Advisory Committee


To advise the leaders of the service-learning program; to recommend progressive changes that will advance the service-learning program; to assist with the assessment and evaluation of the service-learning program; to facilitate the implementation of service-learning across the university.


  1. The Service-Learning Faculty Liaison, Service-Learning Program Coordinator, Director of the Center for Teaching Excellence, and Associate Provost for Instructional Support are permanent members.
  2. In consultation with the chairs, each college Dean appoints one faculty member, to include a faculty member from Honors College and University College appointed by the Dean/Director.
  3. All internal members are approved by the Faculty Senate.
  4. Two members will be drawn from the Conway community at large, nominated by themselves or by the committee members and approved by the Associate Vice-President for Outreach and Community Engagement.
  5. Two student members will be appointed by the SGA

Except for members of the Conway community and students, who serve one-year terms, members serve staggered three-year terms. Initial appointees will draw for length of term. The Service-Learning Faculty Liaison chairs this committee. The Service-Learning Coordinator and Associate Provost for Instructional Support are non-voting members.

Peter Mehl, ChairPermanentService-Learning Faculty Liaison
Lesley GraybealPermanentService-Learning Coordinator
Kurt BonieckiPermanentAssociate Provost for Instructional Support
Amy HawkinsPermanentDirector, Center for Teaching Excellence
Tess Fletcher2016Conway community member
Judi Lively2016Conway community member
Ken GriffinCOB
Candice BarnesCOE
Katherine BrayCFAC
Lorrie George-PaschalCHBS
Joe HowardCLA
Ginny AdamsCNSM
Donna BowmanHonors College
Mary WoodUniversity College



Reports to

Provost (or designee)


Please send the agenda and minutes to: Chair of the Committee on Committees