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Phi Beta Kappa

Executive Council

At the start of each spring semester, the Executive Council assesses student qualifications as provided in grade reports from USC's Office of the Registrar.

Executive Council Officers

President
Gwen Geidel
Research Professor and
Undergraduate Director, School of the Earth, Ocean, and Environment
College of Arts and Sciences
geidel@environ.sc.edu

President-Elect
D. Eric Holt
Associate Professor, Languages, Literatures, and Cultures
Spanich Program Director and Spanish Graduate Advisor
College of Arts and Sciences
holt@sc.edu

Secretary
Ward Briggs
Distinguished Professor Emeritus, Languages, Literatures and Cultures
briggsw@mailbox.sc.edu

Treasurer
Duncan Buell
Professor, Computer Science and Engineering, Engineering and Computing
buell@cec.sc.edu

Past President
Chappell Wilson
Assistant Dean for Administration, South Carolina Honors College
cswilson@mailbox.sc.edu


Executive Council Members

Lorraine Aun
Director, International Support for Faculty and Staff
aun@mailbox.sc.edu

Mark Cooper
Professor, English Language and Literature, Film and Media Studies Program, College of Arts and Sciences
coopermg@mailbox.sc.edu

Cynthia Davis
Professor of English and Associate Dean for Arts, Humanities, and Communications
College of Arts and Sciences
cjdavis@sc.edu

Christy Friend
Professor, English Language and Literature, College of Arts and Sciences
Director, Center for Teaching Excellence
chfriend@mailbox.sc.edu

Michelle Hardy
Division of Administration and Finance
hardymt@mailbox.sc.edu

Heather Heckman
Director of Moving Image Research Collections
University Libraries
heckmanh@mailbox.sc.edu

Eric Holt
Associate Professor, Languages, Literatures, and Cultures, Arts and Sciences
holt@sc.edu

Douglas Meade
Associate Dean for Curriculum, Instruction, and Assessment, Colleges of Arts and Science
Associate Professor, Department of Mathematics
meade@mailbox.sc.edu

Kirk Randazzo
Professor, Political Science, College of Arts and Sciences
Director, Carolina Leadership Initiative
randazzo@mailbox.sc.edu

Sarah Wise
Retired Faculty, HRSM
wisel@bellsouth.net

Sandra Kelly (ex-officio)
Vice Provost and Dean of Undergraduate Studies
sjkelly@sc.edu