Commission on the Status of Women

Description

Addresses equity issues of concern to all women at the university. The commission will make recommendations to the Commission on Human Diversity concerning the conditions necessary for women students, faculty, staff and administrators to assert their expectations of respect, recognition and reward with special attention to minority women and the under-utilization of the talents and perspectives of women throughout the university. Meetings: monthly. Terms: 2 years. Appointees: 10 of the 27 members.

Reports to Administrative Council.

  • Membership

    Name

    Term
    Expires

    Amber Pabon (Female Faculty Representative)**

    8/2020

    Yasoda Sharma, Chairperson (Female Faculty Representative)**

    8/2020

    Moira Conway (Female Faculty Representative)**

    8/2021

    Patricia Pytleski (Female Faculty Representative)**

    8/2021

    Mario Cardozo (Male Faculty Representative)**

    8/2020

    Richard Heineman (Male Faculty Representative)**

    8/2020

    Anthony Bleach (Male Faculty Representative)**

    8/2021

    Stephen Stoeffler (Male Faculty Representative)**

    8/2020

    Martha Anderson (Female Faculty from Admin, Library, or Counseling Services-Non-Teaching Faculty)

    8/2017

    Anne Imschweiler (Female Representative from Professional Staff-Management)

    8/2020

    Lisa Grabowski (Female Representative from Professional Staff-SCUPA)

    8/2017

    Connie Lawrence (Female Representative from AFSCME)

    8/2020

    Fran Melchionne (Female Representative from AFSCME)

    8/2020

    Lyn McQuaid, Vice Chair (Consortium Representative)

    *

    Mary J Bononno (Consortium Representative)

    *

    TBA (Consortium Representative)

    *

    Krista Prock (Consortium Representative)

    *

    TBD (Graduate Student)

    8/2020

    TBD (Undergraduate Student: Greek Life)

    8/2020

    TBD (Undergraduate Student: Non-Traditional)

    8/2020

    TBD (Undergraduate Student: Residence Hall)

    8/2020

    TBD (Undergraduate Student:Government Board)

    8/2020

    Christine Price (Director of Women's Center)

    *

    Jacqueline Fox (Representative from the Office of Social Equity)

    *

    Vacant (Advisor to FMLA)

    *

    Colleen Clemens (Director of Women and Gender Studies Minor or Designee)

    *

    Michelle Gober (Equal Opportunity in Sports Representative)

    *

    * Indefinite Term of Office
    ** Appointed by Committee on Committees

     

    Students are invited to participate in the Kutztown University Governance and Advisory Committees. This is a great way to get to know others at the university, become a part of the decision-making process and have your voice heard.  No prior experience necessary, just a genuine interest in being an active part of the community!

    Student Government Board reviews online applications on a rolling basis and makes student placements in early September.  Questions?  Please contact Leah in Student Involvement at casselli@kutztown.edu.   

    Union Committee Representative: To be considered for a committee union position please contact a union representative.

  • Meeting Times

    Commission on the Status of Women meets every third Thursday of the month during the Fall and Spring semesters.

  • Mission & Bylaws
  • Agenda & Minutes

    None provided.  Please contact the chair of the committee for agenda and minute information.

  • Initiatives

    The commission sponsors and supports various events on campus including but not limited to:

    • National Take Your Child to Work Day
    • The Healthy Relationship Workshop

    The commission also supports the creation and distribution of the Potty Paper, a publication of the Kutztown University Women’s Center.

For more information please contact:

University Senate

Email: senate@kutztown.edu

Phone: 610.683.4675

Students are invited to participate in the Kutztown University Governance and Advisory Committees. This is a great way to get to know others at the university, become a part of the decision-making process and have your voice heard.  No prior experience necessary, just a genuine interest in being an active part of the community!

Student Government Board reviews online applications on a rolling basis and makes student placements in early September.  Questions?  Please contact Leah in Student Involvement at casselli@kutztown.edu.   

Union Committee Representative: To be considered for a committee union position please contact a union representative.

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