Office of the Provost

Committee Membership List 2016-2017


  • Laurie Kirsch, Vice Provost for Faculty Affairs, Development, and Diversity, Office of the Provost
  • Pam Connelly, Vice Chancellor for Diversity and Inclusion, Office of the Chancellor


  • Tia-Lynn Ashman, Professor, Department of Biological Sciences, Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences
  • Sheila Corrall, Professor, School of Information Sciences
  • Sabina Deitrick, Associate Professor, Graduate School of Public and International Affairs
  • Daniela Donno, Associate Professor, Department of Political Science, Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences
  • Deborah Galson, Associate Professor, Division of Hematology/Oncology, School of Medicine
  • Jacqueline Horrall, Vice President for Academic Affairs, University of Pittsburgh at Greensburg
  • Nancy Niemczyk, Assistant Professor, Department of Health Promotion and Development, School of Nursing
  • Anitha Potluri, Associate Professor and Director, OMF Radiology Division, Department of Diagnostic Sciences, School of Dental Medicine
  • Judith C. Yang, Nickolas A. DeCecco Professor, Department of Chemical and Petroleum Engineering, Swanson School of Engineering


  • Cynthia Caldwell, Charitable Relationship Manager, Planned Giving, Institutional Advancement
  • Chris Kush, Director of Operations, Center for Executive Education, Katz Graduate School of Business
  • Tenecia Ross, Labor Relations Specialist, Employee/Labor Relations, Office of Human Resources
  • Lori Smith, Student Affairs Manager and Program Administrator, Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health


  • Breana Barrera, Regional Campus Representative
  • Khadija-Awa Diop, National Pan-Hellenic Council
  • Natalie Dall, Student Government Board
  • Kimberly Lachell, Graduate and Professional Student Government
  • Abby Meinen, Campus Women’s Organization
  • Kristine Ojala, Graduate and Professional Student Government