Purpose:  to serve in an advisory capacity to the Vice President for University Advancement and Vice President of Business and Finance; to review the budget of the University and make recommendations regarding prioritization, distribution, and implementation to the President and the Vice Presidents of the University; and to consult on discussions concerning salaries and benefits. 

Membership:  four senators; seven faculty, one elected from each of the five colleges (COSM, COSS, COAH, RCOB, COE), the School of Nursing, and the Library; five administrators: the Director of Budget Services and one each appointed by the Provost, the Vice President for Student Affairs and Enrollment Management, the Vice President for Business and Finance, the Vice President for University Advancement; one student, appointed by SGA.  (Total: 17)

  • Committee Members

    Senators

    • Shelley Elman (COAH), 2020, Chair
    • Leanne DeFoor (RCOB), 2021
    • Marjorie Snipes (COSS), Fall 2019
    • Laurie Kimbrel (COE), 2022

    Representatives

    • COSM Rep.: Megumi Fujita, 2021
    • COSS Rep.: Heather Mbaye, 2020
    • COAH Rep.: Margaret Mitchell, 2021
    • RCOB Rep.: Jack Wei, 2020
    • COE Rep.: James Schwab, 2021
    • THSSON Rep.: Kala Crobarger, 2021
    • LIBR Rep.: Blynne Olivieri, 2021

    Student

    • TBA

    Administrators

    • Liz Baker, Director of Budget Services
    • David Jenks, Interim Provost and Vice Presiden of Academic Affairs
    • Xavier Whitaker, Interim Vice President for Student Affairs and Enrollment Management
    • Jim Sutherland, Vice President for Business and Finance
  • Meeting Dates

    • February 18, 2019, 2:00-3:30 p.m., Biology 279
    • Monday, November 12, 2018, 2:00-3:30 p.m., Biology 279 map
    • Tuesday, September 25, 2018, 3:00-4:30 p.m., Biology 279
    • Tuesday, April 24, 2018, 3:00 p.m., Ingram Library conference room
    • Tuesday, March 27, 2018, 1:30 p.m., Ingram Library conference room (canceled)
    • Monday February 5, 2018, 2: 00 p.m., Adamson Hall conference room
    • Thursday November 30, 2017, 3:30 p.m., Ingram Library conference room
    • Monday October 30, 10:00 a.m., Ingram Library conference room
    • Monday September 18, 2017, 9:00 a.m., Ingram Library conference room
    • Monday, August 28, 2017, 9:00 a.m., Ingram Library conference room
  • Meeting Agendas
  • Meeting Minutes