Vice President/Dean's Advisory Committee

This committee advises the Vice President/Dean on academic matters including proposals for new programs, majors, or degrees, academic policies, and any business referred from the departments, Academic Committee/Curriculum Council, or other committees or groups. The committee also has disciplinary responsibility for cases against students in which the accused student disputes the facts upon which the charges made by the university are based. In disciplinary cases, the Dean of Student Life or appointee will also be actively involved in the process. The advisory committee also recommends general policies and regulations for graduate programs, admission requirements, etc. The Vice President/Dean may also create ad hoc committees to handle academic/student affairs as needed for RGC.

The committee shall consist of RGC academic department chairs and directors of Admissions, Records and Student Services, Business Services, Financial Assistance, Institutional Research/Effectiveness, PR/Media Relations, and the Small Business Development Center.

Faculty Representatives
Chair, Business – Thomas Matula
Chair, Education – Gina Stocks
Chair, Humanities – Jorge Hernandez
Chair, Natural and Behavioral Sciences – Patricia Nicosia
Staff Representatives
Director, Admissions and Records/Student Services - Claudia Wright
Director, Business Services - Delia Ramirez
Director, Financial Aid - Chelsea Ramirez
Director, OIT -
Director, Public and Media Relations - Laura Nelson
Director, SBDC - Elizabeth Peña