The Staff Senate shall be the representative body of staff to serve the following objectives and purposes:
To foster a spirit of unity and cooperation as a participant along with Faculty Senate and Student
Senate in College governance.
To serve as an active communication link for meaningful information exchange between staff and
administration relative to issues of mutual concern.
To provide open meetings to express, propose, represent, investigate, and debate issues. The staff
senate, acting as an official and responsible voice in College governance, will recommend action on
issues which receive majority approval of the senators.
To advise the President with regard to working conditions and employment practices, including
recognition, compensation and other pertinent issues.
To promote awareness of opportunities and encourage staff involvement in the activities and
operation of the College.
2015-2016 STAFF SENATORS 2015-2016 Meeting Dates
Katie Peterson (Academic Affairs) Staff Senate President These are tenative dates subject to change
Ryan Avery (Academic Affairs) August 15, 2015 1:00pm
Natalie Popko (Office of the President) September 8, 2015 1:00pm
John Blowkus (Athletics) October 13, 2015 1:00pm
Leah Windnagle (Student Affairs) November 10, 2015 1:00pm
Holly Cummins (Campus Services) December 8, 2015 1:00pm
Jame Rehak (Finance) January 12, 2015 1:00pm
Tina Stewart (TRAIN ND) February 9, 2015 1:00pm
Shanna Curlin (TRAIN ND) Staff Senate Vice President March 8, 2015 1:00pm
Faye Krogen (Faculty Representative) April 12, 2015 1:00pm
May 10, 2015 1:00pm
June 14, 2015 1:00pm
July 12, 2015 1:00pm