Committees

Enterprise Information Systems (EIS) Steering Committee

Membership is comprised of approximately 20 members representing offices and organizations at Texas A&M University impacted by Compass and Howdy. It includes representatives from the university's branch campuses in Galveston and Qatar, and is led by the Director of Enterprise Information Systems. The committee reviews Compass Work Requests and makes recommendations to the EIS Executive Committee, including those that have a significant policy or financial impact on the university. The committee meets monthly and provides guidance to the EIS team for key decisions such as the schedule for installing Ellucian releases. The committee also communicates EIS issues with faculty, staff, and students of the organizations they represent.

Membership – Student System Representation
  • Academic Operations Committee (AOC) –
  • Associate Vice President for Academic Services – Juan Garza
  • Associate Vice President for Finance and Controller – Gary Barnes
  • Data and Research Services – David Martin
  • Department Heads Steering Committee – Hank Walker
  • Faculty Senate – Vacant (Pending Reappointment)
  • Graduate Operations Committee (GOC) – Vacant (Pending Reappointment)
  • Graduate Student Council - Paul Taele
  • Health Science Center – Amanda Allen
  • Office of Admissions  – Scott McDonald
  • Office of Graduate Studies – Rachel Krolczyk
  • Office of the Registrar – Venesa Heidick
  • Office of the Vice President for Student Affairs – David Sweeney
  • Student Business Services – Jennifer Lightfoot
  • Student Financial Aid – Delisa Falks
  • Student Government Association – Jennifer Graham
  • University Advisors and Counselors – Donna Witt
Branch Campuses
  • Texas A&M University at Galveston – John Kovacevich
  • Texas A&M University at Qatar – Kevin Davis, Kerry Noack
Information Technology
  • Computing and Information Services – Pete Marchbanks
  • Enterprise Information Systems – Ramesh Kannappan
 

Enterprise Information Systems (EIS) Executive Committee

Membership is comprised of the Steering Committee's representatives from the finance and academic services offices, as well as the EIS director (an ex officio member). The committee implements recommendations made by the EIS Steering Committee.
 

Membership –
  • Office of the Provost – Joe Pettibon
  • Office of the Vice President for Finance – Gary Barnes
  • Enterprise Information Systems – Ramesh Kannappan (ex officio)