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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). 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 2021 Fall Meetings Agenda, 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 2021, meetings will occur from 1:00 - 1:50 PM every other Tuesday starting August 31st. You can add the event series to your calendar by clicking this link: Google Calendar button

All staff 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.


  • Chair: Katie Musick
  • Vice-Chair: Aidan Humrich
  • Secretary: Nina Mendia
  • Treasurer: Christina Shoptaugh
  • Custodian of Records: Sadie Pettit

For General Inquiries, please email