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 Title Office/Unit Email Phone Ext. Term Began
Archer Alyssa Instr Librarian Library aarcher2 Ext 6474 2016
Baker Sandra Assoc Director  Academic Assessment  sbaker10 Ext 5783 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
Coughlin  Alice  Asst Dir, Student Activities Operations Student Affairs atcoughli Ext 5332 2013
Cubbison  Laurie Dir, Core Curriculum and Professor, ENGL Core and CHBS lcubbiso Ext 6421 2016
Dickens Teresa Assistant Dir  Career Center  tdickens2 Ext 6087 2016
Lee Eunyoung Asst Professor, SoN CHHS elee7 Ext 7711 2012
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 5614 2014
Roybark Helen Professor, Accounting & Finance COBE hmroybark Ext 5106 2016
Shoemaker Pat Professor, Teacher Education & Leadership  CEHD pshoemak Ext 6556 2016
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