Committees

NCHC Committees are crucial for discussion and action on a variety of important topics related to honors education. The annual committee meetings that take place at NCHC's Annual Conference are open to all members - so pick a topic you are passionate about, and see how you can get involved this year!

For a full list of committees and charges, click here to visit our member portal!


Title Chair / Co-Chairs
Advocacy Committee

Art Spisak
Kathleen King

Assessment and Evaluation Committee

James Ford

Patricia Smith

Awards and Grants Committee

Kate Bruce

Tracie Burke

Constitution and Bylaws Committee

George Mariz

Diversity Committee

Phame Camarena

Alan Oda

Malin Pereira

Finance Committee Steven Engel

Joanie Sompayrac

Honors Advising Committee Jessica Roark
Lisa Schwebel

Honors Semesters Committee

Alix Fink

Sara Quay

International Education Committee Kevin Dean

Kim Klein

Large Research University Committee Mark Law

Rhonda Phillips

Major Scholarship Committee Lucy Laufe

Mallory Carpenter

Outreach & Development Kate Bruce
Steven Engel
Partners in the Parks Committee Jayci Bash

Christina McIntyre

Personnel Committee Art Spisak

J. Robert Baker

Portz Fellowship Committee Don Rosenblum

Tamara Valentine

Professional Development Committee Lynn Preston

Melissa Johnson

Publications Board Linda Frost

Jeffrey Portnoy

Rusty Rushton

Research Committee Jerry Herron

Patricia Smith

Science, Mathematics, & Sustainability Committee Keith Garbutt

John Korstad

John Dilyard

Small College Committee Donna Menis

Teaching and Learning Committee

James Ford

John Zubizarreta

Two Year College Committee Elaine Torda