University Strategic Planning Committee



Kristin Harper
Board of Trustees
Chair Strategic Planning and Performance Measures Committee

Maurice Edington
Provost and Vice President for Academic Affair

Kelly McMurray
AVP for Strategic Planning, Analysis and Institutional Effectiveness

Teri Little-Berry
Associate Vice President for Enrollment Management & Student Success

Linda Barge-Miles
Chief of Staff

Nigel Edwards
Associate Vice President for Student Affairs/Administration & Assessment

Tonya Jackson
Assistant Vice President and University Controller

Nichole Murray
University Budget Director

Genyne Boston
Associate Provost for Faculty and Academic Affairs

Lewis Johnson
Associate Provost for Student Success and Strategic Initiatives

Valencia Matthews
Dean, College of Social Sciences, Arts and Humanities

Cynthia Hughes Harris
Dean, School of Allied Health Sciences

Brandi Tatum-Fedrick
Assistant Vice President, University Advancemen

Carmen Cummings
Assistant Vice President for University Engagement/Alumni Affairs

Keith Miles
Director, Office of Communications

Derrick Coffin
Associate Vice President for Research

Gregory Clark
President, FAMU National Alumni Associatio

Jemal Gibson
Chair, FAMU Foundation Board of Directors

Cynthia Ramkellawan
College of Law (Faculty Representative)

Novell Tani
College of Social Sciences, Arts and Humanities (Faculty Representative)

Maurice Gilbert
(Student Representative)

Jayda Miller
(Student Representative)

Sha'Ron James
(Community Representative)
Staff Support
Khoi To
Assistant Vice President, Institutional Research and Analytics

Brandi Newkirk
Director, Accreditation and Planning

Valeria Singleton
Special Assistant to the Provost





Contact Us/Feedback

Contact Us/Feedback The University Strategic Planning Committee extends its appreciation to all of the stakeholders and supporters who provided input during this process. Additional comments for future consideration can be provided via this contact form on the right or email us at

More information about the work of the committee and the planning process can be found on the FAQ page.