Global Education Committee

The Global Education Committee serves as an advisory committee for the Wang Center for Global and Community Engaged Education. This includes, but is not limited, to: reviewing study away policies and procedures, assessing the academic quality of approved programs offered to PLU students, promoting and advocating for Wang Center initiatives, and connecting the Wang Center to the rest of the campus community.

View the Global Education Plan.

2022-23 Global Education Committee

NameGEC RoleCommunity AffiliationEnd of Term
Jenny JamesChairAssociate Professor of English2023
Laura ShneidmanSecretaryAssociate Professor of Psychology2023
Heather MathewsSecretaryAssociate Professor of Art and Design2024
Jennifer RhyneSecretaryAssociate Professor of Flute and Music Theory2025
Rebecca WilliamsAdvisory MemberStudent Success Advisor, Academic Advisingongoing
Angie HambrickAdvisory MemberAssistant Vice President for Diversity, Justice, and Sustainabilityongoing
Joanna GregsonAdvisory MemberProvost and Vice President for Academic Affairsongoing
Paul ManfrediAdvisory MemberChina Gateway Program Director and Professor of Chineseongoing
Tamara WilliamsAdvisory MemberExecutive Director of the Wang Center and Professor of Hispanic Studiesongoing
TBDStudent Representative