Policy Review Committee

Northwestern’s Policy Review Committee is a standing University committee whose role is to advise the Northwestern community on policy development; to review and approve proposals for new policies; to ensure that policies are properly approved and implemented; and generally to support the policy development and implementation process at Northwestern.

The Committee is chaired by Associate Vice President and Chief Compliance Officer Marcia Isaacson as well as Associate Director of Policy Management Karen Halverson Cross, and includes the following additional members: 

  • Associate Provost for Budget, Facilities, and Analysis Jean Shedd
  • Deputy General Counsel Priya Harjani
  • Vice President for Financial Operations and Treasurer Ingrid Stafford
  • Vice President and Chief Human Resource Officer Pamela Beemer
  • Associate Vice President for Research Ann Adams
  • Assistant Vice President of Facilities Management Angela Williams Walker
  • Associate Vice President for Student Affairs Julie Payne-Kirchmeier
  • Senior Director Information Security Thomas Murphy