University of Wisconsin–Madison

Teams

Core Team members provide project leadership and accountability. Members also serve on the Advisory Team.

Jocelyn Milner, Vice Provost for Academic Affairs (chair)
Mo Bischof, Associate Vice Provost for Academic Affairs
Steve Cramer, Vice Provost for Teaching and Learning
Doug Erickson, University Relations Specialist
Eden Inoway-Ronnie, Provost’s Chief of Staff
Laurie Leininger, Accreditation Project Coordinator

 

The Resource Team is comprised of a community of experts who will provide content, evidence, and advice for preparation of the assurance argument.

Manager: Jocelyn Milner, Vice Provost for Academic Affairs

The Advisory Team’s role is to review documents, provide feedback, provide a bridge to the wider campus community to build engagement, and meet with the Higher Learning Commission Peer Review Team during the site visit.

Steve Cramer, Vice Provost for Teaching and Learning (Co-Chair)
Anja Wanner, Professor of English (Co-Chair)
Mike Bernard-Donals, Vice Provost for Faculty and Staff
Mo Bischof, Associate Vice Provost for Academic Affairs
Doug Erickson, University Relations Specialist
Ashley Folcik, Budget Planner
Allison Golden, Senior Special Assistant, SMPH
Ben Griffiths, Senior University Legal Counsel
Steve Hahn, Vice Provost for Enrollment Management
Eden Inoway-Ronnie, Provost’s Chief of Staff
Bill Karpus, Dean of the Graduate School
Carolyn Kelley, Senior Associate Dean for Academic Programs in the School of Education; UCAAA representative
Derek Kindle, Director of Student Financial Aid
Adam Kindschy, Special Assistant, Chancellor’s Office
Elaine Klein, Associate Dean for Academic Planning in the College of Letters & Science; UCAAA and Gen Ed representative
Kathy Kruse, Assistant Dean of Students; Director of Dean of Students Office
Laurie Leininger, Accreditation Project Coordinator
Mara Matovich, Associated Students of Madison (ASM) appointee
Matt Mayrl, Chancellor’s Chief of Staff
Jocelyn Milner, Vice Provost for Academic Affairs
Nigel Noll, Associated Students of Madison (ASM) appointee
Scott Owczarek, Registrar
Carol Pope, Office Manager in the Center for the First-Year Experience; University Staff appointee
Shiela Reaves, Professor of Life Sciences Communication; Gen Ed representative
Manuela Romero, Associate Dean in the College of Engineering; UCAAA representative
Paul Seitz, Senior Budget Planner
Debra Shapiro, Coordinator of the Online MA Program in the Information School; ASEC appointee
Patrick Sims, Vice Provost for Diversity and Climate
Cathy Trueba, Director of the Office of Compliance
Argyle Wade, Associate Dean of Students
Mark Walters, Senior Director of Operations in the Office of Human Resources

(2017-18 members:  Steve Cramer (co-chair), Anja Wanner (co-chair), Mike Bernard-Donals, Mo Bischof, Doug Erickson, Steve Hahn, Eden Inoway-Ronnie, Bill Karpus, Carolyn Kelley, Elaine Klein, Laurie Leininger, Mara Matovich, Matt Mayrl, Jocelyn Milner, Nigel Noll, Tim Norris, Carol Pope, Shiela Reaves, Manuela Romero, Debra Shapiro, Patrick Sims, Ray Taffora, Argyle Wade, Mark Walters)

The Federal Compliance Team oversees the federal compliance requirements.

Derek Kindle, Director of Student Financial Aid (Co-Chair)
Jocelyn Milner, Vice Provost for Academic Affairs (Co-Chair)
Mo Bischof, Associate Vice Provost for Academic Affairs
Steve Cramer, Vice Provost for Teaching and Learning
Katy Duren, Associate Dean in the Division of Continuing Studies
Steve Hahn, Vice Provost for Enrollment Management
Kevin Helmkamp, Associate Dean of Students
Eden Inoway-Ronnie, Provost’s Chief of Staff
Linda Jorn, Associate Vice Provost for Academic Technology
Laurie Leininger, Accreditation Project Coordinator
Matt Mayrl, Chancellor’s Chief of Staff
Scott Owczarek, University Registrar
Andre Phillips, Director of the Office of Admissions and Recruitment
Parmesh Ramanathan, Associate Dean for Graduate Education
Steve Smith, Secretary of the Faculty
Cathy Trueba, Director of the Office of Compliance
Michelle Young, Academic Planner