Committee Structure, Functions and Duties

  1. Monitors the use and care of animals at UW-Platteville in order to assure compliance with the Federal Animal Welfare Act, Act 7 USC. 2131-2157.
  2. Insures compliance with state regulations regarding the use and care of animals, specifically farm animals.
  3. Publish and maintain a manual of policy and procedures for research and curricular use of animals.


Faculty: (three faculty, including one from Biology and one from School of Agriculture)
Deborah Gillespie
John Tembei (Biology Rep)
Academic Staff: (one)
Alicia Prill-Adams
Community Representative: (two)
One appointed by the Platteville Common Council and one Veterinarian appointed by the Southwest Veterinarian Association.
John Sternitzky
Ex Officio:
Sponsored Programs Director: Kathryn Lomax