Graduate Travel Finance Committee
The Graduate Travel Committee is responsible for working with the SGA to award Student
Activity Fund money to graduate students for travel to conferences.
Committee Chair: Kaitlin Duckett
Committee Members: Le'Trice Donaldson, Andre Favors, Kathryn Jones, Yolanda Manning, Chris O'Brien, Kelli
O'Brien, Diego Velasquez Pulgarin, Chuck Robinson, & Lisa Sikkink
Graduate Education Week Planning Committee
The Graduate Education Week Planning Committee is responsible for planning and coordinating
events and activities for Graduate Education Week, which takes place during the first
week of April.
Committee Members: Yolanda Manning, Kelli O'Brien, & Lisa Sikkink
Student Research Forum Committee
The Student Research Forum Committee organizes and coordinates the Student Research
Forum, which is a University of Memphis-hosted Graduate Education Week event.
Committee Chair: Diego Velasquez Pulgarin
Committee Members: Chris O'Brien, Kelli O'Brien, Kathryn Jones & Lisa Sikkink
Graduate Assistant Healthcare Initiative Committee
The Graduate Assistant (GA) Healthcare Initiative Committee works towards providing
University of Memphis-sponsored healthcare plans to GA's.
Committee Chair: Josh Dohmen
Committee Members: Nana Boateng & Le'Trice Donaldson
Professional Development Committee
The Professional Development Committee plans and coordinates the professional development
seminars for graduate students at the University of Memphis.
Committee Members: Nana Boateng, Andre Favors, Kelli O'Brien, & David Taylor
If you are interested in serving on any of the listed committees, please contact the
GSA President, Kaitlin Duckett (email@example.com).