Our leadership teams are comprised of individuals from across our schools and academic units to ensure the diverse interests of our community are represented in project planning and decision-making. Learn more about the purpose and membership of the teams leading the Student Sunrise project below.

Student Sunrise Executive Committee

This group is the final authority for the Student Sunrise project and is responsible for setting and managing the project’s vision, strategy and goals.

Chair

Beverly Wendland,  Provost & Executive Vice Chancellor, Executive Sponsor for the Student Sunrise project

Members

  • Eva Aagaard, Senior Associate Dean for Education, School of Medicine
  • Aaron Bobick, Dean for McKelvey School of Engineering
  • Shantay Bolton, Executive Vice Chancellor & Chief Administrative Officer
  • Mimi Calter, University Librarian and Vice Provost
  • Brian Fiedler, Associate Vice Chancellor for Alumni & Development Programs
  • Anna Gonzalez, Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs
  • Feng Sheng Hu, Dean of Arts & Sciences
  • Pat Matthews, Associate Dean, University College
  • Jessie Minton, Chief Information Officer
  • Vijay Ramani, Vice Provost for Graduate Education, McKelvey School of Engineering
  • Russell Sharp, Interim Executive Director, Office of the Chief Information Officer
  • Amy Kweskin, Vice Chancellor & Chief Financial Officer
  • Mary McKay, Vice Provost of Interdisciplinary Initiatives
  • Amy Walter, Assistant Vice Chancellor for Enterprise Applications

Ex Officio

  • Erin Culbreth, Associate Provost & Student Sunrise Executive Project Director
  • Michael Coffman, Student Sunrise Technical Project Director
  • Beth Lee, Student Sunrise Functional Project Director
  • Ellen Rostand, Assistant Vice Chancellor & Student Sunrise Change Director
Student Sunrise Steering Committee

This group provides direction to the project team on project plans, scope and system design and escalates items like policy changes and risk remediation plans to the Student Sunrise Executive Committee. This group also serves as the primary point of engagement between the project and the schools and academic units.

Chair

Erin Culbreth, Associate Provost & Student Sunrise Executive Project Director

Members

  • Cris Baldwin, Senior Assistant Dean and Registrar, Sam Fox School
  • Georgia Binnington, Associate Dean of Students, Sam Fox School
  • Tim Bono, Assistant Dean for Assessment & Analytics, Student Affairs
  • Keri Disch, University Registrar
  • Carolyn Dufault, Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Sophia Hayes, Vice Dean of Graduate Education, Arts & Sciences
  • Chris Kroeger, Associate Dean for Students, McKelvey School of Engineering
  • Pat Matthews, Associate Dean, University College
  • Joyce Montgomery, Associate Dean of Administration, Olin Business School
  • Steven Rosenblum, Assistant Vice Chancellor for University Initiatives
  • Jessie Runiewicz, Slate Functional Lead
  • Michael Runiewicz, Assistant Vice Provost & Director of Student Financial Services
  • Sara Ryu, Director of Academic Planning, Arts & Sciences
  • Lisa Schmidt, Financial Analyst
  • Jennifer Smith, Vice Provost Educational Initiatives, Office of the Provost
  • Cami Spampani, Executive Director, Graduate Division of Biology and Biomedical Sciences
  • Shannon Ullom, Senior Director of Development Services
  • Josh Walehwa, Assistant Dean of Student Affairs, Brown School
  • Elizabeth Walsh, Associate Dean for Student Services, School of Law
  • Michael Wysession, Executive Director for the Center for Teaching and Learning

Ex Officio

  • Danielle Bristow, Student Sunrise Change Lead
  • Michael Coffman, Student Sunrise Technical Project Director
  • Beth Lee, Student Sunrise Functional Project Director
  • Ellen Rostand, Assistant Vice Chancellor & Student Sunrise Change Director
Student Sunrise Project Directors & Leads

This group is responsible for providing day-to-day project leadership and manages the scope, budget, timeline, resources and priorities for the Student Sunrise project.

Student Sunrise Executive Project Director

Erin Culbreth, Associate Provost

Functional Team Leadership

Beth Lee, Functional Project Director

  • Mecca Baker, Academic Process Lead
  • Trevor Bilhorn, Student Core Functional Lead
  • Stephanie Brelsford, Curriculum Functional Lead
  • Vivian Eberhardt, Student Financials Functional Lead
  • Jeff Herman, Financial Aid Functional Lead
  • Susan Hood, Testing Lead
  • Sue Hosack, Security Lead
  • Lee Koelliker, Advising Functional Lead
  • Kathy Steiner-Lang, Student Core Functional Lead

Technical Team Leadership

Michael Coffman, Technical Project Director

  • Jane Pack, Data Conversion Lead
  • Adam Ulrich, Integrations Lead
  • Todd Zimmermann, Reporting Lead

Change Management Team Leadership

Ellen Rostand, Change Director

  • Danielle Bristow, Change Lead
  • Alexis Kim, Communications Lead
  • Barry Martin, Training Lead
  • Ashby Tyler, Operational Enablement Lead

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