Task Force on Athletics and Academics

Chancellor’s Task Force on Academics and Athletics, 2014

Mark Brilliant – associate professor of history and American studies

Brandi Wilkens Catanese — associate professor of theater, dance and performance studies/African American studies. Co-chair of Academic Senate Committee, Student Diversity and Academic Development

Margaret Conkey — Class of 1960 Professor Emerita of Anthropology, task force chair

Joseph Crenshaw — Cal alumnus and former football player

Nzingha Dugas — director, African-American Multicultural Student Development Center

Rick Feller — head coach, women’s volleyball

Kai Felton — assistant coach, women’s basketball (academic liaison)

Kirsten Hextrum — Cal Alumna, former crew, currently graduate student in education.

Solomon Hughes — Cal alumnus, men’s basketball, Ph.D.; academic adviser, athletics ( men’s basketball), Stanford University

Rob Likens — assistant coach, football  (academic liaison)

Stefan McClure — student-athlete (football)

Vincent Minjares — senior adviser, Academic Study Center ( men’s basketball)

Mohamed Muqtar — assistant director, Student Services, Intercollegiate Athletics

Richard Rhodes — associate dean, College of Letters and Science – linguistics, chair of Academic Senate Committee on Admissions, Enrollment and Educational Preparation

Jenny Simon-O’Neill — associate director of Athletics, intercollegiate services; Intercollegiate Athletics

David Surratt — interim dean of students

H. Michael Williams — alumnus, wrestling; Board of Trustees, UC Berkeley Foundation

Sheldon Zedeck — professor emeritus, psychology; former vice provost for academic affairs and faculty welfare

Student # 2 — to be finalized (not a student-athlete)