Elections & Nominations


Chair: Claudia Smith

Vice Chair: Adam Ferguson

Members: Shelley Hackworth, Colleen Lynch

Primary responsibilities:

  1. Coordinates the Staff Assembly election process. This Committee is responsible establishing election procedures and ensuring that these procedures and the Staff Assembly Constitution and Bylaws are followed when electing Staff Assembly members and officers.
  2. Compiles ballots for all Staff Assembly elections. 
  3. Makes recommendations to the Staff Assembly President for appointment of members and chairs to Staff Assembly and university committees, as needed.
  4. Monitors elections and oversees voting on proposed amendments to the Constitution and Bylaws of the Staff Assembly.
  5. Receives requests from individual Staff Assembly members of a member’s desire to serve on a committee. Staff Assembly members with expertise in specific fields are encouraged to volunteer for membership on appropriate committees.