The Faculty Senate acts as the principal agent of the Faculty of Pierpont Community & Technical College in determining policy. Pierpont’s faculty delegates to the Faculty Senate the power to act as its representative body in carrying out the purposes expressed in the Constitution of the Pierpont Community & Technical College Faculty. The Faculty Senate meets on the second Friday of each month at 1:00 p.m. at the Advanced Technology Center in room 216. All meetings are open to the public. Meeting dates and locations are posted.

Faculty Senate Constitution

Faculty Senate Bylaws

Senators

School of Business, Avaition, & Technology—2022-2024  

  • Rachel Plybon-Beach, Senate Vice-President
  • Nick George
  • Brad Gilbert. Executive Committee
  • Blake Lillard
  • Jack Lowe
  • Elliott Stricklin

School of General Education and Professional Studies—2022-2024

  • Anthony Anobile
  • Les Boggess, Executive Committee
  • Ironda Campbell
  • Jennifer Ellison
  • Sara Feltz
  • TBD

School of Health Sciences—2022-2024

  • Vickie Findley, Senate President
  • Lisa Foster
  • Bryanna Ordiway, Executive Committee
  • Stephanie Newbrough
  • Erika Rush, Senate Secretary
  • Melissa White

Faculty Representatives

Anthony Anobile (ACF)
Susan Coffindaffer (BOG)

2023-24 Faculty Senate Meeting Dates

Senate meetings are held on the second Friday of the designated months. The meeting will start
at 1:00 p.m.

DateMeeting TypeLocationMaterialsMinutes
August 18, 2023Faculty SenateATC 216  
September 8, 2023Faculty SenateATC 216  
October 13, 2023Faculty SenateATC 216  
November 10, 2023**Faculty SenateTBD  
December 8, 2023Faculty SenateCaperton Center  
January (Date TBD)Faculty SenateTBD  
February 9, 2024Faculty SenateATC 216  
March 8, 2024Faculty SenateATC 216  
April 12, 2024Faculty SenateATC 216  
May 10, 2024Faculty SenateCaperton Center  

** Will be rescheduled due to Veteran’s Day.

 

Faculty Senate Committee Membership

Faculty Committee Meetings: Days and Times*

Faculty meetings are held at least two times during the year, and the Senate or College President may call special meetings at any time. Faculty meetings are announced electronically. The following meeting days and times have been reserved for certain faculty and institutional groups: 

Admissions and CreditsThird Friday2:00 p.m. 
CurriculumThird Friday of each monthNoon 
Executive Committee of Senate**TBD**TBD
Faculty SenateSecond Friday of each month1:00 p.m. 
Faculty Welfare & DevelopmentFourth Friday of each month9:30 a.m.
General EducationFourth Friday of each monthNoon
Online LearningSecond Friday of each month10:00 a.m.
Media and LearningThird Friday of each month9:30 a.m.
School Meetings First Friday of each monthVaries by school 

*Committee dates and times were approved in May 2023, Faculty Senate meeting through the bylaws changes.
**The meeting day and time depends on the course schedules of the members of the Executive Committee.
NOTE: Non-Standing Committees will meet at least once during the academic year or as deemed necessary to complete business.

Contact

Vickie Findley
Senate President
Professor, Health Sciences and Health Information; Program Coordinator, Health Sciences

ATC, Room 116L
Phone: 304-367-4716
Email: vfindley@pierpont.edu