President’s Culture Commission Members

Wanda M. Austin, USC interim president
Academic Senate: Yaniv Bar-Cohen, president of the Academic Senate
Staff Assembly: Jeffrey de Caen, president of the Staff Assembly
GSG: Jocelyn Yip, president of the Graduate Student Government
USG: Debbie Lee, president of the Undergraduate Student Government

Dean Position: Laura Mosqueda, dean, Keck School of Medicine of USC

Dean Position: Willow Bay, dean, USC Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism

Faculty Position: Paul Rosenbloom, professor of computer science (USC Viterbi School of Engineering) and director for cognitive architecture research (USC Institute for Creative Technologies)

Faculty Position: Renee Smith-Maddox, clinical professor of social work; associate dean of diversity, equity and inclusion (USC Suzanne Dworak-Peck School of Social Work)

Faculty Position: Alison Wilcox, associate professor of clinical radiology, Keck School of Medicine of USC and medical director of Keck Hospital of USC

Staff Position: Renee Almassizadeh, program specialist, Middle East Studies program, USC Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences

Staff Position: Tammy Capretta, chief administrative integration and risk officer, Keck Medicine of USC and assistant vice president, healthcare compliance, Office of Compliance

Staff Position: Erika Chesley, associate director for engagement and communications marketing, Auxiliary Services; communications chairman, USC Staff Assembly

Supporting the President’s Culture Commission

  • Michael Quick, provost and senior vice president for academic affairs
  • Carol Mauch Amir, senior vice president for legal affairs and professionalism
  • James Staten, senior vice president for finance and chief financial officer
  • David Wright, interim vice president for administration (to be replaced by the senior vice president for human resources, when filled)
  • Stacy Giwa, vice president for ethics and compliance and chief compliance officer
  • Ben Holstein, assistant vice president, business operations