President's Advisory Groups

President's Cabinet

  • Brad Johnson, Provost & Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs
  • Melynda Huskey, Vice President for Enrollment and Student Services
  • Joyce Lopes, Vice President for Business & Financial Affairs
  • Donna Gibbs, Vice President for University Relations & Marketing
  • Kim O'Neill, Vice President for University Advancement
  • Vacant, Chief of Staff and Secretary to the Board of Trustees

President’s Advisory Group on Strategic Matters

Composed of leaders from various governance bodies and diverse 'at-large' representatives, the Advisory Group serves as  a venue for shared strategic thinking on the institution's long-term direction and matters of university-wide significance.

Membership:

  • Babafemi Akinrinade, Fairhaven College Faculty
  • Laural Ballew, Executive Director, American Indian/Alaska Native and First Nations Relations & Tribal Liaison
  • Anna Blick, Professional Staff Organization President
  • Brad Johnson, Provost and Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs
  • Paul Dunn, Chief of Staff to the President
  • Glory Busic, Associated Students President
  • Donna Gibbs, Vice President for University Relations and Marketing
  • Brenner Barclay, Associated Students Senate Pro Tempore
  • Cheryl Mathison, PSE Classified Staff Union President
  • Melynda Huskey, Vice President for Enrollment and Student Services; Interim Executive Director, Office of Civil Rights and Title IX Compliance
  • Sislena Ledbetter, Associate Vice President of Counseling, Health and Wellbeing
  • Theresa Warburton, UFWW Faculty Union President
  • Paqui Paredes-Mendez, Dean, College of Humanities and Social Sciences
  • Michael Bisconer, WFSE Classified Staff Union President
  • Joyce Lopes, Vice President for Business and Financial Affairs
  • Shirin Deylami, Faculty Senate President

University Policy and Rules Review Group

The Policy and Rules Review Group is a standing committee that provides institutional review of policy impact statements and final drafts of proposed, full policy documents, and makes recommendations to the President.  Read the UPRRG Charter here.

Membership:

  • Dolapo Akinrinade, University Policy Manager
  • Frances Badgett, Professional Staff Organization Representative
  • Brad Johnson, Provost and Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs
  • David Crook, WFSE/PSE Classified Staff Union Representative
  • Lysa Rivera, Faculty Senate President
  • Vacant, Chief of Staff to the President
  • Kerena Higgins, Assistant Attorney General
  • Melynda Huskey, Vice President for Enrollment and Student Services
  • Associated Students Representative
  • Amy Kozak, Executive Director, Audit and Consulting Services
  • Joyce Lopes, Vice President for Business and Financial Affairs
  • Melissa Nelson, Assistant Attorney General
  • Daniel Records-Galbraith, Director & Title IX/ADA Coordinator
  • Brian Sullivan, Associate Vice President for Finance and Business Services
  • Peter Pihos, UFWW Faculty Union President

President's Sustainability Council

The President's Sustainability Council advises the President, via the Provost and the Vice President for Business and Financial Affairs, on sustainability and resilience at Western Washington University.  The President's Sustainability Council will be the body charged with expressing, upholding, and advancing the institution’s full commitment to sustainability, resilience, and adaptability.

Read the President's Sustainability Council Charter

Membership

President's Sustainability Council membership is representative of all campus units and includes students, faculty, and staff. Nominations and appointments for the Council are currently underway. If you have an interest in serving on the Council please contact your divisional vice president or shared governance representative.