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Staff Assembly

WU Staff Assembly

Standing Committees

  • Elections and Nominations:  Committee members on this committee will be responsible for presenting the slate of staff members nominated to serve on the Staff Assembly in March of each year.  The committee members will be responsible for conducting elections of representatives via the Assembly website in March of each year.  Committee members will review the votes and notify Staff Conference who is elected to serve on the Assembly.

                      Chair:  VACANT

                      Assembly Representative Becky Best


  • Media & Communication:  Committee members on this committee will assist with all forms of communication, including helping the Historian with the newsletter.

                    Chair:  Summersby Okey-Hamrick

                    Assembly Representative:  Kelly McGinnis



  • Professional Development:  Committee members will initiate staff development opportunities with appropriate offices and people.  The group will be sensitive to the wide variety of interests among staff members.

                    Interim Chair:  Tom Injaychock

                    Assembly Representative:  Laura Little


  • Campus & Community Involvement:  Committee members will coordinate social, volunteer, and other activities to provide staff with opportunities to interact outside of their normal job roles.

                    ChairPam Varasso

                    Assembly Representative: Janell Stevens


  • Recognition:  Committee members will increase awareness of the contributions of staff to Winthrop, and promote the recognition of outstanding staff.

                     Chair:  TJ Hyatt

                     Assembly Representative:  Niki Behr



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