Presidential Advisory Committee

Jayne Barnard, Co-chair and Coordinator of Academic Events

James Goold Cutler Professor of Law Emerita

Valerie Cushman, Co-chair

Director of Alumnae Initiatives, University Advancement

  • Jody L. Allen  Ph.D. '07, Director of the Lemon Project and Visiting Assistant Professor of History
  • Virginia Ambler '88, Ph.D. '06, Vice President of Student Affairs
  • Anne Arseneau '89, Director, Student Leadership Development
  • Kate Conley, Dean of Arts & Sciences
  • Carrie Lynn Cooper, Dean of University Libraries
  • Anna Engh '89 Law
  • Leah Glenn, Associate Professor and Director, W&M Dance
  • Lee Foster H '13, Executive Director of Principal Gifts and Foundation Operations, University Advancement
  • Sue H. Gerdelman '76
  • Chon Glover M.Ed. '99, Ed.D. '06, Chief Diversity Officer
  • Peel Hawthorne '80, Associate Athletics Director for Student Services
  • Elizabeth Losh, Associate Professor of English and American Studies
  • Virginia McLaughlin '71, Chancellor Professor and Dean Emerita, School of Education
  • Jacquelyn McLendon, Professor Emerita of English
  • Marilyn Midyette '75, Executive Director, William & Mary Alumni Association
  • Kim Sims, University Archivist
  • Cam Walker, Professor Emerita of History
  • Eva Wong, Assistant Director for International Programs and Co-Chair, Women's Network
  • Sibel Zandi-Sayek, Department Chair and Associate Professor of Art and Art History
  • Janice Zeman, Dean of Undergraduate Studies and Professor of Psychology

The Advisory Committee acknowledges the essential help of the following people, who attended meetings, performed research, kept track of our schedules, kept us informed, advanced our goals, and kept us on task:

  • Carmen Bolt, University Oral Historian
  • Barbara Boyer, Assistant to the Dean of University Libraries
  • Dawn Lambert, Executive Assistant
  • Audrey Savage '17
  • Cortney Will, Executive Communications & Special Projects Manager, University Communications