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Faculty Professional Development Advisory Committee

FPD Advisory Committee Charge

The role of the FPD Advisory Committee is to support and inform the Faculty Chair of Professional Development in defining, meeting and assessing the goals of the FPD program. 


Membership will consist of a faculty member from each division to ensure that the needs of each are represented.  The Committee meets once a month on Fridays from noon to 1 p.m. Appointments are for a two year term. 

FPD Advisory Committee

Faculty Chair of Professional Development: Jennifer Kelley, Library


  • Arts, Communication, and Hospitality: Natilie Williams, Speech Communications
  • Business and Applied Technology: Bob Clark, HVACR
  • Counseling and Advising: Jim Finno, Counseling
  • Liberal Arts: Jill Salas, English
  • Library: Christine Kickels, Library
  • Nursing and Health Sciences: Marliene Tobin
  • Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math: Erica Hotsinpiller, Mathematics
  • Social Behavioral Sciences: Sarah Butler, Psychology

Global Education Faculty Liaison

  • Shamili Ajgaonkar, Biology

Ex Officio Members

  • Judy Coates, Manager, Employee Development Center
  • Jorge Nieto, Associate Vice President, Academic Affairs
  • Tim Sweeney, Interim Assistant Manager, Learning Technologies
  • Sonia Watson, Dean of Adjunct Faculty

Contact Information

Faculty Chair of Professional Development
(630) 942-2383
Student Resource Center (SRC), Room 1107

Learning Technologies
(630) 942-2490
Berg Instructional Center (BIC), Room 3401

Adjunct Faculty Support
Berg Instructional Center (BIC), Room 2051

Employee Development Center
(630) 942-3805
Student Resource Center (SRC), Room 1105/1107