The Public Policy Committee was established in 2005. It is charged with formulating and communicating SCMS positions on matters of public policy that affect the members of the organization in their professional capacity as scholars and educators. The committee may also formulate and communicate positions on matters of media policy more generally. Subjects addressed by the committee include, though are not limited to, corporate ownership, censorship, and intellectual property.
Derek Kompare, Southern Methodist University (Liaison on the Board of Directors)
Danny Kimball (Chair), Goucher College (15-18)
Elizabeth Ellcessor, Indiana University (15-18)
Jim Schwoch, Northwestern University (13-18)
Mark Shiel, King’s College London (16-19)
Michael Aronson (ex officio) University of Oregon
Andrew Miller (ex officio) Sacred Heart University