Staff Senate email address: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Chair: Amy M. Figot
- Vice Chair: Cynthia Simpson
- Co-Secretary: Wanda Barnes
- Co-Secretary: Tracy Kash
- Member: John Grant
- Member: Kayleigh Kavanagh
- Member: Melody Kellogg
- Member: Kristie Persinger
- Member: Olivia Thompson-Tinsley
- Chair Ex Officio: Mariana Hernandez
- Alternate: Tami Stanko
- Alternate: Cheri Frost
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 (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
Staff Recognition - Welcomes new staff and mentors new staff
Olivia Thompson-Tinsley - Chair
Website - Keep members informed by posting information related to Staff Senate events, meetings, and membership to the website.
Wanda Barnes - Chair