Public Safety Council

Appointed by the Vice Chancellor for Finance and Administration   

The Public Safety Council serves as a monitor of the activities of the University of Arkansas Police Department, and makes recommendations concerning its operation.

Membership consists of six faculty members; three staff members, one of whom shall be the staff member responsible for coordinating the employee worker’s compensation program; three students; and, ex officio members, the director of University of Arkansas Police Department and the director of the Transit and Parking Department. The chairperson is elected from the faculty members. 

Alishia Ferguson Faculty at Large 2021
Grant Drawve Faculty at Large 2021
Jaili Li Faculty at Large 2021
Jason Endacott Faculty at Large 2022
Kent Kovacs Faculty at Large 2022
Rebecca Miles Faculty at Large 2021
Bryon Speller Staff 2023
Vacant Staff 2023
Vacant Staff
Workers’ Compensation
Vacant Student 2021
Vacant Student 2021
Vacant Student 2021
Steve Gahagans Director
University of Arkansas Police Department*
Gary Smith Director
Transit and Parking Department*

*=ex officio
**=ex officio non-voting