Resource Planning & Advisory Committee



The Resource Planning and Advisory Committee consists of the following:

  • One full-time faculty member from each college, elected by faculty within his/her college
  • Chair shall be elected from the faculty members elected to committee
  • One Dean selected annually by the Provost
  • One representative from Administration & Finance selected annually by Vice President of Administration & Finance
  • One representative from University Advancement selected annually by Vice President of University Advancement
  • One representative from Student Affairs selected annually by Vice President of Student Affairs
  • One representative from President's staff selected annually
  • One representative from Athletics selected annually by University President
  • One undergraduate student appointed by Student Government Association (SGA) president
  • One graduate student selected annually by Graduate Student Association (GSA)
  • Chair of Academic Senate and President of AAUP, ex-officio and voting
  • Provost, ex-officio and non-voting
  • Senior Vice President and CFO, ex-officio and non-voting

Voting Members

Name unit term
Mary Carter CHP 2020
Qing Li COE 2021
Steven Satta COFAC 2021
Rick Davis Library 2021
Babu Baradwaj, Chair CBE 2022
Jim Roberts CLA 2022
Joel Moore FCSM  2022
Shohreh Kaynama Dean Representative, CBE  
Natalie Dabrowski Marketing & Communication  
Christina Morgan Strategic Partnerships & Applied Research  
Elizabeth Carbone University Advancement  
Bonnie Lingelbach Student Affairs  
Matt Chambers Athletics  
Joel Bolling Inclusion & Institutional Equity  
Yohannes Sium SGA  
Johnathan Beckett GSA  

Ex-Officio Voting

Name Role
Danny Mydlack AAUP / Faculty Association
Jennifer Ballengee Academic Senate
Joyce Garczynski Faculty Salary Review Committee 
Mary Cowles Staff Senate Treasurer

Ex-Officio Non-Voting

Name Role
 Carol Wettersten Administration & Finance 
 Gary Levy Office of the Provost


The Resource Planning and Advisory Committee will serve as the Academic Senate’s representative voice into Towson University’s annual resource planning process. The committee will support the university in a consultative manner by reviewing, advising, and recommending on the following:

  1. Annual funding priorities plan;

  2. Annual tuition and fee plan;
  3. Amendments or modification to the ten year capital plan;
  4. Changes to the fiscal policies of the university;
  5. Funding priorities in the event of a financial crisis.