Committee of Chairs of Standards and Ethics

Liaisons with the Vice President for Academic Affairs in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology.


Ensure systematic, regular, and consistent communication among the constituent bodies regarding issues of mutual interest and to coordinate decisions and actions that may have an impact on more than one of the bodies.


The Committee of Chairs is comprised of the chairs of the Council on Academic Accreditation (CAA), Council for Clinical Certification (CFCC), Board of Ethics (BOE), and the BOD liaisons to these councils and boards, and its staff ex-officios. The CSO for Audiology serves as staff ex-officio to this committee.


  • Barbara Jacobsen, Board Liaison
  • Janet Koehnke, Board Liaison
  • Arlene Carney, Board Liaison
  • A. Lynn Williams, Board Liaison
  • Annette Hurley
  • Theresa Rodgers
  • Vivian Sisskin
  • Heather Bupp, Staff
  • Neil DiSarno, ex-officio
  • Todd Philbrick, Staff
  • Patrima Tice, Staff


Various - depending on own respective term end dates


​Members of this committee are required to meet at once a year or on a needed basis via conference call. No face-to-face meetings are required. The committee conducts all business via community site or email transactions.

Desired Service Qualifications/Experiences

Members of this committee must serve as chairs on the Board of Ethics, CFCC, CAA and respective board liaisons to these boards and councils.

Staff Liaison

Neil DiSarno, ex officio (