Commencement Awards Committee

Commencement Awards Committee


Lisa MacFarlane, Ex Officio 
Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs

Mary Horigan
Senior Executive Director, Advancement Relations

Megan Davis, Ex Officio
Chief of Staff, President's Office

Patrice Russell, Chair
Director, University Events and Programs

Lauren Conley, Secretary
Senior Events Assistant, University Events and Programs

College of Life Sciences and Agriculture

College of Liberal Arts
David Richman, Professor

College of Engineering and Physical Sciences
Erin Bell, Professor

Peter T. Paul College of Business and Economics
Lin Guo, Assistant Professor

College of Health and Human Services
Anita Tucker, Assistant Professor

The UNH Alumni Association 

The UNH Foundation
Misty McCarty, Associate Vice President, Advancement Services

Kimberly Kirkland, Associate Dean of Faculty Research

The University of New Hampshire Manchester
Sarah Jacobs, Director of Strategic Initiatives and 
Julie Demers, Public Programs Coordinator

Graduate Student Organization Representative
Amanda Demmer

Representative for the Class of 2015
Bryan Merrill

Representative for the Class of 2016
Garrett McGlory

* Appointed members serve staggered terms of 5 years each and ordinarily will not succeed themselves.