Hearing Officers, Investigators, and Panel Members

The following list of faculty, staff and students serve as hearing officers, investigators, and panel members for student conduct cases.

Please note, student panel members are noted with an asterisk (*) and are not involved in cases related to alleged violations of the University’s Policy on Sexual Misconduct.

As needed, the Office of Student Conduct may designate additional hearing officers, investigators, or panel members (not listed below), provided that they have received the required training to serve in the role.

  • Abel Leon, Office of Equity
  • Adam Taranissi*
  • Afnan Elsheikh*
  • Ahmadu Simpson*
  • Alexandra Schnarre*
  • Amanda DaSilva, Office of Equity
  • Amanda Mueller, Residential Services
  • Amber Galusha-Patel, Residential Services
  • Andre Hebert, Residential Services
  • Ariel Cohen*
  • Barbara Shwom, Weinberg
  • Bernard Foster, Student Affairs
  • Beth Ripperger, Office of the Provost
  • Chelsea Fox, Residential Services
  • Christine DePilla, Office of Student Conduct
  • Claudia Encinas,* Residential Services
  • Colleen Johnston, Office of Equity
  • Constance Wright, Weinberg
  • Corey Portell, Buffett Institute for Global Studies                                                 
  • Dan Amato, Residential Services
  • Dana Spencer,* Residential Services
  • Dani O'Hara, Residential Services
  • Derick Wallace*
  • Dornette Ashley, Student Affairs
  • Dorina A. Rasmussen, Medill
  • Eric Swinehart, Residential Services
  • Ethan Tang*
  • Fiona Sykes, Medill
  • Jacqualyn Casazza, Office of the Registrar
  • Jason McKean, Office of Equity
  • Jennifer Luttig-Komrosky, Residential Services
  • Jessica Scott, Medill
  • Julie Payne-Kirchmeier, Student Affairs
  • Han-Wei Wu* 
  • Heather Cohen, Office of Student Conduct
  • Ish Orkar, Office of Equity
  • Karen Tamburro, Office of Equity
  • Keri Disch, Office of the Registrar
  • Kourtney Gray, Student Affairs
  • Lesley Kagan Wynes, Kellogg                                             
  • Lucas Christain, Office of Student Conduct          
  • Margaret McCarthy, School of Professional Studies
  • Mary Maher, School of Law
  • Melissa Sersland, Medill
  • Michael Deneroff*
  • Michelle Enos, Student Affairs                                                    
  • Michelle Hunter, Residential Services                  
  • Natalie Bautista, School of Law                                                                                          
  • Nate Daigle, Kellogg
  • Nikki Dunham, Residential Services
  • Patricia Nichols, Weinberg
  • Paul Hubinsky, Residential Services
  • Paulina Kijek, Kellogg
  • Puja Patel, School of Law
  • Renzie Chipman,* Residential Services
  • Ryan Sawicki, Weinberg
  • Sandy Sanguino, Feinberg
  • Sean Diament*
  • Sean Kavanaugh, School of Professional Studies
  • Siddhant Ahuja*
  • Theresa Bratanch, Weinberg
  • Todd Adams, Student Affairs
  • Valronica Scales, Residential Services