Staff Advisory Council

December 2014

December minutes
Staff Advisory Council Meeting                                                                       Location: Human Resources Conference Room
Wednesday, December 10, 2014                                                                     Time: 11:00 – 12:00 p.m.

In Attendance: Martha Tetrault, ex officio, Kevin Thomas, ex officio, Colleen Bethoney, ex officio, Tom Aliberti, Kim Altiere, Bonnie Bresett, Miguel Gutierrez, Rachel Louis, Jessie Nairn, Doug Rydell, Tony Sinico, Helena Warburg
Absent: Donna Richardson


1. Wellness Program 2015 –
The committee reviewed and discussed a draft of the program details. 2015 is the third year of the three year pilot program. This year the program offers more diverse options for achieving greater wellness and receiving the $500 incentive. Detailed information will be announced to the campus after winter break.

2. All Staff Forums –
Martha informed the group that there will be two staff forums in February 2015. Dates, times and locations will be announced in January. The group suggested a few agenda topics.
• Capital Campaign
• Spring Street
• Future of the Williams Inn
• How administration balances new construction in terms of additional staff needs. How is this reviewed and looked at.

3. VP for Institutional Diversity & Equity Search is now underway. Martha encouraged everyone to go the website to read the profile for this position.

4. Martha asked the committee members to each think what does it mean to represent Staff Council? Conversation was had around the process and challenges of bringing information back and forth from our meetings to colleagues.

Please note that the March meeting has been rescheduled to March 18th @ 11:00 in the Human Resource Conference Room

Next scheduled meeting: Wednesday, January 14, 2015, Human Resource Conference Room, 11:00 a.m.
Please submit any agenda items to Martha prior to the next scheduled meeting

Reported by C. Bethoney

Warning: extract() expects parameter 1 to be array, boolean given in /opt/wpmu/trunk/wordpress/wp-content/themes/theme_williams/footer.php on line 16