The Department Advisory Council, a group that was instituted by the state legislature in the Grad Act law, is a group of advisors comprising representatives from academia, business and industry, and the local community. This group serves to help the department to be responsive to the needs of our stakeholders. The council meets once a year to provide feedback and ideas on current departmental issues and future challenges.
2016-17 Advisory Council members:
|Jim Clinton||Chief Executive Officer||CENLA Advantage Partnership|
|Tony Davis||President/CEO||Natchitoches Chamber of Commerce|
|Tish Felts||Communications officer||Transocean (Houston, TX)|
|*Cheryl Garrett||Dept. student||Northwestern State University|
|Julie Kane||Dept. faculty member, retired||Northwestern State University|
|**Jim Mischler||Dept. Head||Northwestern State University|
|Carolyn Roy||Editor||The Natchitoches Times|
|Sherry Talton||Of Counsel||Jackson Lewis P.C. (Seattle, WA)|
|Marjorie Taylor||Executive Director||The Orchard Foundation|
*Khirsten Doolan will serve as alternate.