IUSD Staff Council Committees and Subcommittees


IUSD Staff Council Subcommittees

2015 – 2016  

  • Awards & Recognition – Administer, review, evaluate, and, as necessary, revise current award and recognition programs of the Staff Council. Recommend, develop, administer, review, evaluate, and, as necessary, revise new award and recognition programs of the Staff Council.  There will be chair/co-chair leadership for this committee. Will provide a committee update for each quarterly IUSD Staff Council meeting.
  •  By-laws Committee – Review, evaluate, and, as necessary, revise the current Staff Council by-laws. Recommend, write, review, evaluate, and, as necessary, revise new by-laws of the Staff Council.  There will be chair/co-chair leadership for this committee. Will provide a committee update for each quarterly IUSD Staff Council meeting. 

  • Diversity & Inclusion Committee – Recommend, develop, implement, evaluate, and/or, as necessary, revise programs, activities, and/or trainings that respect and leverage all aspects of diversity among our staff and deepens IUSD’s active commitment to an inclusive and safe environment for all of its employees and students. There will be chair/co-chair leadership for this committee. Will provide a committee update for each quarterly IUSD Staff Council meeting. 
  • Fundraising Committee – Review, evaluate, and, as necessary, eliminate or bookshelf existing Staff Council fundraising/donation initiatives. Recommend, design, develop, implement, evaluate, and, as necessary, eliminate new fundraising/donation initiatives.  There will be chair/co-chair leadership for this committee. The chair(s) will provide a committee update for each quarterly IUSD Staff Council meeting.

  • Research & Innovation Committee – Recommend, develop, implement, evaluate, and/or as necessary, revise initiatives of the Staff Council that motivate and support our staff in addressing the research and innovation goals of IUSD. There will be chair/co-chair leadership for this committee. Will provide a committee update for each quarterly IUSD Staff Council meeting.

  • Staff Advisory Committee to the Dean – One representative from each department. This year representatives are being determined by each department’s chair in consultation with the department’s supervisors. Each department chair has been given (10/8/15)  the attached criteria for determining the department’s representative. Will provide a committee update for each quarterly IUSD Staff Council meeting.

  • Staff Development Committee – Recommend, develop, implement, evaluate, and, as necessary, and/or revise professional development programs and activities of the Staff Council. Along with the Staff Council Executive Committee and the Office of Staff Human Resources, this will include helping shape the annual IUSD Staff Conference. There will be chair/co-chair leadership for this committee. Will provide a committee update for each quarterly IUSD Staff Council meeting.

  • Wellness Committee – Recommend, develop, implement, evaluate, and/or, as necessary, revise wellness programs and activities of the Staff Council. Focus will be on the total person, i.e., recreational, social, financial, physical, spiritual, emotional. There will be chair/co-chair leadership for this committee. Will provide a committee update for each quarterly IUSD Staff Council meeting.

Subcommittee Members 

Committees   List Chair/Co-Chair Committee   Members
Awards &   Recognition Leslie Albers, Jennifer McKee Julia Daley-Backus, Carrie England, Kibi Pryor, Kay Rossok, Shannon   Wilkerson, Beth Wyeth
By-Laws Kathy English (co) Lauren Brims, Elizabeth Wyeth
Diversity   & Inclusion Damon Spight (tmp) Carolyn   Carlsen, Ina McBean, Lasheka Person, Aisha Shanklin
Fundraising  Kibi Pryor Jill Allen, Yvonne Baynham, Kristy Beach, Monica Doyle, Heather Yarnell
Research &   Innovation Keli Schmidt Yvonne   Baynham, Damon Spight, Nyi Nyi Tin
Staff   Advisory    Kim Anderson, Jeana Aranjo, Jacob Balkos, Emmily Crews, Nikki Guerrettaz, Dianne   Heid, Gayle Massa, Karen Rogers, Kay Rossok, Melissa Seibert, Shannon   Wilkerson
Staff   Development Damon Spight (tmp) Lauren Brims, Christina Harris, Barb Lerner, Kathy Nichols, Karen Rogers, Terri   Ryckaert, Aisha Shanklin
Wellness Shannon Wilkerson Carolyn Carlsen, Kathy English, Leslie Flowers, Sheila Horan, Ina McBean, Lasheka Person