Communications Committee

The Communication Committee is responsible for:

  • creating channels of communication between AWAC and other organizations, public relations outlets, or digital resources appropriate to AWAC’s goals, interests, membership, and potential membership, as needed to carry out the work of the organization; these may include listservs, PR offices, social media outlets, and websites;
  • ensuring that the work of AWAC is publicized in the best interests of the organization’s mission;
  • bringing to the Executive Board specific concerns, ideas, or programs relating to the communication and dissemination of AWAC’s work;
  • responding to charges or requests made by the Co-Chairs of AWAC in consultation with the Executive Board;
  • liaising with those responsible for communication in closely related or partner organizations such as the WAC Clearinghouse; providing an annual report to the Executive Board with appropriate recommendations and requests.

All Communications Committee Members

Crystal N. Fodrey, Moravian College
Kristi Girdharry, Babson College
Jessica Jorgenson Borchert, Pittsburg State University
William J. Macauley, Jr., University of Nevada, Reno
Michelle Marvin,
María María Cardona,
Mike Palmquist, Colorado State University
Daniel Ruefman, University of Wisconsin -- Stout
Stacey Sheriff, Colby College
Tom Sura, Hope College
Lisa Tremain, Humboldt State University
Josef Vice, Purdue University Global
Sarah Zurhellen, Appalachian State University


Minutes from Communications Committee meetings are available to all AWAC members.