Stephen F. Austin State University

Redefining University Culture

Redefining University Culture

Goal 3

A positive, productive university culture-defined as the norms and practices used in daily operations that have a powerful impact on the attitudes, behaviors, and socialization of stakeholders-is fundamental to a dynamic, learning-centered university dedicated to enhancing student outcomes and success. To foster this culture, this working team recommends increasing employee engagement by focusing on three areas:


Leadership SFA

Team List
Name Office/Department
Ken Collier Government (Team Leader)
Jessica Barrett Budget Office
Veronica Beavers Multicultural Affairs
Sara Bishop Nursing
Joey Bray Agriculture
Heather Hawkins Alumni Association
Jane Long Mathematics & Statistics
Stephen Shrewsbury Business Communication & Legal Studies
April Smith Development

Social Events

Team List
Name Office/Department
Amy Roquemore Student Publications (Team Co-Leader)
Jessica Waguespack Campus Recreation (Team Co-Leader)
Brandi Bryant Athletics
Judy Duffin Residence Life
Amie Ford Alumni Association
Saville Harris Student Engagement Programs
Calee Jo Holcombe Accounting
Sarah Kouliavtsev University Marketing Communications
Kevin Meyer Athletics
Samantha Mora Alumni Association
Ken Morton Campus Recreation
Mary Olle Human Sciences
Pauline Sampson Research & Graduate Studies
Ryan Dietrich Physical Plant

Redefining University Culture

Files & Minutes
Team List
Name Office/Department
Todd Brown Rusche College of Business
Brian Beavers Mathematics & Statistics
John Calahan Academic Affairs
Jessica DeWitt Physical Plant
Roni Lias University Marketing Communications
Michael Walker Student Affairs
Megan Weatherly Center for Teaching & Learning

Employee Leadership Program

Team List
Name Office/Department
Jessica DeWitt Physical Plant (Co-Team Leader)
Jamie Derrick Human Resources (Co-Team Leader)
Angela Bacarisse Theatre
Jamie Bouldin Center for Career and Professional Development
Ken Collier Government
Carol Gilliland Nelson Rusche College of Business
Reginald Gossett Library
Jennifer Hanlon Office of Research and Sponsored Programs
Paul Henley Office of Student Learning and Institutional Assessment
I-Kuai Hung Forestry and Agriculture/Faculty Senate
Olegario Madera Secondary Education & Educational Leadership
Jeremy Higgins Environmental Health & Safety
LTC Paul Pfeiffer Military Science
Jamal Smith Orientation
Janet Tareilo Associate Provost
Annie Uhyrek Controller's Office