The College Senate forms their opinions on any subject relevant to the College's interests and makes suggestions or recommendations to the appropriate College committee, officer, or Campus Council for further consideration.
The College Senate seeks advice from and makes policy recommendations to the President of the College, the appropriate College Committee, and/or Campus Council for further consideration, and in all areas of College activity. It may establish standing and special committees to deal with specific issues. The College Senate may also elect to submit recommendations to the NOVA Board of Directors through the President of the College.
The College Senate nominates representatives for appointment to College Standing committees and elects members to the College Forum Committees.
- 2013-2015 Membership
Chair: Matt Todd
Vice Chair: Jo Ann Short
Teaching Faculty Classified Staff Administrative Faculty Shannon Bobb Kirsten Riddick Matt Todd Margaret Emblom-Callahan Alka Gandhi Ruth Takushi
Teaching Faculty Classified Staff Administrative Faculty Laura Albert Vicki Budd Jo Ann Short Hemchand Gossai DeQuan Smith John Bownik (student)
Teaching Faculty Classified Staff Administrative Faculty
Michael Polcen Laura Siko William Straight
Teaching Faculty Classified Staff Administrative Faculty Susannah Givens Marcie Schreibman Heidi Adamson Barbara Lash Corey Esparza Joye Thomas (student)
Medical Education Campus
Teaching Faculty Classified Staff Administrative Faculty Karen Gordon Don Johnson Andy Cornell Patti Ottavio Debra Powell Beth Shewmaker
Teaching Faculty Classified Staff Administrative Faculty Megan Davies Cynthia Alvarado Alison Thimblin Frank Ferrara Sue Thompson
Extended Learning Institute
Professional Faculty Classified Staff Christy Jensen Kristen Shriver
Name Campus Designation Charlotte Calobrisi AN Administrative Faculty David Epstein WO Administrative Faculty Kerin Hilker CS Administrative Faculty Chad Knights AL Administrative Faculty Maria Liappis CS Classified Staff Beatrice Veney MEC Administrative Faculty
Third Thursday of the month from 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
- Sept. 17
- Oct. 15
- Nov. 19
- Dec. 17
- Jan. 21
- Feb. 18
- Mar. 17
- Apr. 21
- Apr. 28