President Murray is pleased to announce the members of the working groups for the upcoming college-wide financial sustainability review. This review will help the college achieve a sustainable financial footing through more efficient management of resources throughout the college, and by developing and supporting programs that build enrollment and revenue, as well as support Whitman’s liberal arts mission and are connected to our strategic priorities.

FINANCIAL SUSTAINABILITY REVIEW WORKING GROUPS

Academic areas & academic support (academic departments & programs; professional development funding for faculty; sabbatical leave program)

Barry Balof, Chair of the Faculty (co-chair)
Brad McMurchie, Trustee (co-chair)
Sharon Alker, faculty
Shampa Biswas, faculty
Kurt Hoffman, faculty
Michelle Janning, faculty
Lisa Uddin, faculty
Kathy Murray, President
Alzada Tipton, Provost & Dean of the Faculty
Josh Jensen, VP for Enrollment & Communications,
Jonathan Sposato, Trustee
Sneh Chachra, ASWC President

Student support (Off-Campus Study; library; Outdoor Program; athletics; Student Engagement Center; Intercultural Center; Dean of Students office staffing; Health Center; Counseling Center; bookstore; residence life; professional development funding for staff)

Kazi Joshua, VP for Student Affairs (co-chair)
Charley Rosenberry, Trustee (co-chair)
Monica Chapman, staff
David Sprunger, staff
Nate Boland, faculty
Amy Molitor, faculty
Kathy Murray, President
Alzada Tipton, Provost & Dean of the Faculty
Peter Harvey, CFO
Steve Setchell, VP for Development & Alumni Relations
Thomas Witherspoon, VP for Diversity & Inclusion
Rae Chresfield, Associate Dean of Health & Wellness
Kim Chandler, Athletic Director
Dalia Corkrum, Library Director
Adam Miller, Director of Admission
Julie Taylor, Trustee
Lia Beatty, student rep to the Board of Trustees

Administrative units (Communications; Alumni Relations; Financial Aid; Human Resources; Fringe Benefits; Business Office; Facilities; Sustainability Office; Admission; Development; professional development funding for staff; overall staffing level)

Steve Setchell, VP for Development & Alumni Relations (co-chair)
Megan Clubb, Trustee Emerita (co-chair)
Christie Fuller, staff
Tony Ichsan, staff
Susanne Beechey, faculty
Patrick Frierson, faculty
Kathy Murray, President
Peter Harvey, CFO
Josh Jensen, VP for Enrollment & Communications
Bill Neff, Trustee
Reily Wilken, student rep to the Board Committee on Resources