SWUSITT is an organization of design, production,

and technology professionals, educators, and students.


Committee on Symposium Planning:

The Committee on Symposium Planning shall meet to offer guidance on planning of the annual winter symposium, resolve any issues with regards to planning, and setup that does not require a meeting of the board of directors.

2019 Planning Committee

  April Keith, Chair - V.P. for Programming, Pres-Elect

​  George Curry - President

​  Cheri DeVol - ​Director at Large, Host Representative 

  Skylar Jones- Student, Director At Large

  Jessica Hightower - Student, Director At Large

  Charles Page - Treasurer
  Nathan Stanaland - V.P. Membership.

​   Michelle Ney- Member-at-Large, Host Representative
  Jennifer Saxton ​- Secretary, Ex Officio

Committee on Membership:

The Committee on Membership shall meet to offer guidance on membership initiatives for the organization.

  Nathan Stanaland, Chair - V.P. for Membership

​  George Curry - President

​  April Keith - President Elect

   Michelle Harvey - Student, Director At Large

​   Jennifer Saxton ​- Secretary, Ex Officio

The Chair of each committee should prepare a meeting/conference calendar for memebers in order to facilitate discussion and implementation of proposals.

The Nominations Committee should prepare an updated calendar of elections by year.

The Awards committee should prepare a schedule in preparation for rules amendments for symposium, and recommendations for yearly service awards, and resolutions.

The Symposium Planning committee will prepare a schedule to meet/conference no less than twice per month until the intial symposium schedule is presented Oct 1, Adjudicators Presented Nov 1, Revisions Dec 1. Additional meetings maybe required in weeks leading to Symposium and should be scheduled and planned by the chair of the committee.

There may be additional committees, or ad hoc committees created as the need arises.

Article VI – Committees, Section 1 Committees states:
"Committees of the organization shall be appointed, when practicable, by the President to serve for a one year term of office for the purposes herein designated. The following are the Standing Committees of the Section. Their size, composition, and the presidency shall be determined at the pleasure of the President. The President, during his/her tenure of office, shall have the authority to appoint Ad Hoc Committees Chairs."

​Any member wishing to offer service on a committee should contact the chair of the committee, or the President of the Board.


Committee on Nominations:

"The Committee on Nominations shall be responsible for selecting the annual slate of Officers and Directors to be voted on by the membership (Article V)."

  Kristina Hanssen, Chair, Immediate Past President

​  Chris Cole - Director at Large

​  Skylar Jones - Student Director at Large

​  George Curry - President, Chair Board of Directors

  Charles Page - Treasurer

​  Rayna Dexter- Secretary, Ex-Officio

Committee on Awards and Resolutions:

The Committee on Awards and Resolutions shall prepare nominations for annual awards presented by the organization; and resolve any dispute, in executive session, that may arise from any other award or potential award made in the name of the organization.

  Charles Page, Chair - Treasurer

​  George Curry - President

​  TBA - V.P. for Development

​  April Keith - V.P. Programming

​  Kristina Hanssen - ​Immediate Past President

​  Jennifer Saxton- Secretary, Ex-Officio

  Jessica Hightower- Student, Director At Large

Committee on Communication:

The Committee on Communication shall meet to offer guidance on membership communication initiatives, branding and marketing for the organization.

  Uldarico Sarmientio, Chair - V.P. for Communications

​  Jessica Hightower - Student, Director At Large  

  Chris Cole ​- Director at Large

  George Curry - President

​  Ben Shurr - ​Director at Large

​  Jennifer Saxton ​- Secretary, Ex Officio

Committee on Bylaws:

"The Committee on By-Laws shall be responsible to review and recommend amendments as necessary to the By-Laws"

  George Curry, Chair - President, Chair BOD 

​  Jennifer Saxton - Secretary  

  Ben Shurr - Director at Large

​  April Keith - President Elect

​  Charles Page - Treasurer

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