UAA 2025 Team

Tri-chairs:

Christi Bell
Associate Vice Provost and Executive Director, BEI
cabell2@alaska.edu

LuAnn Piccard
Project Management Dept. Chair, Assoc Professor
lpiccard2@alaska.edu

Joel Potter
Assistant Professor
jmpotter3@alaska.edu

Steering Committee:

Andre Thorn
Director, Multicultural Center
Alaska Natives and Diversity


Ben Shier
Interim Chief Information Officer/Associate Vice Chancellor, Information Technology Services
Administrative Services


Brooke Hansen (USUAA VP)
Vice President, USUAA Student Government
Governance


Cheryl Williams
Student Rep, BSA
Students and Alumni


Claudia Lampman
Dean and Vice Provost, Honors College, Student Success
Academic Affairs


Craig Mead
Asst Director of Admissions, Enrollment Services
Student Affairs


Dawn Humenik
Administrative Assistant, Student Life & Leadership
Student Affairs


Erik Carlson
Metadata Services Librarian/Assistant Professor, Technical Services
Academic Affairs


Erin Holmes
Associate Vice Provost, Institutional Research
Academic Affairs


Greg Myford
Director, Athletics
Administrative Services


Jeff Earle
Chief of Police, UPD
Administrative Services


Jennifer Booz
Chief Diversity Officer, Diversity
Diversity


Jim Murphy
Professor, Economics & Public Policy
Academic Affairs


John Moore
Research Laboratory Manager, College of Arts & Sciences
Governance


John Zetterman
Interim Director, Infrastructure Services
Administrative Services


Kendra Sticka
Director of Student Success, College of Health
Academic Affairs


Khrystyne Duddleston
Professor, Department of Biological Sciences
Academic Affairs


Kirstin Olmstead
Public Relations & Marketing Manager, University Advancement
Advancement


Larry Foster
Professor of Mathematics, Department of Mathematics & Statistics
Academic Affairs


Maria Williams
Associate Professor, Alaska Native Studies
Governance


Megan Olson
Vice Chancellor, University Advancement
Advancement


Ryan Buchholdt
Director, Facilities & Campus Services
Administrative Services


Ryan Swartwood
, Athletics
Administrative Services


Scott Downing
Assistant Professor of English, Kenai Peninsula College
Community Campuses


Sherri Larue
Associate Professor, Division of Aviation Technology
Academic Affairs


Stacey Lucason
Alumni Rep, Past Student Regent
Students and Alumni


Susan Kalina
Vice Provost, Academic Affairs
Academic Affairs


Tamika Dowdy
Program Coordinator, Alaska Middle College
Governance


Terry Nelson
Associate Dean,
Academic Affairs


Tim Jester
Associate Professor, Elementary Education
Academic Affairs


Whitney Brown
Interim Director, Career Exploration & Services
Student Affairs