KU living tobacco-free to uphold a respectful environment

Leadership Committee

The initiative had the executive support of the Leadership Committee composed of:



KU Department

Diane Goddard

Vice Provost for Administration and Finance

Office of the Provost

Tammara Durham

Vice Provost for Student Affairs

Office of the Vice Provost for Student Affairs

Stephanie Dyson Elms


Policy Office


The Leadership Committee supported the initiative by:

• providing needed resources;

• facilitating relevant administrative processes;

• guiding the resolution of relevant issues;

• supporting requests for executive approvals; and

• advocating for cultural change.

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