The Staff Council provides staff representation in College policymaking that affects staff and College-wide matters. The Staff Council Board will also be focused on increasing communication between College constituencies.
Staff members are encouraged to familiarize themselves with the representative(s) for their department. The full list of staff council board members is listed below and you can view the current organizational chart here.
Staff Council Board 2022-23
Amanda Dymek, chair
Director of Wellness
At-Large Rep., July 2021 - June 2023
Biz Gomer, vice chair
Senior Associate Director of Admission
At-Large Rep., July 2022-June 2024
Jessica Hammack, communications director & PBAC liaison
Reference and Education Services Librarian
Academic Affairs Rep., July 2022-June 2024
Kelsey Ritner, secretary
Office Manager of Athletics
President's Office Rep., July 2022 - June 2024
Lisa Copenhaver, faculty liaison
Director of Student Success
Academic Affairs Rep., July 2021 - June 2023
Nikki Bamonti, senior team liaison
Director of Admission
Enrollment Management Rep., July 2021 - June 2023
Jennie Bowker, PBAC liaison
Head Athletic Trainer
President's Office Rep., July 2021 - June 2023
Reverend Beth O'Malley
Dean of the Chapel
Community & Inclusivity Rep., July 2022 - June 2024
Finance and Administration Rep., July 2021 - June 2023
Dean of Students
Academic Affairs Rep., July 2021- June 2023
Director of Grants & Sponsored Programs
Institutional Advancement Rep., July 2022 - June 2024
Finance and Administration Rep., July 2022 - June 2024
Academic Affairs Rep., July 2022- June 2024
Instructions for Professional Development Requests
- Log in to Self Service
- Under "Forms" go to "Professional Development Request" and complete the form.
Please note that funds may not exceed $2,000 for each request.
Meeting Schedule, Academic Year 2022-23
|Staff Council Meetings - 4th Wednesday @ 11AM|
Wednesday, July 27 @ 11AM via Zoom
No meeting in August. Replaced with Fall Forum on August 15.
Wednesday, September 28 @ 11AM via Zoom
Wednesday, October 26 @ 11AM via Zoom
Wednesday, November 23 @ 11AM via Zoom
No meeting in December. Replaced with Annual Holiday Party (date TBD).
Wednesday, January 25 @ 11AM via Zoom
Wednesday, February 22 @ 11AM via Zoom
Wednesday, March 22 @ 11AM via Zoom
Wednesday, April 26 @ 11AM via Zoom
Wednesday, May 24 @ 11AM via Zoom & in-person
Staff council members can access meeting agendas, minutes and recordings on the Staff Council Blackboard page. Log in using your Hood email.
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