The Center for Faculty Excellence

University Teaching Council Committee Members

Committee Members

These are the individuals that serve on the University Teaching Council. For questions, comments or concerns, please reach out to the Center for Faculty Excellence ( 


Name Title/ Department College Term 
Joanne Goodell Director, CFE Center for Faculty Excellence Ongoing
Todd Nelson Assistant Professor, Political Science Arts and Sciences 9/1/2023 - 6/30/2026
Olivia Pethtel  Asst College Lecturer, Psychology Arts and Sciences 9/1/2023 - 6/30/2026
Candice Vander Weerdt  Associate Lecturer, Management Business 9/1/2023 - 6/30/2026
Hamilton Galindo Gil  Assistant Professor, Finance Business 9/1/2023 - 6/30/2026
Chelsea Monty-Bromer Associate Professor Chemical and Biomedical  Engineering  9/1/2023 - 6/30/2026P
Maryam Younessi Sinaki Assistant Professor,Mechanical Engineering Engineering  9/1/2023 - 6/30/2026
Patrick McGinty Assitant Professor, Phyiscal Therapy Health 9/1/2023 - 6/30/2026
Reinhild Boehme Lecturer, School of Social Work Health 9/1/2023 - 6/30/2026
Erica Krachenko Legale Writing Professor  Law 9/1/2023 - 6/30/2026
Heidi Robertson Professor Law 9/1/2023 - 6/30/2026
 Terri Purcell Associate Professor Levin 9/1/2023 - 6/30/2026
Selma Koc Professor Levin 9/1/2023 - 6/30/2026
Mandi Goodsett * Perf Arts & Humanities & OER Michael Schwartz Library Ongoing
Antonio Medina-Rivera Mentoring Fellow Arts and Sciences Ongoing
Marcus Schultz-Bergin Director, Core Curriculum Instructional Excellence Ongoing
LeAnn Krosnick * Sr. Instructional Designer CSU Online Ongoing
Chrissy Knapke * Dir, TASC Tutoring & Academic Success Center Ongoing
Chris Rennison * Director, Academic Technology  Instructional Excellence Ongoing

* Non-voting committee member

Last updated: 11/13/23