University Discrimination Grievance Committee



To exercise jurisdiction over all student, faculty, staff, and University admission or employment complaints of discrimination other than those initiated under an existing collective bargaining agreement complaint procedure. Eight regular members serve staggered multi-year terms. Members include two students nominated by the ASUM President; two faculty members nominated by the Faculty Senate Executive Committee; two staff members nominated by the Staff Senate Executive Committee; and two administration representatives nominated by the President.


Lucy France, Legal Counsel


Andrew King-Ries, Professor, School of Law

FACULTY (Two; Five-year terms)  

Valerie Hedquist, School of Art (2020)

Andrew King-Ries, School of Law (2020)

STAFF (Two; Five-year terms) 

Luke Alford, Health and Human Performance (2020)

Mara Baldwin, Graduation Coordinator (2021)

STUDENT (Two; Two-year terms)  

Betsy Story

Chase Greenfield


President's Appointees (Two; Five-year terms)  

Judy Fredenberg, Research and Sponsored Programs (2020)

Cary Shimek, University Relations (2020)

Updated July 2017