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Teams, Councils, & Committees

 Committee/Teams

 

Purpose: To review and revise annually, as needed, the focus and purpose statements in the three main plan areas: Academic, Student, and People.

Academic:

  • Melinda Allen (Chair)
  • Trent Pool
  • Jillisa Hawk
  • Haley Humble (student)
  • Dr. Carey Castle, ad hoc

Student:

  • Mandy Davis
  • Larry Abbott
  • Crystal Melton
  • Mary Gajos (student)
  • Andrew Wiley

People:

  • Dr. Bruce Gover (Chair)
  • Melissa Adams 
  • Matthew Jones
  • Elaine Wilson
  • Jill Lawson
  • Allyssa Jones (student)

Purpose: To promote excellence within their own academic experience, to provide increased workability and collaborative partnerships, to develop future leaders, and to further the feasibility of Student Government, through which students may express themselves academically and artistically.

Members:

  • AJ Tompkins, President
  • Open, Vice President
  • Open, Secretary/Treasurer
  • Open, Casey Delegate
  • Open, Clinton Delegate
  • Open, Laurel Delegate
  • Open, McCreary Delegate
  • Payton Zulager, Russell Delegate
  • Eli Parker, Somerset Delegate
  • Bradley Godbey, Somerset Delegate
  • Tracy Casada, VP of Student Affairs
  • Jeff Brickley, SGA Faculty/Staff Advisor

Purpose: To host a conference in honor of the work of Harriette Simpson Arnow, a writer raised in our service area whose work has made important contributions to American, Appalachian, and Kentucky literature with the goal of supporting the humanities curriculum; providing professional development for those working in humanities and social sciences; and providing cultural, economic, and academic development in our community through an opportunity for lifelong learning.

Members: 

  • Martin Smith, Co-Chair
  • James Taylor, Co-Chair
  • Jeff Harris
  • Erin Johnson
  • Ron Mace
  • Amie Slevin
  • Martin Smith
  • James Taylor
  • Sharon Whitehead
  • Elaine Wilson

Purpose: To use a set of standards for a faculty-to-faculty peer review process for reviewing and improving the design of online and blended courses.

Members:

  • Dr. DeAnna Proctor, Chair
  • Michael Bloomingburg
  • Aaron Bradley
  • Angie Broyles
  • Eric Deaton
  • Billie Duvall
  • Dr. Michael Goleman
  • Kelly Johnson
  • Erin Stephens
  • Nikkie Ware
  • Deb House
  • Rob Spencer
  • Melissa Dalton

Purpose: To provide college-wide leadership and guidance for grants from public and private funding entities that enhance and expand activities that advance the missions and goals of SCC.

Members:

  • Elaine Kohrman, Chair
  • Alyce Grover
  • Amanda Hayes
  • Billie Duvall
  • Dr. Bruce Gover
  • Carol Calcaterra
  • Dr. Cecilia Ramilo
  • Chris Hall
  • Cindy Clouse
  • Elaine Wilson
  • Eric Harris
  • Evetta Thompson
  • Gail Stringer
  • Matthew Jones
  • Melissa Adams
  • Melissa Dalton
  • Richard Matika
  • Angela Swim
  • Natalie Winstead
  • Mary Taylor Huntsman

Members:

  • Dr. Amanda Waterstrat, Chair
  • Johnna Atkinson-Bigelow
  • Sarah Modgling

Purpose: To solicit nominations from faculty and staff and applications from students in cooperation
with Student Affairs; to review and rank local student applications using PTK scholarship eligibility
criteria.

Members:

  • Dr. Amanda Waterstrat, Chair
  • Johnna Atkinson-Bigelow
  • Tracy Casada
  • Debra House
  • Amanda Humble
  • Kathy Lewis
  • Sarah Modgling
  • Melissa Winstead

Purpose: To develop and review the honors program calendar and policies; carry out evaluation, review and planning; share information about the honors program within their respective departments/areas; review student applications; and select the annual cohort of SCC honors students from the applicant pool.

Members:

  • Dr. Amanda Waterstrat
  • Julie Howe
  • Kimberly Land
  • Amanda Horn
  • Alyce Grover
  • Kathy Lewis
  • David Coffey
  • Melissa Dalton

Purpose: To provide an infrastructure consisting of College Personnel, Superintendents, Principals, Counselors and Instructors who meet once a year to discuss the status of the program and to provide needed input to make the Dual Credit Program stronger.  By incorporating members from the various stakeholders, the process of continuing to build the program becomes a team effort with a clear vision of expectations.

Members:

  • Judith Tallent, Chair
  • Kyle Lively
  • Michael Ford
  • Sharon Ross-Privett
  • John Kinnett
  • Teresa Reed
  • William Dooley
  • Billie Frye
  • Robin Rixon
  • Carol Calcaterra Carol
  • Chris Hall
  • Kevin Bradford
  • Nancy Powell
  • Jon Burlew
  • Tracy Casada
  • Dr. Clint Hayes
  • Dr. Carey Castle
  • Angie Jarvis
  • Lonzo Moore
  • Ken Dearborn

Purpose: To increase awareness of our responsibility to care for the Earth and its many resources.

Members:

  • Kelly Johnson, Co-Chair
  • Shawn Stratmann, Co-Chair
  • Bruce Nicely
  • Carol Calcaterra
  • Dr. Cecilia Ramilo
  • Dana Coffey
  • Dionne Hicks
  • Donnia Sharpe
  • Elaine Wilson 
  • Eric Harris
  • Evetta Thompson
  • Gene Johnson 
  • Jeff Abner
  • Jeff Brickley
  • Kathy Patscheck
  • Kenny Estep
  • Matthew Rodriguez
  • Melissa Adams
  • Nikki Ware
  • Catherine Tackett
  • Rebecca Thurman
  • Stuart Simpson
  • Ky Gammage
  • Tammy Woodall
  • Zhiming Xia

Purpose: To increase student awareness and provide services to assist students with career exploration and employment services.

Members:

  • Melissa Winstead, Chair
  • Sean Ayers
  • Holly Bowers
  • Pam Bridgman
  • Angie Broyles
  • Louie Childers
  • Donnia Sharpe
  • Karl Watson

Purpose: To identify viable candidates based on set criteria and through a selective process, choose students who will meet the needs of the college and represent SCC in a positive and professional manner.

Members:

  • Melissa Winstead
  • Jeff Brickley
  • Carol Calcaterra
  • Louie Childers
  • Sy Gammage
  • Meghan Hacker
  • Natalie Winstead

Purpose: To review, identify, and propose ways in which the student newspaper can be more beneficial to the campuses of SCC.

Members: 

  • Jeff Harris, Chair
  • Stuart Simpson, Leadership Team Liason
  • Cindy Burton
  • Richard Matika
  • Marci Randall
  • Emily Shafer
  • Erin Stephens
  • Donna Eastham
  • Alyce Grover
  • Dionne Hicks
  • Ron Mace

Purpose: To plan the annual commencement ceremony.

Members: 

  • Tracy Casada, Chair
  • Angie Broyles
  • Billie Duvall
  • Carol Calcaterra
  • Catherine Tackett
  • Dr. Cecilia Ramilo
  • Cindy Burton
  • Crystal Melton
  • Debra Elam
  • Elaine Kohrman
  • Eric Wooldridge
  • Gene Johnson
  • Hallie Ingle
  • Jeff Abner
  • Kenny Estep
  • Linda Alsip
  • Melinda Brinson
  • Natalie Winstead
  • Parker Tucker
  • Roger Stanton
  • Ruth Martin
  • Sara Tucker
  • Steve Tucker
  • Holly Bowers
  • Tina Meier
  • Marsha Phelps
  • Jami Evans
  • Paula Latham
  • Melissa Chmura
  • Irene Larason
  • Travis McQueen

Purpose:  To serve as an advocacy and decision-making body to steer the implementation of the QEP.

Members:

  • Catherine Tackett, Chair
  • Kimberly Land
  • Jennifer Owens
  • Mandy Davis
  • Kim Cleberg
  • Jami Evans
  • Kim Toby
  • Jill Lawson

Purpose: To serve as oversight and planning of the QEP Appreciative Student Engagement elements.

Members:

  • Aaron Bradley
  • Angela Swim
  • Catherine Tackett
  • Cindy Burton
  • Dr. Bruce Gover
  • James Taylor
  • Kathy Howard
  • Meghan Hacker
  • Roxanne Roberts
  • Sy Gammage
  • Katie Bertram

Purpose: To develop, review, and recommend adjustments to the core of FYE 100 course to meet QEP goals and learning outcomes.

Members:

  • Dr. DeAnna Proctor, Chair
  • Kim Toby
  • Kim Cleberg
  • Catherine Tackett
  • Jeff Abner
  • Nikki Ware
  • Kelly Johnson
  • George Martinez

Purpose: A support service led by faculty and staff to identify and provide resources and training through various events and activities hosted by the TLC.

Members:

  • Dr. Chris Phillips, Chair
  • Dr. Bruce Gover
  • Dr. DeAnna Proctor
  • Sy Gammage
  • Nick Tomlinson
  • Stuart Simpson
  • David Coffey
  • Travis McQueen
  • James Taylor
  • George Martinez
  • Alyce Grover
  • Kelly Johnson
  • Debra House
  • Sandra Standish
  • Erin Stephens
  • Catherine Tackett

Purpose: To mentor and guide faculty seeking promotion; to review and evaluate the portfolios of faculty seeking promotion; and to submit formal recommendations to the college president/ceo concerning faculty promotion in rank.  

Members:

  • Amanda Morris, Co-Chair
  • Cindy Burton, Co-Chair
  • Dr. Chris Phillips
  • Stuart Simpson
  • Dionne Hicks
  • Kara Naugle
  • Michael Bloomingburg
  • Dr. Amanda Waterstrat
  • Kelly Johnson
  • Dr. Steve Hammons
  • Jennifer Wilson
  • Lorna Huffaker
  • Nick Tomlinson
  • Curtis Cash
  • Carol Calcaterra
  • Melinda Allen
  • Nikki Ware
  • Kim Toby
  • Ricky Harris
  • James Taylor
  • Devin Phelps

UNITED (Understanding. Nurturing. Inclusiveness. Togetherness. Equity. Diversity.)

Purpose: To promote inclusion across all areas of the College and support the College’s commitment to cultural diversity; to advise College leadership in all areas in the design of policies, practices, and programs promoting inclusion and support cultural diversity.

Members: 

  • Elaine Wilson, Chair
  • Melissa Adams
  • Melinda Allen
  • Daniel Bradley
  • Cyntha Brown
  • Carol Calcaterra
  • Dr. Carey Castle
  • Crystal Cox
  • Doyle Decker
  • Michael Goleman
  • Dionne Hicks
  • Kathy Townsend
  • Katie Linville-Meece
  • Ron Mace
  • George Martinez
  • Dr. Ron Meade
  • Ed Nazario
  • Nechalae Williams
  • Jennifer Owens
  • Cecilia Ramilo
  • Marci Randall
  • James Taylor
  • Wanda Dodson
  • Noel Williams
  • Natalie Winstead
  • Zhiming Xia

Purpose: Recommend to the Chief of Operations items pertaining to safety on all campuses needing to be addressed and recommendations for energy conservation, when applicable.

Members: 

  • Nancy Powell
  • Shawn Stratmann
  • Larry Abbott
  • Denver Barrett
  • Michael Barrett
  • Jeff Brickley
  • Danny Compton
  • Dennis Dick
  • Debra Elam
  • Kenny Estep
  • Samantha Feldman
  • Belinda Gadd
  • Charles Greene
  • Paul Hall
  • Doug Hampton
  • Jillisa Hawk
  • Kevin Minton
  • Dr. Cecilia Ramilo
  • John Roberts
  • Timothy Roy
  • Billie Shelton
  • Jerry Streeval
  • Ron Sumpter
  • Stephen Thomas
  • Steve Tucker
  • Ralph Vanover
  • Sherry Warren
  • Tandy Withers
  • Zhiming Xia
  • Daymond Byrd
  • Christine Johnson
  • Matthew Konradt
  • Donald Manning
  • Charles Miller
  • Gary Perry
  • Tim Smith
  • Roger Stanton

Members:

  • Aaron Bradley
  • Amanda Morris
  • Brandy Brock
  • Carol Calcaterra
  • Cindy Clouse
  • Dr. Amanda Waterstrat
  • Dr. Scott McClendon
  • Emily Shafer
  • Gary Hedrick
  • Kelly Barnes
  • Melinda Allen
  • Michael Bloomingburg
  • Ron Mace
  • Dr. Ron Meade
  • Sarah Modgling
  • Stuart Simpson
  • Tracy Casada

Purpose: To support and enhance academic and non-academic student activities which enhance student life at SCC.

Members: 

  • Adam Farmer
  • Amanda Humble
  • Dana Muse
  • Kenny Estep
  • Parker Tucker
  • Roxanne Roberts
  • Jillisa Hawk
  • Carla Rose
  • Dena Fugate
  • Nicole New
  • Amanda Hayes
  • Jill Lawson
  • Cindy Byrd
  • Tawshiana Beggan
  • Suzanna Powell

Purpose: Representation from each sector: staff, faculty (each division), student population, and a community member. PD and events are held each semester to promote excellence in teaching and learning and to provide venues for communication between groups. The team strives to provide a diverse variety of books from as many genres as possible, to include all college and community members.

Members: 

  • Amie Slevin, Co-Chair
  • Josh Jones, Co-Chair
  • Dionne Hicks
  • Dr. Michael Goleman
  • Elaine Kohrman
  • Marci Randall
  • James Taylor
  • Kim Toby
  • Elaine Wilson
  • Josh Jones
  • Ron Mace

Members:

  • Jacob Held
  • Melinda Allen
  • Cindy Brown
  • Cindy Burton
  • Curtis Cash
  • Veronica DeBord
  • Dr. Michael Goleman
  • Matthew Jones
  • Kelly Johnson
  • Amanda Morris
  • Kathy Patscheck
  • Amanda Smith
  • Nikki Ware
  • Melissa Winstead 

Members:

  • Dr. Carey Castle
  • Dr. Clint Hayes
  • Jill Meece
  • Cindy Clouse
  • Kara Naugle
  • Tracy Casada
  • Dr. Bruce Gover
  • Larry Abbott
  • Alesa Johnson

Purpose: To present, assess, and debate institutional policy/ procedure, initiatives, planning, and direction related to the college as a whole. The recommendations of the Leadership Council do not supersede decisions or the level of authority established by KCTCS, state, or federal regulations, policy, or statutes.

Members:

  • Dr. Carey Castle
  • Dr. Clint Hayes
  • Cindy Clouse
  • AJ Tompkins
  • Brad Godbey
  • Angela Broyles
  • Teresa Hinkle
  • Devin Phelps
  • Parker Tucker
  • Carla Rose
  • Elaine Kohrman
  • Elaine Wilson

Purpose: will provide a mechanism for communication across the college and a forum for directors/managers to identify and discuss common issues.

Members:

  • Jon Burlew, Dean of Arts & Sciences, Parliamentarian
  • Amanda Humble, Manager of Advancement, Recorder
  • Elaine Kohrman, Director of Grants/Contracts, Chair
  • Cynthia McGaha, Director of SkillsUSA, Vice Chair
  • Elaine Wilson, Director of Equity and Inclusion, Representative to Leadership Council

Purpose: To represent the Staff on the SCC Leadership Council; to promote communication and foster a spirit of unity and cooperation; to serve as the organizational body for staff employees to act in an advisory capacity to the College administration and governance structure and provide input into the decision-making process on issues affecting staff and the College.

Members: 

  • Parker Tucker, Student Affairs Assistant II, Chair
  • Dionne Hicks, Senior Administrative Assistant, Vice Chair
  • Meghan Tucker, Adult Education Specialist II, Parliamentarian
  • Krista Atwood, University Center Administrative Assistant II, Secretary
  • Kimberly Greene, Human Resources Specialist, Somerset Representative
  • Meghan Hacker, Student Affairs Assistant II, Laurel Representative
  • Maria Hill, Adult Education Data & Assessment Specialist, Center Representative
  • Carla Rose, College Counselor, Leadership Council Representative

Purpose: To represent the Faculty on the SCC Leadership Council; to be a forum for free and open debate and faculty deliberation regarding any and all issues, including educational policies, affecting the College.

2021 – 2022 Faculty Officers

  • Angela Broyles, Associate Professor, Chair
  • Lynn Shearer, Professor, Vice-Chair
  • Amie Slevin, Instructor, Secretary
  • James Taylor, Associate Professor, Parliamentarian
  • Kelly Barnes, Associate Professor, Senator
  • Michael Bloomingburg, Associate Professor, Senator
  • Aaron Bradley, Associate Professor, Senator
  • Carol Calcaterra, Associate Professor, Senator
  • Scott McClendon, Associate Professor, Senator
  • Carol Price, Associate Professor, Senator
  • Nikki Ware, Associate Professor, Senator
  • Kelly Johnson, Associate Professor, Faculty Representative to the SCC Board of Directors
  • Jillisa Hawk, Assistant Professor, Faculty Representative to the Lake Cumberland Performing Arts Board
  • Devin Phelps, Associate/Library II, Faculty At-Large Representative to Leadership Council
  • Craylon Mills, Associate Professor, College Appeals Board
  • George Martinez, Professor, College Appeals Board
  • Carol Calcaterra, Associate Professor, College Appeals Board