Jackie Donath is an emeritus faculty member at Sacramento State University. She is a professor of Humanities and Religious Studies with course responsibilities in American culture. She has published a number of essays on American arts and was a contributor to a volume on teaching multiculturalism. In addition to her teaching, Ms. Donath has served her campus as the faculty coordinator for General Education; was the chair of a project to develop a university portfolio in conjunction with Portland State University and IUPUI; and acted as the principal researcher and chair of the campus WASC reaccreditation process. Ms. Donath was elected to the WASC Commission in 2007 as the Commission’s first faculty representative. While a WASC Commissioner, Ms. Donath was the assistant chair of several reaccreditation teams, a member of the Handbook Revision Steering Committee, and after serving as vice-chair, became chair of the Policy and Planning Committee.