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Public Safety Advisory Committee - West campus


William Orr, Commander, ASU Police

The Public Safety Advisory Committee (PSAC) serves in an advisory and consultative role and is responsible to the executive vice president, treasurer, and CFO. The mission of the PSAC is to make recommendations to assist the ASU Police Department (ASU PD) to be responsive to the needs of the campuses and local communities and to provide the university administration with a vehicle to receive regular input on issues surrounding crime abatement, law enforcement, public safety, and emergency preparedness. The PSAC receives comments and suggestions from the public at large, facilitates communication, provides advice, reviews complaints against the ASU PD or its staff, and makes recommendations accordingly to the executive vice president, treasurer, and CFO and/or the ASU chief of police. Employee and local community representatives are appointed by the executive vice president, treasurer, and CFO and student representatives are appointed by ASASU with the approval of the executive vice president, treasurer, and CFO.




Voting Members:



Michael Thompson Chief of Police ASU Police Department

Chad Morgan

Director, Educational Outreach and Student Services

ASU West

Lara Ferry

Interim Director and Professor

School of Mathematics and Natural Sciences

Nicholas Schweitzer

Associate Professor School of Social and Behavioral Sciences
Eduardo Pagan Associate Dean and Associate Professor New College of Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences
Glenn Spurlin III Assistant Director, Residential Life Educational Outreach and Student Services
Ronald Hicks Associate Dean of Students Educational Outreach and Student Services
Daryl Shy Health and Safety Specialist Environmental Health and Safety
Mark Gaertner Field Operations Supervisor Parking and Transit Service
Michele Rourke Police Commander ASU Police Department

John Herrera

Director, Facilities Management

Business and Finance

Frank Melgar


School of Business

Shane Hunt

Operations Supervisor

University Libraries

Tiffany Raiser


Osher Lifelong Learning Institute

Non-Voting Members:



Stuart Bedics

Assistant Chief of Police

ASU Police Department

To contact PSAC - West campus, send an email to: PSACWest@asu.edu