Staff Council election

Staff Council elections are held once a year and terms last for 2 years. Any employee who is a full time (> 75% FTE) permanent Missouri S&T staff member without academic appointment and has at least one (1) year service before nomination is eligible for election to the Staff Council. For additional details, please refer to the current by-laws on our About Page.

  1. Nominations will open during the annual Staff Appreciation Day with pending vacancies posted on the Staff Council website in advance. A notice will also be placed in the employee eConnection with a listing of pending vacancies for each Council seat and the election procedures for filling them published on the staff council website.  Accepted nominees will be recognized on the website and eConnection.
  2. Ballot procedures will be emailed for electronic voting. Any employee who is full time (>75% FTE) permanent Missouri S&T staff member without academic appointment and has at least one (1) year service before nomination is eligible for election to Staff Council.

To submit a nomination, download a Nomination Form 2018 and submit it to Staff Council.

  1. Election campaigning at university expense is prohibited.
  2. Following nominations, ballots will be sent out to benefit eligible staff and must be submitted by electronic ballet form no later than July 13.
  3. Ballots will be counted under supervision of the Election Committee and the results will be published by July 15.  In the event of a tie vote, the Election Committee, by secret ballot, will make the final selection.
  4. Ballots will be retained for two (2) years following public notification of election results.  At that time, they will be destroyed.  An official record of the election results will be held by the Secretary.

Terms and vacancies

as of November 2, 2018

 
Elected MemberEmployee groupTerm ends
Beth Abner, Past Chair Ex Officio Advisor July 31, 2019
John Cook, Chair  Administrative/Professional July 31, 2019
Barbi Spencer, Vice Chair Secretarial/Clerical July 31,2020
Michele Warren Craft/Maintenance (Filled by Sec/Clerical) July 31, 2019
Theresa Busch Craft/Maintenance (Filled by Sec/Clerical) July 31, 2019
Bea Bonebrake Secretarial/Clerical July 31, 2019
Rebecca Birkner  Administrative/Professional July 31, 2019
Joe Tupper Technical/Paraprofessional July 31, 2019
Rhonda Drennan (interim) Secretarial/Clerical July 31, 2019
Jessica Boles Member-At-Large July 31, 2019
Clorice Reyes Member-At-Large July 31, 2019
Jennifer Ice Member-At-Large July 31, 2020
Stephanie Lewis Member-At-Large July 31, 2020
Debra Dixon Secretarial/Clerical July 31, 2020
Jacquelyn Sansone Secretarial/Clerical July 31, 2020
Rhonda Drennan Secretarial/Clerical July 31, 2020
Amber Stienbarger Administrative/Professional July 31, 2020
Simone Waldon Administrative/Professional July 31, 2020
Velvet Hasner Technical/Paraprofessional July 31, 2020
Tom French Craft/Maintenance (Filled by Admin/Professional) July 31, 2020
Stephanie Fann Craft/Maintenance 
July 31, 2020