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Strategic Budget & Planning Council



“The University Budget and Planning Council shall provide a new, transparent and inclusive process for the planning, budgeting and assessment of university strategic directions, investments, and facilities. The Council shall be advisory to the President. It will ensure that the University’s strategic plan and mission guide resource allocations and investments.”

 Read the full charge here


All SBPC Minutes and Agendas are posted HERE


All meetings are held in the Thomson Boardroom in Ballentine Hall unless otherwise noted

  • Tuesday, January 23  2:30-4:00PM.
  • Tuesday, February 20  2:30-4:00PM. CANCELLED
  • Tuesday, March 27  2:30-4:00PM.
  • Tuesday, April 24  2:30-4:00PM.
  • Tuesday, May 15  2:30-4:00PM.
  • Tuesday, June 12  1:00-4:00PM.
  • Wednesday, June 13  2:00-5:00PM, Memorial Union, Atrium 2.
  • Tuesday, June 19  1:00-4:00PM.


As of April 4, 2018

  • Staff: 
  • Donald DeHayes, Chair SBPC Provost & Vice President for Academic Affairs
  • Abigail Rider, Vice Chair SBPC Vice President for Administration & Finance
  • Kathy Collins Vice President for Student Affairs
  • Peter Snyder Vice President of Research & Economic Development
  • Naomi Thompson Associate Vice President for Community, Equity and Diversity
  • Thorr Bjorn Director, Athletics
  • Samuel Adams Assistant Director, Public Safety 
  • Ellen Reynolds Director, Health Services 
  • Kimberly Stack, Director, Interns & Experiential Learn
  • Faculty: 
  • Faye Boudreaux-Bartels Professor Electrical, Computer & Bio Engineering
  • Jeffrey Konin Professor/Dept. Chair, Physical Therapy
  • Kathy Jervis Professor, College of Business
  • Mark Conley Chair, Faculty Senate
  • Deans/Associate Deans: 
  • John Kirby Dean, College of Environment & Life Sciences 
  • Patricia Morokoff Associate Dean, Arts & Sciences
  • Barbara Wolfe Dean, College of Nursing
  • Community Member: 
  • David Bergeron External Representative
  • Students: 
  • Oleg Kazakov President, Graduate Student Association
  • Adriana Wilding President, URI Student Senate
  • URI Foundation Member: 
  • Adam Quinlan Chief Financial Officer, URI Foundation
  • Staff & Advisory Support: 
  • Ann Morrissey Special Assistant to the Provost for Academic Planning
  • Linda Barrett Director, Budget & Financial Planning

Download the current membership list (pdf)

Download the previous membership list (pdf)

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