Advising Task Force

A. Charge

  1. Develop materials and a plan for implementation for increased advisor training.  
  2. Examine the Charting the Future work plan and develop strategies for Winona State to implement and accelerate in them.
  3. Create a framework to recognize and reward advising that exceeds expectations.
  4. Consider the restructuring of International Student advising.
  5. Discover and define potential areas for improvement regarding advising.

B.  Co-Chairs:  1 selected by IFO; 1 selected by student association

C. Term of membership:

D. Co-chairs will call the first meeting

E. Composition

  • 3 to 4 IFO Members (one Co-Chair)
  • 2 MSUSAASF Members
  • 1 MAPE Member
  • 1 AFSCME Member
  • 3-4 WSU Student Association Members (one Co-Chair)
  • Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs
  • Vice President for Student Life and Development (or staff appointee)
  • Director of Warrior Success Center (Ex-Officio)
  • Chief Information Officer (Ex-Officio)

2017-2018 Membership

  • 3 to 4 IFO Members (one Co-Chair): 1). Sara Hein; 2). Mary Anderson; 3). Jessica Siebenbruner;  4). Craig Upright
  • 2 MSUSAASF Members: 1). Beth Twiton; 2). Jill Quandt
  • 1 MAPE Member: 1). Toby Schmidt
  • 1 AFSCME Member 1). Sandy Hunter
  • 3-4 WSU Student Association Members (one Co-Chair): 1). Ben Reimler; 2). Ben Ellgen; 3). Vacant 4). Vacant
  • Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs: 1). Patricia Rogers
  • Vice President for Student Life and Development (or staff appointee): 1). Denise McDowell
  • Director of Warrior Success Center (Ex-Officio): 1). Ronald Strege
  • Chief Information Officer (Ex-Officio): 1). Kenneth Janz

2016-2017 Membership

  • 3 to 4 IFO Members (one Co-Chair): 1). Sara Hein; 2). Francis Mann; 3). Heather Schmidtknecht; 4). Jessica Siebenbruner
  • 2 MSUSAASF Members: 1). Dia Yang; 2). Justin Loehr
  • 1 MAPE Member: 1). Vacant
  • 1 AFSCME Member 1). Renee Stowell
  • 3-4 WSU Student Association Members (one Co-Chair): 1). Nicole Zimmerman; 2). Ivy Kuhn; 3). Christopher Veeder; 4). Chris Latzig
  • Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs: 1). Patricia Rogers
  • Vice President for Student Life and Development (or staff appointee): 1). Denise McDowell
  • Director of Warrior Success Center (Ex-Officio): 1). Barbara Oertel
  • Chief Information Officer (Ex-Officio): 1). Kenneth Janz

2015-2016 Membership

  • 3 to 4 IFO Members (one Co-Chair): 1). Vacant;  2). Vacant;  3). Vacant;  4). Vacant
  • 2 MSUSAASF Members:  1). Dia Yang;   2). Justin Loehr
  • 1 MAPE Member:  1). Vacant
  • 1 AFSCME Member  1). Sandy Hunter
  • 3-4 WSU Student Association Members (one Co-Chair): 1). Vacant;  2). Vacant;  3). Vacant;  4). Vacant
  • Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs: 1). Patricia Rogers
  • Vice President for Student Life and Development (or staff appointee): 1). Denise McDowell
  • Director of Warrior Success Center (Ex-Officio): 1). Barbara Oertel
  • Chief Information Officer (Ex-Officio): 1). Kenneth Janz