University Resources and Planning Committee (URPC)

Membership of URPC

Co-Chair, Faculty SenatorElectedJaime Lancaster (Interim) Monty MolaSchool of Business2025
Co-Chair, Provost and Vice President of Academic AffairsEx-OfficioJenn CappsOffice of Academic AffairsOngoing
Faculty, CNRSAppointedAmy SprowlesDepartment of Biological Sciences2025
Faculty, CAHSSAppointedDave JanettaDepartment of Art & Film2025
Faculty, CPSAppointedRamesh AdhikariSchool of Business2025
Staff DelegateAppointedVacantVacant
Staff DelegateAppointedVacantVacant
University Budget DirectorEx-OfficioAmber BlakesleeUniversity Budget Ongoing
Institutional Research, Analytics, and Reporting DirectorEx-OfficioMichael LeInstitutional Research, Analytics, and Reporting Ongoing
Academic Dean RepresenatitiveAppointedJeff CraneCollege of Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences2025
VP of Adminstration and FinanceEx-OfficioSherie Gordon (interim) Carla Hoʻā Office of Administration & FinanceOngoing
VP of Enrollment Management & Student SuccessEx-OfficioChrissy HollidayOffice of Enrollment ManagementOngoing
Vice President of University AdvancementEx-OfficioFrank WhitlatchOffice of University AdvancementOngoing
Student DelegateAppointedSamuel ParkerAssociated Students2024
Student DelegateAppointedVicente ZavalaAssociated Students2024

Membership Information


  • Co-Chair: Faculty senator (Elected by Senate)
  • Co-Chair: Provost and Vice President of Academic Affairs

Elected Members:

  • Faculty Co Chair 

Appointed Members:

  • 3 Faculty members, appointed by the Appointments and Elections Committee, with preference given to faculty delegates currently serving on the University Senate
  • 1 Academic Dean, appointed by the President
  • 2 Staff delegates, appointed by the Appointments and Elections Committee, with preference given to staff delegates currently on the University Senate
  • 2 Student delegates, appointed by the Associated Students.

Ex-Officio Members:

  • Vice President of Enrollment Management and Student Affairs (or designee)
  • Vice President of Administrative Affairs (or designee)
  • Administrative leader for University Advancement (or designee)


  • 2 years for Faculty and staff members
  • 1 year for Students 


  • Develop and coordinate recommendations for review through the University Executive Committee to the President, regarding all physical aspects of the campus. Includes, but may not be limited to, the assignment of space, building and renovation plans, alteration of the campus grounds, campus planning and design standards, and the prioritization of minor and major capital requests

Voting and Procedural Rights:
Non Voting 

  • Co-Chairs (except that in the case of a tie the faculty co-chair shall vote to break the tie)
  • University Budget Director
  • Institutional Research, Analytics, and Reporting Director
  • Budget Analyst from each Division