Public Functions

Public Functions Committee is composed of ten university faculty members, appointed by the Provost for five-year terms, and the University Marshal who chairs the committee. It supervises appearances of the Faculty and students at Fall Convocation, Founders' Day, Law Commencement, Undergraduate Baccalaureate and Commencement, and other official occasions such as presidential inaugurations.

Maryanne Simurda, Chair and University Marshal, 2009-2019

Ex Officio Members:
Randolph Hare, Director of Management and Operations, University Facilities

University Marshal and Ten Appointed Faculty Members - Two annually for five-year term:
Mohamed Kamara - 2009-2014
Maryanne Simurda - 2009-2014
Haley Sigler - 2013-2014
Christopher Schall - 2012-2015 (replacing Katherine Crowley - 2010-2015)
Nathan Feldman - 2010-2015
Nathan Shearer - 2013-2014 (replacing Mónica González - 2010-2015)
Fiona Watson - 2010-2015
Stephan Fafatas - 2011-2015
Doug Cumming - 2011-2016
Jenefer Davies - 2012-2017
Lynn Chin - 2013-2018
Christine Clancy - 2013-2018