Student International Travel, Risk Assessment and Safety (SITRAS) Committee

The SITRAS Committee reviews all student international travel requests and makes recommendations to the Provost for final decision.

Committee Chair

  • Vacant Position

Committee Members

  • Dr. Michel Gueldry, Director, Global Engineering Program
  • Ed Knollmeyer, Assistant Vice President, UM System Management Services
  • Kelly Mescher, Counsel, Office of the General Counsel, UM System
  • Dr. Melanie Mormile, Professor of Biological Sciences, Associate Dean for Research and External Relations, College of Arts, Sciences, and Business
  • Dr. Jim Murphy, Associate Vice Chancellor and Dean of Students, Student Affairs


  • Amy Gillman, Senior Director, Office of International Affairs
  • Study Abroad Manager, Office of International Affairs
  • Tracy Fair-Parsons, Physician Assistant, Student Health Services
  • William Zwikelmaier, Director, Career Opportunities and Employer Relations