University Steering Committee

Committee Members

Orianne Smith, Chair, University Steering Committee; President, Faculty Senate
Associate Professor and Graduate Program Director, English

Mehrshad Devin, Vice Chair, University Steering Committee;
President, Student Government Association

Helena C. Dahlen, Vice President, Non-Exempt Staff Senate
Executive Administrative Assistant, Information Technology

Shahin Hossain, Vice President, Graduate Student Association

Susan A. McDonough, Vice President, Faculty Senate
Associate Professor, History

Raymon Soellner, Jr. ‘06, Vice President, Professional Staff Senate
Associate Director, Communications, Information Technology

Joel Tyson ‘18, President, Graduate Student Association

Melody A. Wright, M.A. ‘21, President, Non-Exempt Staff Senate
Academic Business Services Specialist, Biological Sciences

Jess Wyatt, President, Professional Staff Senate
Assistant Director, Alumni Engagement, Institutional Advancement


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Documents and Resources

Plan of Organization for the Senates of UMBCAdopted October, 2020