Commencement Team (formerly Convocations Committee)

About the Team

The Commencement Team’s primary responsibility is to work together and separately for the general planning of the commencement exercises which are held each year at Sul Ross – Alpine and RGC. The teams may be called upon to assist with the planning and organization of other major University-wide convocations or programs as the need arises.

Primary Responsibility Area: Alpine and RGC campuses

Alpine Membership as of Fall 2021
Dr. Bernardo Canteñs Executive Vice President and Provost ex-officio
Jessie Lara Assistant Director of the Physical Plant ex-officio
Rebecca Percoco Associate Registrar ex-officio
Melissa DeLeon Bookstore Manager ex-officio
Dean Wilkinson Director of News and Publications ex-officio
Candes Ramon Campus Activities Director ex-officio
Dr. Andrew D. Alegría Asst. Professor of Music / Director of Choral Activities and Vocal Study ex-officio
Dr. Yvonne Realivasquez Associate Vice President for Student Engagement  ex-officio
Dr. Kendra DeHart, College of Arts and Sciences Faculty Assembly Appointee through 2022
RGC Membership as of Fall 2020
Jorge Garza  Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of Rio Grande College  ex-officio
vacant Administrative Assistant to the Vice President ex-officio
vacant Administrative Assistant for Student Services ex-officio
vacant Administrative Assistants (as needed) ex-officio
Dr. Tim Wilson, Rio Grande College–Education Faculty Senate Representative