Steering Committee

This committee works to lead the various teams in their efforts to prepare the compliance certificate. It is comprised of members from across the campus community, and provides guidance, resources and support for the work of all the other committees. This committee meets once a semester and reviews the work of other teams and offers recommendations to the groups on improvements, necessary changes in policies and practices.

SACSCOC Steering Committee: 2005 - present

Mark G. McNamee Senior Vice President and Provost, Chair
Earving L. Blythe Vice President for Information Technology
Kristen H. Bush Director for Institutional Research and Effectiveness
Robin Panneton SACS Accreditation Coordinator for Virginia Tech
Karen P. DePauw Vice President and Dean for Graduate Education
Michael J. Ellerbrock Professor for Agriculture and Applied Economics
Dixon B. Hanna Associate Provost for Academic Planning, Resources and Space
Lawrence G. Hincker Associate Vice President for University Relations
Kim T. O'Rourke Chief of Staff and Secretary for the Board of Visitors
Hardus Odendaal President for the Faculty Senate
Sue H. Ott Rowlands Dean for the College of Liberal Arts and Human Sciences
Dwight Shelton Vice President for Finance and Chief Financial Officer
Richard E. Sorensen Dean for Pamplin College of Business
Edward F. D. Spencer Vice President for Student Affairs
Thomas L. Tucker President for the Staff Senate (ex officio)
Terry M. Wildman Assistant Provost for Faculty Development and Assessment
Lisa J. Wilkes Assistant Vice President for Administrative Services
Thomas W. Wilkinson Associate Vice President for Distance Learning and Summer Sessions
Daniel A. Wubah Vice President and Dean for Undergraduate Education
Current student Graduate Representative to the Board of Visitors (ex officio)
Current student Undergraduate Representative to the Board of Visitors (ex officio)