023-24)

TBA, LPS (2023-25)
TBA, CI (2023-25)
Kathleen Hill, Associate Teaching Professor, CI (2021-23)
Katie Kostohryz, Associate Teaching Professor, EPCSE (2021-23)
TBA, EPCSE (2023-25)

(Charge to the Task Force)

David Post, EPS, Faculty Council Representative

Carmen Vanderhoof, CI, Faculty Council Representative

Bill Brendel, LPS, Faculty Council Representative

Brian Belland, EPCSE, Faculty Council Chair

Elizabeth Prosek, EPCSE, Faculty Council Chair elect

Julia Bryan, EPCSE, Faculty Council Past Chair

Jess Henry, EPCSE, Associate Teaching Professor

Karen Paulson, EPS, Teaching Professor

Peggy VanMeter, EPCSE, Associate Professor / Director of Undergraduate and Graduate Studies

Julia Plummer, CI, Professor / Director of Curriculum

Heather Zimmerman, LPS, Professor / Director of Undergraduate and Graduate Studies

For more information on committee membership and duties, please see the Faculty Council's Standing Rules of Order