The collection includes memoranda, correspondence, agendas, minutes, and other documents pertaining to the University Planning
Committee (UPC) at Pepperdine University from 1993-2006.
The University Planning Committee is the body responsible for coordinating university-level assessment, planning, program
review, and resource allocation processes. Its membership includes the president, the vice presidents, the provost (chair),
the vice provost, each of the deans of the five schools, three faculty representatives, and other executives who manage key
areas, such as the director of athletics and the dean of libraries. The UPC facilitates the annual process for considering
tuition and housing rates; the annual budgeting process; reviewing the findings of academic and co-curricular program reviews;
and articulating and monitoring strategic initiatives at the university level. Past committee members include David Baird,
Andrew Benton, Charles Runnels, Darryl Tippens, Rick Marrs, Hilary Baker, Beth Barraco, Brad Cheves, Robert Cochran, Yolanda
Cunning, Mark Davis, Gary Hanson, Rick Johnson, Chip Moore, Jeff Pippin, William Larson, Paul Lasiter, Linda Livingstone,
Richardson Lynn, Velios Kodomichalos, Cindy Miller-Perrin, Cary Mitchell, Charles Nelson, Darlene Rivas, Mark Roosa, Kenneth
Starr, Brian Thomason, Margaret Weber, James Wilburn, Carol Chase, Farzin Madjidi, Nancy Magnusson, Alex Pang, Norm Fischer,
Steve Hewgley, Rick Johnson, Shirley Roper, Nikolai Wasilewski, John Watson, and Kelly Young.