Faculty Senate & Governance

Senate Committee on Planning & Budgeting

The Senate Committee on Planning and Budgeting advises the administration and informs the Faculty Senate on long-range planning, preparation of budgets, and distribution of funds, with a particular focus on faculty concerns. The committee consults with the Senate Executive Committee and the Faculty Senate on matters of policy. (Faculty Code 22-91)


Twelve faculty members:

  • Joseph Janes, committee chair
  • Robin Angotti, faculty senate chair
  • Chris Laws, faculty senate vice chair
  • Jacob Vigdor, faculty legislative representative
  • JoAnn Taricani, deputy faculty legislative representative
  • Mike Townsend, secretary of the faculty
  • Wendy Barrington, faculty at large
  • Daniel Grossman, faculty at large
  • Mary Hebert, faculty at large
  • Cheryl Greengrove, faculty at large
  • Marjorie Olmstead, faculty at large

The provost, the vice provost for planning and budgeting, and a representative of the board of deans and chancellors:

  • Mark Richards, provost and executive vice president
  • Sarah Hall, associate vice provost, planning and budgeting
  • Mia Tuan, board of deans and chancellors representative

One student member nominated jointly by the ASUW and GPSS:

  • Vacant, jointly appointed student representative

The presidents of the ASUW and GPSS (ex officio without vote):

  • ASUW president
  • GPSS president