Search Committee For Provost and Executive Vice Chancellor Announced

Friday, October 10, 2014

Dear Members of the Appalachian Community:

I am pleased to announce the search committee for the Provost and Executive Vice Chancellor. The following members of our community have graciously agreed to serve.

  • John Abbott, University Libraries
  • Dr. Pennie Bagley, Walker College of Business
  • Dr. Jim Barnes, University Ombudsman, Non-Voting Member
  • Dr. Joby Bell, Hayes School of Music
  • Dr. Randy Edwards, Chief of Staff
  • Dr. Sue Edwards, Council of Chairs
  • Dr. Lisa Curtin Grizzard, College of Arts and Sciences
  • Dr. Marie Hoepfl, College of Fine and Applied Arts
  • Dr. Andy Koch, Faculty Senate Chair
  • Dr. Denise Levy, College of Health Sciences
  • Paige Marley, SGA Cabinet
  • Dr. Darrell Morris, Reich College of Education
  • Dr. Bill Pelto, Chair of Search Committee
  • Dr. Jesse Taylor, College of Arts and Sciences
  • Janice Voss, Staff Representative
  • Carole Wilson, Board of Trustees

This search is extremely important to the future of our campus and its core academic mission. I thank the members of this committee for their willingness to serve and, especially, Dean Bill Pelto for agreeing to serve as chair. I will be charging the committee in the very near future, and assure you that we will keep you updated as the search process moves forward.


/s/ Sheri N. Everts

Sheri N. Everts