Our Mission & Responsibilities

(2-term limit) The Intercollegiate Athletics Advisory Council oversees all aspects of the University of Northern Iowa's athletic program. Its primary responsibility is to monitor policies and activities related to the academic quality and integrity of the institution and the welfare of student athletes. It also (a) supports the development and maintenance of a competitive intercollegiate athletic program which reflects favorably upon the university and (b) formulates new policies regarding athletics and student athletes, and (c) supports the Provost, the Vice President for Administration & Finance, and the University Senate on matters regarding athletics and student athletes.

Name:Representing:Term Expires:Term Being Served:
David SurdamCBA2021(1)
Lisa RiedleCHAS2023(1)
Eugene WallingfordCHAS2023(1)
Tim GilsonCOE2022(1)
Kristin MackCSBS2021(1)
Bill KochNV2020(2)
Elaine EshbaughNCAA Faculty Rep. (Chair)  
Chris LarimerFaculty Senate  
Lisa SmithP&S  
Anne Gradoville SAAC NISG Student  

NOTE: The Athletic Director and the Office of the Registrar are ex officio. See the annual report at https://ncaarep.uni.edu for a listing of non-faculty committee members.


NCAA Faculty Representative