Staff Senate email address: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Chair: Amy M. Figot
- Vice Chair: Cheri Frost
- Secretary: Steven Kish
- Member: Bridgett Bailiff
- Member: John Grant
- Member: Roger Harrison
- Member: Alexandra Height
- Member: Melody Kellogg
- Member: Cynthia Simpson
- Member: Tami Stanko
- Member: Olivia Thompson-Tinsley
- Member: Erika Washington
- Member: Suzanne Schimanski-Gross
- 2019 - 2020 Member: Wanda Barnes
- 2019 - 2020 Member: Steven Kish
- 2019 - 2020 Member: Kristie Persinger
- 2019-2020 Chair Ex Officio: Mariana Hernandez
Staff Senate Board Meetings
The Staff Senate Board is the administrative arm of the Staff Senate, and represents the Senate to the university administration. The Board is comprised of nine elected staff members, who are serving either a one or a two year term. Of these Board members, there are positions held by elected officers on the Staff Senate Board. These positions include the following: Chair, Vice-Chair, and Secretary.
The Staff Senate Board meetings are held monthly to discuss business issues. Committees are formed and led by board members. They involve staff members collaborating together to attain the accomplishment of the objectives of the committee.
Upcoming Staff Senate Board Meetings
- July 11, 2019 (planning meeting)
- September 5, 2019
- October 3, 2019
- November 7, 2019
- December 5, 2019
- January 9, 2020
- February 6, 2020
- March 5, 2020
- April 2, 2020
- May 7, 2020
- June 4, 2020
- August 6, 2020 (transition meeting)
Tami Stanko - Chair
Legislative - Sets up and organizes the balloting procedures for Staff Senate Board nominations and elections; interprets Staff Senate bylaws and recommends changes.
Amy Figot – Chair
Social - Plans and arranges staff events and staff activities, including a welcome to new staff members and health and wellness activities.
Cheri Frost - Co-Chair
Kristie Persinger - Co-Chair
Welcome (formally Staff Recognition) - Welcomes new staff and mentors new staff
Olivia Thompson-Tinsley - Chair
Staff Development - Develops and coordinates training and workshops to improve staff productivity, skills, and morale.
Health and Safety (Ad Hoc) - Promote and present on health and safety topics that would aid in promoting best practices.
Roger Hairrson - Chair