DUTIES: Responsible for recommending and documenting the broad policy guidelines affecting the six current, and any future, University Student Media.

COMPOSITION: This board shall consist of three members of the University faculty, two media professionals, and six students appointed by the Vice President for Student Affairs. One faculty member represents the College of Communication, one, the Department of English, and one is the Faculty Senate Representative. One of the media professionals shall have experience in the business operations of publications and the other in editorial operations. The chair of the board is appointed by the Vice President for Student Life. Included in this membership, the following shall serve in an ex-officio capacity: Associate Vice President for Student Life, Vice President for Financial Affairs or a representative, Director of Student Media, Business Manager of Student Media, Associate Director for Student Media, Assistant Director of Student Media and WVUA Faculty Advisor. In addition, a representative from the University Office of Counsel and the Department of Human Resources will serve as liaison members.

REPORTING CHANNEL:  Vice President for Student Life

Membership Faculty
Wendy Rawlings – English

Chris Roberts – Communications (Board Chair)

Faculty Senate Representative
John Latta, Instructor, Honors College

Media Professionals
Jessie Jones

Michele Massey


Harrison Adams, SGA
Ellie Hanslip, RHA
Dalton Robinson, The Source
Julie Westerman, C&IS Ambassador
Darnell Sharperson, BSU
Emily Henderson, Freshman Forum

Ex Officio
Steven Hood – Associate Vice President for Student Life
Traci Mitchell – Director, Student Media
Julie Salter – Assistant Director for Advertising
Terry Siggers – WVUA Faculty Advisor
Mark Mayfield – Associate Director, Student Media
Amy Sullivan – Credit Billing Manager, Student Media

Liaison Member
Robin Jones – Office of Counsel