Saturday Evening Concert Rescheduled

Saturday evening's Symphonic Winds and Bison Jazz Orchestra concert has been rescheduled for Monday, March 2 at 5 p.m.

Teams

Faculty, staff, alumni, administration and trustees worked together to craft the strategic plan OBU 2020. The University Planning Advisory Council worked with three special teams tasked with evaluating core values, environmental conditions and university needs. Those teams are listed below.

University Planning Advisory Council

UPAC Task Force to Enhance Academic Services, Programs and Support

  • Canaan Crane, Chair
  • Alan Bandy
  • Gary Nickerson
  • Stan Norman
  • Jimmy Young

UPAC Task Force to Expand Student Scholarships

  • Jonna Raney, Chair
  • Gina Kraft
  • Mark McClellan
  • Glenn Sanders
  • Will Smallwood

UPAC Task Force to Advance Student Services

  • Dale Griffin, Chair
  • Peter Purin
  • Paul Roberts
  • Brandon Skaggs

UPAC Task Force to Strengthen Marketing and Enrollment Management

  • Bruce Perkins, Chair
  • Debbie Blue
  • Paula Gower
  • Scott Harris
  • David Houghton

UPAC Task Force to Enrich Quality of Life for OBU Employees

  • Larry Walker, Chair
  • Mike Johnson
  • Ken Gabrielse
  • David Shannon

UPAC Task Force to Reinforce Faculty Development

  • Pam Robinson, Chair
  • Brian Camp
  • Lana Bolhouse
  • Lauri Fluke
  • Jennifer McQuade

UPAC Task Force to Improve University Relations

  • Randy Smith, Chair
  • Jennifer Barnett
  • Robert Davenport
  • Robbie Henson
  • Wendell Lang
  • FM&S Director

Core Values Team

 

Dr. Kaylene Barbe, Professor of Communication Studies

Dale Griffin, Dean of Spiritual Life

Dr. Carol Humphrey, Professor of History

Dr. Mark McClellan, Dean of the Herschel H. Hobbs College of Theology and Ministry

Dr. Linda McElroy, Professor of Kinesiology and Leisure Studies

Dr. Dan Reeder, Professor of Business

Dr. Pam Robinson, Dean of the College of Humanities and Social Sciences

Dr. Stan Norman, Provost and Executive Vice President for Campus Life

Core Values Team Chair

Scanning Team

Dr. Debbie Blue, Dean of the James E. Hurley College of Science and Mathematics

Odus Compton, Director of Student Ministry

Cynthia Gates, Director of Events, Conference and Camps

Lori Hagans, Executive Director of OBU Alumni Association

Dr. Kevin Hall, Hollums Chair of Bible

Monica Mullins, Assistant Dean of Enrollment Management and Director of Student Success

Dr. Ben Myers, Associate Professor of English

Bruce Perkins, Dean of Enrollment Management

Jonna Raney, Director of Student Financial Services

Dr. Bret Roark, Ralph and Marie Barby Chair of Psychology

Randy Smith, Executive Vice President for Business and Administrative Services

Scanning Team Chair

Needs Evaluation Team

Dr. Debbie Blue, Dean of the James E. Hurley College of Science and Mathematics

Bill Holley, Interim Vice President for Development

Dr. Stan Norman, Provost and Executive Vice President for Campus Life

Dr. John Powell, Professor of History

Dr. Glenn Sanders, Professor of History

Randy Smith, Executive Vice President for Business and Administrative Services

Dr. Craig Walker, Wheeler Professor of Economics

Dr. David Whitlock, President

John Parrish, Centennial Committee Chairman

Needs Evaluation Team Chair