Graduate Studies

Graduate Council

The SUU Graduate Council consists of faculty members - program directors from each degree program. The Council meets monthly during Fall and Spring terms, to discuss policy creation and change, recruitment and marketing, and other related discussion intended to seek academic excellence in our programs and meet the needs of graduate learners.

Members are either voting, or non-voting (ex oficio)

Current voting members include:

  • Cynthia Kimball Davis - Nevada Graduate Programs
  • David Christensen, Program Director - Master of Accounting
  • Jim McCoy, Program Director - Master of Education
  • Keith Bradshaw, Program Director - Master of Music Education
  • Kim Craft, Program Director - Master of Business Administration
  • Mark Atkinson, Dean of Graduate Studies
  • Mark DeBeliso, Program Director - Master of Sports Conditioning & Performance
  • Matt Barton, Program Director - Master of Professional Communication
  • Rachel Bishop, Program Director - Master of Arts and Master of Fine Arts in Arts
  • Ravi Roy, Program Director - Master of Public Administration
  • Rob Robertson, Master of Cybersecurity & Information Assurance

Current non-voting members include:

  • Bonny Rayburn, Assistant to the Associate Provost
  • Emily Ronquillo, SUUSA Graduate Senator
  • James Sage, Associate Provost
  • Jay Sorensen, Graduate Recruitment Coordinator
  • John Allred, Registrar
  • Roger LaMarca, Director of Online Admissions
  • Steve Irving, Library
  • Steve Meredith, College of Performing and Visual Arts