Staff Council Committees 2013-2014

Constitution and By-Laws Committee

Responsible for reviewing the Constitution and By-Laws for possible revisions. Develop revision proposals to be reviewed by SC Executive Council and approved by SC membership.

Julie Veselka, Chair
Dominique Hill
Sherry Honza
Julie Veselka
Keane Tarbell

Membership Committee

Ensure that membership distribution of the Staff Council is representative of the University Staff according to the Constitution and By-Laws. Conduct voting process for call for nominations and vote on new members. Present slate of nominations to SC Executive Council and SC membership for approval. Review absences from scheduled meetings for excessiveness.

Adam Ecklund, Chair
Karen Griffiths
Della Johnson
Diane Haun, ex-officio

Scholarship Committee

Develop and implement new and creative ideas for promoting the Baylor University Staff Endowed Scholarship initiative (as part of the President�s Scholarship Initiative) through Staff Council.

Julie Stahl, Chair
Diane Jee
Carol McElhannon
De-De Henson
Lori Fogleman
Steve Kieff
Julie Stelley

Service Project Committee

Responsible for identifying, organizing, and implementing one or more volunteer service projects for staff and faculty participation (usually one service project each semester). Requires approval of SC Executive Council and Staff Council membership.

Eric Weeden
Jana Hixson
Christi Klempnauer
Ronda Kruse
Amy Williams

Spirit Shirt Committee

Responsible for selection (with approval of SC Executive Council), organizing the sale of and distribution of Spirit Shirts to faculty and staff.

Wanda Derrick, Co-Chair
Heather Gilliam, Co-Chair
Brennon Arnold
Rita Cox
Wanda Derrick
Jacqui Haddock
Dana Lee Haines
Kay Murdock

STEPP Luncheon Committee

Responsible for selecting presentation topics and speakers (with approval of SC Executive Council), securing luncheon facilities, ordering food and overseeing all other logistical details for each event � typically 3 per year.

Mary Reinhardt, Co-Chair
Lois Avey, Co-Chair
Heidi Boyd
John Lowe
Ginger Stone
Paula Young

Website Development Committee

Research information, formulate creative presentation ideas, provide updates as needed; strive to see that the website is regularly updated, user friendly and provides easily accessible educational information on staff policies and procedures.

Will Telfer, Chair
Brennon Arnold

WOW Presentation Committee

Present information regarding Staff Council to new staff employees at the monthly WOW seminars.

Mary Reinhardt
Keane Tarbell