Committees

The Staff Senate has established committees which are responsible to the Senate and perform duties determined by the Senate and/or Executive Committee. All Senators are eligible to serve on any Staff Senate Committee(s). The following is a list of the committees including current members, chairs and co-chairs:

Fall Kick Off
Chair: Janese Lehman
Co-Chair: Katy Allers
Penny Lipsey
Abby Graves
Lynda Bertsch
Michael Linnell
Matt Murken
Jeremy Feller
Tyler Schmaltz
Kelli Marchand
Tonya Critz
Lindsey Benson
Kelli Sem

Election
Chair: Tonya Critz
Co-Chair: Tammy Wolf
Heather Martin
Brock Weppler

Orientation, Handbook, Bylaws & Legislative
Chair: Linda Conn
Co-Chair: Lindsey Benson
Doug Tiedman
Laurie Davis
Karla Bredahl

Staff Satisfaction
Chair: Katy Allers
Co-Chair: Tonya Critz
Heather Martin
Michael Linnell
Kelli Sem

Special Events
Chair: Mindy Rudnick
Janese Lehman
Penny Lipsey
Tyler Schmaltz
Vanessa Rovig
Kelli Marchand

Employee Recognition & Scholarship
Chair: Kelli Marchand
Co-Chair: Doug Tiedman
Deb Ringham
Katy Allers
Abby Graves
Tammy Wolf
Vanessa Rovig
Kelli Sem

Professional Development
Chair: Janese Lehman
Co-Chair: Lindsey Benson
Christopher Clements
Brock Weppler
Lynda Bertsch
Deb Ringham
Laurie Davis

Public Relations & Fundraising
Chair: Michael Linnell
Co-Chair: Karla Bredahl
Jeremy Feller
Matt Murken
Christopher Clements

NDUS State Staff Senate Representative: Mindy Rudnick / Doug Tiedman

Faculty Senate Representative:
Deb Ringham / Michael Linnell

Student Government Association Representative: Lynda Bertsch / Tammy Wolf

Diversity Representative:
Katy Allers

MSUWell Representative: Linda Conn

Parking Appeals Represenatitve: Doug Tiedman / Tyler Schmatlz

Sustainability Representative: Linda Conn / Kelli Marchand

Student Travel Representative: Michael Linnell

Academic Design Ad Hoc: Lindsey Benson / Katy Allers