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Space Allocation Committee

Membership 2016-2017:
  • Mitch Robinson, VP for Finance and Administration (Chair)

  • Rex Gandy, Provost
  • Marc Brunner, Director, University Design & Construction  (ex officio)

  • Andy Kean, Director, University Facilities

  • Sherryl Byrd, Vice President, Student Affairs

  • Derek van der Merwe, Vice President, Advancement, Communication and Strategic Initiatives

  • Phyllis Camilleri, Faculty Representative

  • Pamela Gray, Faculty Representative

  • Ryan Honea, Student Representative


All university buildings and land belong to the University as a whole and are subject to assignment and reassignment to meet the institution's overall priorities and needs.  The space allocation committee is charged with the responsibility and authority for reviewing and recommending all Individual space requests, campus wide space plans, and new space planning to the President.

Recommendations to the President are made after careful review of all relevant factors including: adherence to the master plan, compatibility with existing use of space, university strategic priority and cost, space utilization report, legal, environmental and external mandates.  Requests regarding the allocation of academic space are to be directed to the Provost. 

If you have questions, concerns or would like more information about the Space Allocation Committee, please contact: 

                         Mitch Robinson