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Veterans Advisory Council

Sherri Benn, Assistant Vice President, Institutional Inclusive Excellence for Student Initiatives, Co-Chair (T)
Melissa Hyatt, Associate University Registrar, University Registrar, Co-Chair (R)

Eric Amidon, Coordinator, Academic Student Services, Round Rock Campus (R)
Harlan Ballard, Coordinator, Outreach Assessment and Retention, Disability Services (R)
David Beadle, Director and Site Supervisor, Veteran Academic Success Center (R)
Anson Davis, Coordinator, Veteran's Benefits, Veteran Affairs (T)
Kama Davis, Staff Attorney, Dean of Students (R)
Elise Decker, Senior Undergraduate Admission Specialist, Undergraduate Admissions (R)
Carol Dochen, Director, Student Learning Assistance Center (T) 
Charles Evers, Supervisor, Applied Arts Advising Center, Academic Advising (R)
Ray Gonzalez, Program Specialist-Scholarships, Financial Aid and Scholarships (R)
Cheryl Nickel, Counseling Specialist, Counseling Center
Jaime Rodriguez, Coordinator, Student Veterans Programs, Institutional Inclusive Excellence for Student Initiatives (T)
Katherine Selber, Chancellor's Fellow, Texas State University System, Professor, Social Work (R)
Chad Willis, User Services Consultant II, Managed Services (T)
Lindsey Wilson, Student Development Specialist II, Graduate College (R)
Ross Wood, Assistant Director, Career Services (T)
To Be Named, Faculty Senate (R)

Student Member:
Brandon Oles, President, Veterans Alliance of Texas State (VAT) (R)
To Be Named, Representative, Student Government (R)

Function:
The Veteran Advisory Council (VAC) provides advice and support for services and programs designed to promote retention, success, and facilitate the transition into college for military veteran and military connected students.