Committees

Executive Committee- Chair: Dr. Ann Flipse

  • Consists of the Council Chair, Vice Chair, standing Committee Chairs, Immediate Past President, all remaining Past Presidents, Vice President for Student and International Affairs, and SA’s  Director of Development.
  • Will meet between regular SACC meetings, at least two times per year.
  • Will report on its activities at the next regularly scheduled Council meeting.

Governance Committee- Chair: Dr. Anne Lufrano 

  • Consists of the Immediate Past Chair and at least two additional members.
  • Takes the lead in Council assessment as to its composition, determining the existing attributes, skill sets, abilities, influence and access to resources that make up the Council.
  • Determines the future needs of the Council as members roll off in order to balance the Council’s community representation as it relates to professional experience, board experience, diversity and community engagement. 
  • Identifies potential Council member candidates and explores their interest and availability for Council service.
  • Nominates individuals for consideration by the members of the Council. 
  • Nominates Council members for election as Council officers. 

Leadership Committee- Chair: Dave Reed   

  • Establishes a venue for reciprocal partnerships/relationships whereby community feedback is integrated into the Institute for Values, Community and Leadership
  • Provides a resource of leaders as role models representing multiple constituency groups (non profit, business and industry, contemporary culture)
  • Gives members an integral perspective of the Institute for Values, Community and Leadership and its impact on students and the University community.
  • Serves as an opportunity to further explore opportunities and alliances with our Community Based Transformational Learning initiative.

 Community Outreach and Awareness Committee- Chair: Christopher Lazzara 

  • Assists in connecting members of the community to UNF and Student Affairs.
  • Identifies and cultivates potential prospects for UNF Student Affairs.
  • Finds new members for Student Affairs Community Council.

Military and Veterans Resource Committee- Chair: Bill Norris 

  • Will assist SA’s Director of Military and Veterans Programs and Services in identification, prioritization, and implementation of programs and services that apply research and best practices that ensure the successful transition to college of UNF’s military and veteran student population. 
  • Assists with developing a strategic vision that creates academic and non-credit programs and curriculum that engage the military services. (War College, Joint Service College programs and initiatives)
  • Assists with the development of relationships with local businesses that creates mentoring programs for military and veteran students, cultivating the necessary skills and abilities to achieve career success following graduation.

Disability Resource Committee- Chair: Debbie Johnson 

  • Will assist SA's Director of Disability Resource Center and Services in implementation of programs and services that ensure a successful college experience for students with disabilities. 
  • Will work to establish a venue for reciprocal partnerships/relationships whereby community feedback is integrated into the Disability Resource Center.
  • Assists with the development of relationships with local businesses that create mentoring and internship programs for students with disabilities, cultivating the necessary skills and abilities to achieve career success following graduation.    

Scholarship Committee- Chair: Dr. Anne Lufrano 

  • Will work with UNF staff, faculty and, on occasion, other community members to determine scholarship applicants’ eligibility for scholarships awarded by the Division of Student Affairs.