The Committee consists of twenty-four voting members:
- Twelve members elected from the non-exempt staff
- Twelve members elected from the exempt staff
To be eligible for election to the committee, employees must be nominated and have completed one year's service at the University.
Members will generally serve a three-year staggered and nonconsecutive term.
If an elected member leaves the employment of the University or resigns their committee membership, a standby candidate selected during the previous election process shall fill the seat. If no standby candidate is available, the seat shall remain vacant until the next election. If an elected member transfers from one employee group to another, they will retain their seat on the committee until the next eletcion.
The Committee also consists of two ex-officio members:
- Human Resources Ex-Oficio Member - The Director, Employee Relations and Workplace Learning & Performance will serve as an ex-officio member of the Committee. This person will be the liaison between the Committee and the administation and will serve in the capacity of an advisor to the Committee. The ex-officio person is a non-voting member of the Committee and will not serve on sub-committees.
- Outgoing Chair Ex-Officio Member - The Outgoing Chairperson of ERAC will serve as an ex-officio member of the Committee for one year following their term as Chairperson. This person will serve in the capacity of an advisor to the Committee. The ex-officio person is a non-voting member of the Committee and will not serve on sub-committees.
The committee will determine all questions of membership eligibility.
2017-2018 RepresentativesElizabeth (Liz) Miller-Coleman ('15-'18) - CHAIR
Ellen Liebenow ('16-'19) - VICE CHAIR / TREASURER
Office of the Vice President and Associate Provost for Research and Graduate Studies
Robin A Schenkel ('15-'18) - SECRETARY
Office of the General Counsel/Notary Public
Peter Bryan ('15-'18) ATLSS Engineering Research Center pb02 85460
Donna Clearie ('17-'20)
Student Affairs - Academic Life & Student Transitions
Andrea Deimel ('17-'20)
CAS - Global Online Graduate Degrees and Training
Christina Finley ('17-'20)
Student Affairs - Health & Wellness Center
Deborah Henritzy - ('17-'18) LTS - Communications
Elizabeth (Liz) Hill ('16-'19)
CAS - Sociology and Anthropology
Mary Jo McNulty ('15-'18) Human Resources - Recognition and Wellness mjd4 83894
Traci Mindler ('15-'18) Communications & Public Affairs trm211 83015
Christopher Ottey - ('17-'19)
Finance & Administration - Residential Services
Timothy Palumbo ('17-'20)
LTS - Senior Computing Consultant
Casey Petroski ('17-'20)
Provost Office - Systems Specialist
Susan Szilagyi ('17-'20)
Athletics - Business Manager
Jennifer Topp ('15-'18) International Affairs - International Connections jet211 82875
Marlene Vant Hoogt ('16-'19)
College of Education
Michael Weaver ('16-'19)
Budget Office - Academic Programs & Accounts
Vacant 1 year term Position ('16-'19)
Vacant 2 year term Position ('17-'20)
EX-OFFICIO Human Resources Rep.
Human Resources - Employee Relations and Workplace Learning & Performance