Office / Committee Names SEAC Members
SEAC Co-Chairs Anythony Serpette and Laura Spray
SEAC Vice Chair
SEAC Secretary Bonnie Bromley
SEAC Treasurer Ruth Nine-Duff
SEAC By-Laws Laura Spray *, Stephanie Baker
SEAC Campus & Community Outreach
 - United Way Laura Spray
 - Staff Welcome
 - Campus Staff Meeting
 Community Outreach Debbie Gannon, Peggy Walchalk
SEAC Human Resources Liasson Stephanie Baker*, Anthony Serpette
SEAC OSCHE Reps Pegy Walchak
SEAC Web Team Michele Novachek
Board of Trustees Observer Ruth Nine-Duff
OSCHE
Newsletter

* Indicates member responsible for communicating findings to SEAC

SEAC By-Laws Committee

Committee's Charge: Revise our By-Laws, make them current.

SEAC selects any number of members to this committee.


SEAC Campus and Community Outreach
Committee's Charge: The Campus and Community Outreach Committee identifies long and short term campus and community based programs and service projects that employees, led by S.E.A.C., can participate in to work together to improve the welfare of individuals in our campus community and the local Akron region. Once identified, these needs can serve as a foundation for the establishment of appropriate community/University partnerships where congruent missions and goals exist. In this way reciprocal relationships can be formed to serve both community and University of Akron interests.

SEAC selects any number of members to this committee.


SEAC OSCHE Representatives

The Ohio Staff Council of Higher Education (OSCHE) is an organization devoted to non contracted staff members of the University System of Ohio. Each member institution is represented at OSCHE by members of that institutions; staff council, senate, or advisory committee that represents the interests of non contract staff. OSCHE provides a forum for the discussion of issues relevant to staff and reveals best practices in development or in place at member institutions. Additionally OSCHE acts as a unified voice for global issues at the state level.

SEAC elects two representatives to this organization.

OSCHE


SEAC Social Committee

Committee's Charge: Coordinate the holiday party

SEAC selects any number of members to this committee.


SEAC Web Team

Committee's Charge: Maintain the SEAC web site and coordinate correspondence with staff such as elections, requesting feedback from surveys, holiday social announcements, etc.

SEAC selects any number of members to perform this task.


Board of Trustees

Under Ohio Revised Code 3359.01 The University of Akron's Board of Trustees is the governing body for The University of Akron. The Board is composed of 11 members who are appointed by the Governor of Ohio with the advice and consent of the State Senate. Trustees, with the exception of two student Trustees, are appointed to a nine-year term of office. The two student Trustees are appointed to a two-year term as nonvoting members of the Board.

The Ohio Legislature, by enacting Ohio Revised Code 3359.03 and 3359.04 has charged the Board of Trustees with selecting and appointing the president; setting the operating budget; approving personnel appointments; granting all degrees awarded by the University, including honorary degrees; establishing tuition and fee rates; approving contracts; and approving all rules, regulations, curriculum changes, new programs and degrees at The University of Akron. The Board of Trustees also oversees the New Landscape for Learning building program - a $200 million enhancement of the campus.

Two members of SEAC are elected annually to be observers at the monthly meetings of the Board of Trustees.

Board of Trustees


SEAC Newsletter

Produces a SEAC newsletter featuring news related to UA staff, Staff Spotlight, and events of staff interest. Any number of members can serve on this committee and contribute to the newsletter.