Commission on the Status of Women

Description

The Commission on the Status of Women 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: third Thursday of the month during the semester. Terms: 2 years. Appointees: 10 of the 27 members.

Reports to Administrative Council.

  • Membership

    Name

    Term
    Expires

    Ann Lemon (Female Faculty Representative)**

    8/2022

    Yasoda Sharma, Chairperson (Female Faculty Representative)**

    8/2022

    Moira Conway, Secretary (Female Faculty Representative)**

    8/2023

    Melissa Nurczynski (Female Faculty Representative)**

    8/2023

    Mario Cardozo (Male Faculty Representative)**

    8/2022

    John Ronan (Male Faculty Representative)**

    8/2022

    Anthony Bleach (Male Faculty Representative)**

    8/2023

    Stephen Stoeffler (Male Faculty Representative)**

    8/2022

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

    8/2017

    TBD (Female Representative from Professional Staff-Management)

    8/2022

    Lisa Grabowski (Female Representative from Professional Staff-SCUPA)

    8/2023

    TBD (Female Representative from AFSCME)

    8/2022

    TBD (Female Representative from AFSCME)

    8/2022

    Lyn McQuaid, Vice Chair (Consortium Representative)

    *

    Mary J Bononno (Consortium Representative)

    *

    TBA (Consortium Representative)

    *

    Krista Prock (Consortium Representative)

    *

    TBD (Graduate Student)

    8/2022

    TBD (Undergraduate Student: Greek Life)

    8/2022

    TBD (Undergraduate Student: Non-Traditional)

    8/2022

    TBD (Undergraduate Student: Residence Hall)

    8/2022

    Jasmine Witkowski (Undergraduate Student:Government Board)

    8/2022

    Kayla Callahan (UGC Representative)

    8/2022

    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.

    Fall 2021

    • 9/16/2021 at 11 a.m. via zoom
    • 10/21/2021 at 11 a.m. via zoom
    • 11/18/2021 at 11 a.m. in via zoom

    Contact Yasoda Sharma sharma@kutztown.edu if you need the zoom link.

  • Mission & Bylaws
  • Agenda & Minutes

    Click here to sign in and view available archived minutes.

  • 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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