- The members of the committee are: Kathy Bigham, chair John Bird, co-chair Karl Folkens Tim Hopkins Glenn McCall Janet Smalley Sue Smith-Rex Scott Talley.
- During the first phase of the search, consultant Bill Funk of R. William Funk & Associates met with faculty, staff, alumni, and students as well as community and business leaders to help him identify the qualities important for Winthrop’s next president to possess.
Winthrop University, "Winthrop University Announces President Search Committee Membership" (2014). Winthrop News 2014. 190.