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Executive Committee



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Frankie Tack

College of Applied Human Sciences


Name Primary Constituency Current Senator Role
Frankie Tack College of Applied Human Sciences Yes Chair
Diana Davis School of Medicine Yes Chair-Elect
Scott Wayne Statler College of Engineering and Mineral Resources Yes Past Chair
David Hauser Eberly College of Arts and Sciences Yes Faculty Secretary
Stan Hileman School of Medicine Yes BOG Representative
Lisa Di Bartolomeo  Eberly College of Arts and Sciences Yes Member
Emily Murphy
College of Applied Human Sciences Yes Member
Asad Davari
WVU Institute of Technology No
Lauren Prinzo WVU Extension
Yes Member
Joe Lupo College of Creative Arts Yes Member
Jessie O'Quinn
WVU Potomac State College Yes Member
Brian Dilcher School of Medicine
Yes Member
Maryanne Reed Provost No Ex Officio
Clay Marsh  Chancellor, HSC
No Ex Officio
E. Gordon Gee President No Ex Officio
Eloise Elliott College of Applied Human Sciences Yes Ex Officio (Faculty Rep. to State Government)
Cindi Trickett Shockey
School of Dentistry
Ex Officio (Curriculum)
Marina Galvez-Peralta
School of Pharmacy
Ex Officio (TACo)
Lesley Cottrell
School of Medicine
Ex Officio (ConC)
Mary Beth Angeline Eberly College of Arts and Sciences  No
Ex Officio (GEFCo)

Executive Committee Meeting Dates

The Executive Committee meets on the following dates via Zoom. Meetings begin at 3:00 p.m.

August 21, 2023
September 25, 2023
October 30, 2023
November 13, 2023
December 11, 2023
January 22, 2024
February 26, 2024
March 18, 2024
April 22, 2024
May 13, 2024

See agendas and minutes for more information.

Committee Charge

It shall be the duty of the Executive Committee to carry our executive functions, including but not limited to:

  • (a) accept, review, advise, recommend, and initiate reports, policies, and issues relating to the functions set forth in Article II, Section 5 of the constitution;
  • (b) serve as a channel through which any member of the Assembly may introduce matters for consideration by the Senate;
  • (c) assist in carrying into effect the rules, regulations and actions of the senate;
  • (d) act for the Senate on an emergency basis between meetings of the Senate, such action to be reported for confirmation at the next Senate meeting;
  • (e) appoint both standing and special committees of the Senate and the chairs thereof with such appointments subject to confirmation by the senate, and to maintain liaison with these committees to insure the expeditious fulfillment of charges to the various committees;
  • (f) prepare and submit reports on the work of the Senate to the University, to the President, and to the Assembly;
  • (g) arrange the agenda for Senate meetings including a time for the University President, or for his/her designated representative, to stand for questions and to provide additional information or comments to the Senate;
  • (h) appoint Senators to serve on the University-wide Promotion and Tenure Advisory Panel; and
  • (i) interpret the West Virginia University Faculty Constitution.