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Assessment Steering Committee

The Assessment Steering Committee (ASC) works closely with the Office of Institutional Accreditation & Effectiveness and guides William & Mary's assessment program. The ASC includes faculty representativesfrom each school, administrative liaisons and student representatives. The Committee structure reinforces the assessment program as a faculty-driven process that is informed by faculty, administrative and state concerns. The Committee also emphasizes the broad scope of assessment at the university.

  • Committee is appointed
  • Advisory: Provost and Dean, A&S
  • Term:  3 years (faculty), 1 year (students)
  • Chair: Assistant Director, Institutional Effectiveness & Assessment
Membership (2021-22)

Denise Ridley-Johnston, Chair and Ex Officio
Cathy Forestell
Joshua Erlich, Ex Officio (Fall 2021)
Kristen Wustholz*, Ex Officio (Spring 2022)
Matthew Wawersik*
Patricia Wesp
Kimberly Smith
Jim Barber
Adam Gershowitz*
Linda Schaffner
Steve Hanson*, Ex Officio
Mark Hofer, Ex Officio
Susan Bosworth, Ex Officio
Tom Linneman, Ex Officio
Anna Mroch, Ex Officio
Candice Benjes-Small, Ex Officio
Lori Jacobson, Ex Officio
Ben Boone, Ex Officio
Jake Joseph, Advisor
Sylvia Mitterndorfer, Advisor

Rowan Lockwood*, Advisor
Laurie Wolf*, Advisor
Sara Noack, Advisor


*indicates new member