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Faculty Senate is composed of 24 members elected by the faculty who have the sole authority and responsibility to act for and on behalf of the faculty. 

Listed below are the 2019-20 Faculty Senate Members. Members' office phone numbers, committee assignments, constituencies and terms are listed. 


2019-20 Faculty Senate Membership

Senator Division Committee Term End
Melissa Anderson Library Secretary, AC, EC, ConC 2019-2020
Jeremiah Carlton BCE  ConC 2021-2022
Prakash Chenjeri HC   2019-2020
Paul Condon SS  CC 2020-2021
Brian Fedorek SS  CC 2020-2021
Paul French OCA  AC 2020-2021
Andrew Gay At-Large Chair, AC, HP 2019-2020
Enrique Chacon (for Marianne Golding) HC CC 2020-2021
Justin Harmon HC HP 2020-2021
Cynthia Hutton OCA   2020-2021
Dennis Jablonski DEHL HP 2020-2021
Marc Koyack STEM AC 2019-2020
Laurie Kurutz At-Large HP, ConC 2020-2021
Matt Moreali UGS   2021-2022
Jesse Longhurst DEHL AC 2019-2020
Tiffany Morey SS   2020-2021
Michael Parker STEM   2019-2020
Aprille Phillips At-Large EC, HP 2020-2021
Mark Siders BCE AC, HP, Budget 2019-2020
Ellen Siem At-Large   2021-2022
Michael Stanfill OCA   2021-2022
Chad Thatcher DEHL Webmaster 2019-2020
Kristin Hocevar (for Precious Yamaguchi) BCE HP 2020-2021
Kemble Yates STEM AOF, EC, HP, AC 2019-2020


2019-2020 Faculty Senate Advisory Council




Senate Chair Andrew Gay
Chair-elect Kemble Yates
Secretary Melissa Anderson
Past Chair Deborah Rosenberg
Senator Mark Siders
Senator Paul French
Senator Jesse Longhurst


2019-2020 Other Faculty Representation

Position Name
AOF Kemble Yates
Budget Mark Siders
IFS Devora Shapiro, Donna Lane
Policy Council Amy Belcastro
UPB Charles Lane



Key to Committee Abbreviations:

AC = Advisory Council

AOF = Association of Oregon Faculty

BC = Budget Committee

CC = Committee on Committees

ConC = Constitution Committee

EC = Election Committee

HP = Hearing Panel and Committees

IFS = Interinstitutional Faculty Senate

UPB = University Planning Board


Faculty Senate
1250 Siskiyou Blvd
Ashland, OR 97520
(541) 552-6506