Distance Education Committee

Functions:

  1. Reviews policies and guidelines, and recommends changes to support quality distance education programs.
  2. Established standards of good practice for distance education course development and delivery based on SACS and THECB guidelines.
  3. Assists in the analysis of evaluation for distance education student support services, and recommends changes to improve activities and outcomes.
  4. Advises staff on faculty development and resources needed to design, develop and implement quality distance education courses.

Recommendations: Forwarded to the Academic and Student Affairs Council.

Meetings FY19:  1:00–2:30pm, HLC Room 2218 on the following dates: September 7, 2018, November 2, 2018, and HLC Room 2219 on January 25, 2019 and April 5, 2019.

Agendas & Minutes 
If you have any questions about this committee, please contact Pam Montalbano, 223-0422.

Co-Chair: Dr. Erasmus Addae, Associate Vice President of Distance Education, 512-223-0423.

Co-Chair: TBA

Membership

PositionNameAppointed byCampusPhoneEmail
Associate Vice President of Distance EducationErasmus AddaePositionRRC3-0423erasmus.addae@austincc.edu
Interim Director, Virtual College of TexasClark PetersonPositionRRC3-0408cpeterso@austincc.edu
Interim Director, Instructional Development ServicesTBAPositionTBATBATBA
LMS Analyst, Distance LearningLaTasha HusseyPositionRRC3-0421latasha.hussey@austincc.edu
Specialist, Distance Education DesignAmy SetterPositionRRC3-0418amy.setter@austincc.edu
Library Services, Distance Education LiaisonTBAPositionTBATBATBA
Counselor, Distance EducationCarol TownsendPositionRVS3-6081townsend@austincc.edu
Representatives of Job Functions or College Offices
(1-year terms)
Workforce CE CoordinatorTBADirector, Workforce Development CenterTBATBATBA
Instructional Design SpecialistMarion MooreInstructional Development ServicesCYP3-2177marian.moore@austincc.edu
Student Retention and Intervention ManagerApril WhalenAVP, Student Success & AnalyticsRRC3-0075april.whalen@austincc.edu
Coordinator, Business Testing ServicesTBAVP, Student ServicesTBATBATBA
Instructional DeanSam Echevarria-CruzVP, InstructionRGC3-3770sechevar@austincc.edu
Representatives of ACC Constituencies
(1-year terms)
Full-Time Faculty SenateHeather SyrettAssociation Pres.RVS3-6284hsyrett@austincc.edu
Full-Time Faculty SenateKerri PopeAssociation Pres.TBATBAkpope@austincc.edu
Full-Time Faculty SenateLeila LibermanAssociation Pres.EVC3-5711leila.liberman@austincc.edu
Full-Time Faculty SenateStacy HundleyAssociation Pres.EVC3-5181stacy.hundley@austincc.edu
Full-Time Faculty SenateWayne ButlerAssociation Pres.TBA3-0278wbutler@austincc.edu
Full-Time Faculty SenateSuzanne StambauchAssociation Pres.NRG3-4035suzanne.stambaugh@austincc.edu
Full-Time Faculty SenateWendy LymAssociation Pres.EVC3-5952wlym@austincc.edu
Full-Time Faculty SenateNick SarantakesAssociation Pres.HLC3-7455sarantak@austincc.edu
Full-Time Faculty SenateSarah StrongAssociation Pres.RVS3-6260sstrong@austincc.edu
Full-Time Faculty SenateAl PurcellAssociation Pres.RGC3-3398apurcell@austincc.edu
Full-Time Faculty SenateVanessa NicholsAssociation Pres.EVC3-5788vanessa.nichols@austincc.edu
Full-Time Faculty SenateTBAAssociation Pres.TBATBATBA
Full-Time Faculty SenateZoe VanSandtAssociation Pres.SAC3-9213vansandt@austincc.edu
Adjunct Faculty AssociationShih-Ting LeeAssociation Pres.RRC3-0113slee12@austincc.edu
Adjunct Faculty AssociationTBAAssociation Pres.TBATBATBA
Professional-Technical AssociationRachel BarreraAssociation Pres.PIN3-8082rachel.barrera@austincc.edu
Classified Employees AssociationTBAAssociation Pres.TBATBATBA