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 General Information
Mission Statement

The mission of the Staff Council is to foster a positive and respectful working environment by advocating for the interests and concerns of each Staff member. While advancing and supporting the mission and goals of UNCSA, the Staff Council shall

  • serve as a liaison between the Staff, the administration, and the Chancellor,
  • promote a sense of community among all school employees;
  • provide regular communication to staff on issues affecting staff members;
  • review policies and procedures and make recommendations to the Chancellor and/or administration;
  • encourage professional and personal development of the Staff;
  • represent issues and concerns of the Staff through our delegates to the state-wide UNC Staff Assembly.

                                        UNCSA Staff Council Annual Report 2013-14

                                        UNCSA Staff Council Annual Report 2012-13

                                        UNCSA Staff Council Annual Report 2011-12

                                        UNCSA Staff Council Annual Report 2010-11

                                        UNCSA Staff Council Annual Report 2009-10

Council Representatives


Dolores Watson, Chair

Nyambi Shannon

Patsy Seiler, Chair Elect


Gary Penrod, Secretary

2013 Staff Council Chair Acceptance Speech

2013-2014 Staff Council Officers

2013-2014 Staff Council Officers
Gary Penrod (Secretary), Leslie Kamtman (Parliamentarian), Dolores Watson (Chair), Patsy Seiler (Chair-Elect)

                                        UNC Staff Assembly Delegates:
                                        Dolores Watson, School of Filmmaking
                                        Patsy Seiler, School of Filmmaking
                                        Elizabeth Spruill, Mail Center

                                        Staff Assembly Alternates:
                                        Joe Rick, Residence Life & Housing
                                        Alice Thompson, Student Life

                                   2013-2014 Staff Council Representatives


Martinat Wins Award
Staff Council Chair Dolores Watson speaks with Chancellor James Moeser

2013-2014 Staff Council
                                        2013-2014 Staff and Staff Council Representatives

2013-2014 Meetings

                                   All meetings are located in Eisenberg Social Hall
                                            Meeting are from 11:00 a.m. until Noon

                                                             July 18, 2013
                                                             August 15, 2013
                                                             September 19, 2013
                                                             October 17, 2013
                                                             November 21, 2013
                                                             December 19, 2013
                                                             January 16, 2014
                                                             February 20, 2014
                                                             March 20, 2014
                                                             April 17,2014
                                                             May 15,2014
                                                             June 19, 2014

All SPA and EPA-NT staff members are welcome to attend the monthly meetings.
Visitors may not make motions or vote, but may join in the discussion. To bring up an issue,
agenda item or announcement for Staff Council meeting, please talk to your representative.

Staff Council Committees

Community Service and Sustainability Committee
Jamie Moore, Chair

Membership and Elections Committee
Mary Graves, Chair

Professional Development Committee
Leslie Kamtman, Chair

Special Events Committee 
Angela Tuttle, Chair

SC Committee Chairs
                                          2013-2014 Staff Council Committee Chairs
              Left to Right:
Jamie Moore, Mary Graves, Leslie Kamtman, Angela Tuttle

Spring 2014 All School Staff Meeting

Chancellor Moeser speaks at Staff Council Meeting Fall 2013
                           Speakers at the Spring 2014 Staff Council Meeting

<Staff Council Meeting Fall 2013 - Panel
                                            Staff Council Meeting Spring 2014


UNCSA Staff Council By-Laws

Past Events

Mary Jane Degnan, 2013 Outstanding Staff Service Award & Dolores Watson, Staff Council Chair

                Mary Graves is congratulated by Interim Chancellor Moeser for receiving
                                              the 2014 Staff Professional Excellence Award


                            Leslie Kamtman receives the Staff Community Service Award


Charles Brink, UNC Staff Assembly Chair pictured with Mary Jane Degnan, School of Dance and Edwin Martinat, Admissions Office

                                                       Staff Council Awards Celebration Cake

Stephen Cochrane, Financial Services and Marilyn James, Stevens Center

                                                Staff Council Awards Celebration Food Table


                                 Martinat Wins Award
                                                              UNCSA Staff Council Wall of Excellence

UNC System Staff Organizations