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Current University Committee Appointees

University committee appointees serve one semester to three year terms aligned with the academic year (August - May) unless otherwise noted. Please review the list of university committee terms if you are are interested in serving on one of these committees.

Meeting Details

View the Staff Council Fall 2022 Meetings, where you can see both the upcoming dates and any special speakers who will be presenting.

All Staff Council meetings currently take place via Zoom. You may join the meeting during the scheduled time by clicking this link to the SSU Staff Council Zoom Meeting Room.

For Fall 2022, meetings will occur from 1:00-2:00 PM every other Tuesday starting August 9th. Click here to add the event series to your calendar.

All staff are welcome and encouraged to participate in these open discussions.


The Staff Council’s purpose:

  • The Staff Council shall report directly to the campus President or the President’s designee.
  • The Staff Council is a recognized body within shared governance on the Sonoma State campus. 
  • The Staff Council shall only provide input on issues not covered by collective bargaining. 
  • The Staff Council may sponsor programs, events, and various services in an effort to promote a culture of respect, cooperation, and understanding across the campus community. 
  • The Staff Council may offer advice on community and academic-related matters. 
  • The SSU Staff Council and its representatives acknowledge SSU’s core values, including inclusiveness and embracing the diversity of people and beliefs.

Annual Report

2021-22 Staff Council Annual Report

Executive Committee

  • Chair: Katie Musick
  • Vice-Chair: Gillian Estes
  • Secretary: Nina Mendia
  • Treasurer: River Cullen
  • Custodian of Records: Kari Manwiller

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