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Per the PPFA Bylaws, the current PPFA President serves as an ex officio member of each committee. For details on standing committees, see Bylaws, Article II.

Standing Committees
Academic Committee
Monitor academic issues to identify those that directly affect professionals and professional faculty and their areas of responsibility.
  • Anna Milholland (Chair)
  • Roxanne Adler-Hickey
  • Erin Battle
  • Molly DeStafney
  • Johnathan Frey
  • Kathleen Powell
  • Tim Russell
Administrative Committee
Monitor university administrative issues of relevance to professionals and professional faculty. 
  • Jacob Joseph, (Co-Chair)
  • Nasha Lewis, (Co-Chair)
  • Ruth Erb
  • Liz MacAleese
  • Shene Owens
  • Ali Zawoyski
Communications Committee
Manage Assembly website, listservs, and online discussions, polling and voting.
  • Melissa Palacios (Chair)
  • Suzie Armstrong
  • Julie Hummel
  • Jennifer Leung
  • Sarah Smith
Membership Committee
Manage elections, including nominations and election procedures.
  • Taylor Locks (Chair)
  • Mariellyn Maurer
  • Melissa Palacios
Professional Development Committee
Assess, address, and evaluate the learning needs of professional staff; assist professional staff in creating long-term professional development plans; find creative ways to meet the unique continuing educational needs of professionals and professional faculty.
  • Teresa Belback (Co-chair)
  • Melissa Pettigrew (Co-Chair)
  • Ginia Anderson
  • Tamekka Davis
  • Kelly Graham