Membership in the Student Success and Retention Council is intended to be balanced and broadly representative and to provide for continuity and follow-through. In the table that follows, numbers in square brackets refer to the notes below.

Associate Provost, Academic Services and Student Success (chair)Jonathan GlennEx OfficioV [3]
Provost and Vice President, Academic AffairsSteve RungeEx OfficioNV
Faculty Senate PresidentBen RowleyEx Officio05/2016V
Faculty Senate Vice PresidentKaye McKinzieEx Officio05/2016V
Staff Senate PresidentColin StantonEx Officio06/2016V
SGA PresidentZach CarterEx Officio05/2016V
Director, Office of Diversity and CommunityAngela JacksonEx OfficioV
Director, Counseling CenterSusan SobelEx OfficioV
Director, Housing and Residence LifeStephanie McBrayerEx OfficioV
Director, Academic Advising CenterLeigh Ann DenHartogEx OfficioV
Director, Student Financial AidCheryl LyonsEx OfficioV
Director, Office of Student SuccessJulia Winden FeyEx OfficioV
Director, UCA CoreJacob HeldEx OfficioV
Director, Institutional ResearchAmber HallEx OfficioV
At-Large Faculty RepresentativeNancy Gallavan3 years [4]05/2017V
At-Large Faculty RepresentativePatricia Smith3 years05/2018V


Note 1. Describing a term of membership as “ex officio” indicates that the member named serves in this role as long as she/he holds the UCA position indicated. It does not mean that the member is non-voting.

Note 2. V/NV: voting or non-voting.

Note 3. As is customary, the chair votes only in the event of a tie.

Note 4. The at-large faculty members, appointed by the Faculty Senate, serve staggered terms. The length of the initial terms was determined by drawing lots (1, 2, or 3 years).

Membership list updated: June 4, 2015