Rebecca Hartley (co-chair) Melore Nielsen (co-chair)Matt BishopPeter BrousJanet CantelonNick Coffman Adair DingleMichelle EtchartAndrea FrangiLuke GreenCharles LawrenceGreg MagnanCraig MalleryMonica NixonLaurie PrinceLaurie PrinceMo-Kyung SinMary-Antoinette SmithAlvin SturdivantOlufemi TaiwoJean TangTim WilsonMichael Andrews (Co-Advisor)Andrea McDowell (Co-Advisor)Pauline Benson (Coordinator)
Recruits, reviews, and selects nine Sullivan Leadership Awardees each year from 13 western states: Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, Utah, Washington and Wyoming. Winners receive tuition, lodging, and meals for each of four years of study at SU. For more information about the competition please see the Sullivan website.
Recommendatory to the President
Monthly meetings are scheduled fall quarter and weekly meetings are scheduled winter quarter. Extensive time is required outside meetings for committee members to read and evaluate applications. Committee members attend the Leaders' Day and Finalists' Day events of the competition.
The 22-member committee is appointed in collaboration with the Sullivan Oversight Team and consists of the following: • 11 staff • 9 faculty members • 2 administrators. The 11 staff positions are from the following areas: • 3 from Admissions (including the Dean), ongoing • 1 from Student Financial Services, ongoing • 1 from the Office of Multicultural Affairs, ongoing • 1 from New Student Programs, ongoing • 1 from Office of Fellowships, ongoing • 1 from Mission and Ministry, ongoing • 3 from Student Development, rotating 4-year terms The 9 faculty positions are chosen to represent the various undergraduate colleges and schools and serve 5-year terms. The 2 administrators are from the Office of the Provost and from Student Development with one permanent position each. The committee is co-chaired by one of the faculty members (5-year term) and by the Dean of Admissions (ongoing).
Sullivan Leadership Oversight Team (Charles Lawrence, Ph.D., Associate Provost for Academic Achievement; Jacquelyn Miller, Ph.D., Associate Provost for Faculty Affairs; and Marilyn Crone, Vice President for Enrollment Management).
Attendance and general accomplishments to be recorded for each meeting.
Rebecca Hartley, Ph.D., Dept. of Biology, x5489 or RHARTLEY@seattleu.edu Melore Nielsen, Dean of Admissions, x5813 or MNIELSEN@seattleu.edu
The Sullivan Leadership Award was first established in 1989 as a Washington state program to support five student leaders and thereby promote leadership and service for others through ethical vision. As of Academic year 2010 it has grown to include thirteen states with nine awardees. Award recipients are referred to as Sullivan Leaders.