The University Budget Advisory Committee (UBAC) advises the President on broad policy and priority issues related to the University's budget resources. UBAC reviews the campus budget within the context of the campus strategic plan and annual goals, considers specific budgetary issues as requested by the President, and organizes and holds open hearings to review the relationships among division budget requests, the university's strategic priorities and the President's annual goals and/or priorities.


Committee Members

Ms. Eileen Hamilton, 
Chair Alumna/Community Representative 

Ms. Julia Reynoso, M.B.A., Associate Chair
Facilities Planning & Finance

Faculty Representatives

Dr. Elaine Peterson, FBAC Representative, 
Department of Economics, Agricultural Studies, and Social Sciences
College of Arts, Humanities, & Social Sciences

Dr. Dave Colnic, Professor, Political Science and Public Administration
College of Arts, Humanities, & Social Sciences 

Dr. Stuart Wooley, Professor, Biology Department
College of Sciences

Staff Representatives

Ms. Lori Phillips, Administrative Analyst, College of Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences

​Ms. Andrea Martin, Administrative Analyst, Housing & Residential Life  

Student Representatives

Ms. Sandra Loza, ASI Vice President
Ms. Cymoril-Jessica P. Sonico, ASI Board of Director member for the College of Science

Administration Representatives

Dr. James Tuedio, Dean College of Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences

Dr. John Tillman, Director of Institutional Research


​Ms. Michelle Legg, University Budget Manager