Assessment Committee

Function: The Assessment Committee works collaboratively with the VP of Academic Affairs and Deans to support assessment efforts across the curriculum, to review the results of assessment activities, and to recommend quality improvements related to academic assessment and student learning.


  • Alex Carter (Note Taker)
  • Bud Kanyo
  • Steve Amidon
  • Julie Hipkins
  • Richard Thomas
  • Trish Finerty
  • Amy Fisher
  • Jess King
  • Scott Mertes
  • Svetlana Overbaugh
  • Rick Smith
  • Shawn Troy
  • Peter Velguth
  • Barbara Wieszciecinski


  • 4 full-time instructional faculty from different disciplines (Business, English and Humanities, Math, Nursing and Allied Health, Occupational Studies, Science, and Social Science and Language)
  • Academic Deans (4)
  • Director of Institutional Research
  • Vice President of Academic Affairs
  • Meeting is open for any other faculty to attend

Assist faculty in utilizing the Assessment Handbook, in using the Degree Qualifications Profile, and in employing assessment results to improve the structure and delivery of courses; assist faculty and deans in creating, implementing, and maintaining program assessment plans; and work on a data storage/retrieval system that meets the needs of the Assessment, Curriculum, and Gen Ed committees.


Meets on Fridays via Zoom, 10:30am-12noon.

Upcoming Meeting Dates (2023-2024)

Sept. 22

Oct 27

Nov 10

Dec 1

Jan 26

Feb 23

Mar 22

Apr 26

Documents, Forms, and Meeting Minutes

Committee Documentation [Requires Login]

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