AQIP Steering Team


The University of Rio Grande/Rio Grande Community College charges the AQIP Steering Team to coordinate /oversee all issues related to AQIP Accreditation on an ongoing basis and to provide overall guidance for Rio's Continuous Quality Improvement.


Specific responsibilities include (but are not limited to) coordinating/overseeing:


To ensure continuing opportunities for broad-based involvement and leadership development in AQIP accreditation activities the Steering Team will include permanent members and non-permanent members.
Permanent Members:
Dr. Barbara Gellman-Danley, President
Vacant, Provost/Vice President of Academic Affairs
Mr. Paul Harrison, Exec Vice President
Dr. David Lawrence, Associate Provost, Dean of Arts and Sciences, AQIP Liaison
Ms. Rebecca Long, Chief Administrative Officer, Rio Grande Community College
Mr. Benjy Davies, Assessment Coordinator, Associate Professor of Art
Dr. Steve Cox, Director, Management Information Services (MIS)

Non-Permanent Members (2 year terms):
Mr. Kingsley Meyer, Director, Campus Computing and Networking (CC&N)
Mr. Aaron Quinn, Dean of Students
Dr. Heather Duda, Assistant Professor of English
Mr. Roger Watson, Associate Professor of Business
Mr. Nasseef Abukamail, Associate Professor of Computer Science
Dr. Robert Hopkins, Assistant Professor of Biology