Join Humboldt State's Strategic Planning Committee

Call for Graduate Student Representative

The President’s Strategic Planning Committee develops, implements, and monitors strategic and operational planning. The Humboldt State University (HSU) strategic planning process is a collaboration between the University Senate, Office of the Provost, and the Office of the President. Using a consultative, campus community-based approach, the committee develops and recommends to the President a strategic plan to guide HSU for a five-year period, AY 2021-2026. In addition, the committee will provide oversight of institutional planning, which includes ensuring the strategic and operational plans are completed, assessed, monitored and updated regularly. 

Details of the Strategic Initiatives Committee

  • Term of the committee: At least one year (Fall 2020 to Fall 2021)
  • Meeting Frequency: Every other Weekly
  • Meeting time: Wednesdays from 11:30am to 1pm
  • Membership Composition: 18 members comprised of faculty, staff, administrators, university senate representatives, students and representation from the City of Arcata
  • Co-Chairs
    • Sherie Gordon, Chief of Staff in the Office of the President & Interim Vice President for Administration & Finance
    • Lisa Bond-Maupin, Acting Deputy Chief of Staff & Special Assistant to the President
    • Mary Virnoche, Chair of the Senate

How do I apply...

  • Email President Finley at with your interest so he can coordinate an interview
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Meeting Dates

  • September 9th
  • Septemeber 30th
  • October 14th
  • October 28th
  • December 2nd
  • December 16th