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Board of Trustees

Committees

Executive Committee

The Executive Committee possesses and exercises all the powers of the full Board in emergencies.  The Executive Committee also has the responsibility to evaluate the President on an annual basis in accordance with the State agency head performance appraisal process.  The Executive Committee provides general oversight for all matters related to long-range planning for the University, facilities planning, and personnel matters.

  • Ms. Kathy Bigham, Board Chair

  • Mr. Karl Folkens, Board Vice-Chair, Chair of the Committee on Enrollment and Retention

  • Mr. Tim Hopkins, Chair of the Committee on Institutional Advancement & Development

  • Mr. Glenn McCall, Chair of the Committee on Finance

  • Ms. Janet Smalley, Chair of Committee on Compensation

  • Dr. Sue Smith-Rex, Chair of the Committee on Academic Quality

  • Mr. Scott Talley, Chair of the Committee on Student Life & Athletics


Committee on Academic Quality

The Academic Quality Committee provides general oversight for matters related to the quality of academic program, academic program proposals, academic program reviews, curricular matters, accreditation matters, student records and library services.

Chair
Dr. Sue Smith-Rex

Members
Ms. Donna Glenn Holley
Ms. Janet Smalley
Dr. Cindy Van Buren
Ms. Ashlye Wilkerson
Dr. John Bird, Faculty Representative

Staff
Dr. Debra Boyd, Acting President, Provost, & Vice President, Academic Affairs

Committee on Finance 

The Finance Committee provides general oversight of the finances and facilities of the University, acts as the Audit Committee and reviews the annual audit of the University.

Chair
Mr. Glenn McCall

Members
Mr. Karl Folkens
Mr. Randy Imler
Mr. Tim Sease
Mr. Scott Talley
Ms. Kathy Bigham, Ex Officio

Staff
Mr. J.P. McKee, Vice President, Finance and Business

Committee on Student Life and Athletics

The Committee on Student Life and Athletics provides general oversight for matters related to student life, campus safety and security and provide general oversight for matters related to a sound intercollegiate athletic program in conformity with University regulations, Board policies, and the regulations and policies of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA).

Chair
Mr. Scott Talley

Members
Dr. Jane LaRoche
Mr. Don Long
Mr. Scott Middleton
Mr. Tim Sease
Mr. Ian Deas, Student Representative

Staff
Dr. Frank Ardaiolo, Vice President, Student Life
Mr. Thomas Hickman, Athletics Director

Committee on Institutional Advancement and Development

The Committee on Institutional Advancement and Development provides general oversight for matters related to student recruitment and marketing; alumni affairs and the encouragement of private support and institutional fundraising for Winthrop University.

Chair
Mr. Tim Hopkins

Members
Dr. Jane LaRoche
Mr. Don Long
Mr. Scott Middleton

Staff
Dr. Danny Nicholson, Vice President for Institutional Advancement

Committee on Enrollment and Retention
The Committee on Enrollment and Retention provides general oversight for matters related to enrollment management and student retention, graduation and related support.

Chair
Mr. Karl Folkens

Members
Mr. Tim Hopkins
Mr. Randy Imler
Dr. Cindy Van Buren
Ms. Ashlye Wilkerson

Staff
Mr. Eduardo Prieto, Vice President for Access & Enrollment Management

Committee on Compensation

The Committee on Compensation is responsible to report and recommend to the Board of Trustees on matters pertaining to changes to the executive compensation philosophy and strategy. The committee reviews compensation of the President and, upon recommendation of the President, the compensation of executive officers; and such other senior academic and administrative officers as the Committee shall designate. In addition, it reviews any extraordinary salary and payment arrangements for University employees. The Committee periodically reviews such other aspects of the University’s compensation policy as the committee shall elect.

Chair
Ms. Janet Smalley

Members
Ms. Donna Glenn Holley
Mr. Glenn McCall
Dr. Sue Smith-Rex
Dr. John Bird, Faculty Representative

Staff
Ms. Lisa Cowart, Associate Vice President, Human Resources