Convocation Planning Committee

Charge

To plan and coordinate the Convocation, a staff appreciation event celebrating the past year’s accomplishments and anticipating future directions. Includes the following tasks: scheduling event, reserving location, setting agenda, arranging for speakers, ordering and purchasing refreshments, publicizing event, and handling setup and cleanup. Convocation-related ideas from the Employee Recognition Committee should be considered in planning.

Membership

Members serve three-year terms with 3-4 members rotating off each year. A chair is selected by the committee members at the beginning of the planning cycle each year.

2021 Members:

  • Ross Franklin – Dept Libs (2021-2023)
  • Joe Hitzler- Facilities (2021-2023)
  • Laura Marion- SASC (2021-2023)
  • Sato Someya – CatDS (2021-2023)
  • GW Swicord – DSS (2021-2023)
  • Michelle Nolan – MSL (2020-2022) Co-Chair
  • David Schwieder – LW (2020-2022)
  • Lauren Adkins – HSCL (2019-2021)
  • Gus Clifton – LTS (2019-2021) Co-Chair
  • Plato Smith – Data Management (2019-2021)
  • Terri Smith – Shared Collections (2019-2021)
  • Bonnie Smith – HR (ex-officio)
  • Joe Piazza – HR (ex-officio)

Reports to

Employee Recognition Committee