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Staff Advisory Senate

The Luna Community College Staff Advisory Senate will serve as a source of input regarding issues and decisions of the college as they relate to all regular full-time/part-time, non-faculty staff at the main campus in Las Vegas and its locations across New Mexico.

The Senate will report to the College President and shall have 2 representatives serve on the LCC Shared Governance Council. In addition, the Senate shall promote the general well-being of Luna Community College by assisting the college in achieving its goals.

Elected Officers/Members of the Staff Advisory Senate are as follows:

Amanda Ortiz President Administrative Other
Evelyn Montoya Vice-President Professional
Gabrielle Griego Secretary/Treasurer Specialists/Technicians/Other
Cynthia Branch Member Professional
Melissa Cordova Member Specialists/Technicians/Other
Francina Martinez Member Administrative Directors
Karen Wezwick Member Administrative Assistants/Office Managers
Vacant Member General Maintenance
The Staff Advisory Senate will be holding a Work Session, Thursday, November 1st, at noon in the Student Services Board Room to recap the HLC Criteria information recently presented to the BOT.

Next Meeting:

Please join us on Tuesday, December 11th, 2018 for our next Regular SAS Meeting at 9:00 a.m. in Student Services Board Room.

Please direct any staff questions or concerns to the Staff Advisory Senate email at sas@luna.edu.

Objectives

The Staff Advisory Senate:

  • Works in collaboration with the Office of Human Resources to establish two-way communication and address matters of concern identified by the Staff Advisory Senate or the administration.
  • Studies problems, concerns, welfare and working conditions of the staff.
  • Calls to the attention of the administration, other college organizations, individuals and matters of concern as they relate to the staff.
  • Cooperates with the Faculty and Student Senates in the formulation of recommendations concerning matters relating to the staff, faculty, and students.
  • The Staff Advisory Senate will not function as a bargaining unit or a grievance committee. Its main objective is to address issues affecting the campus staff at large.

Representatives of the Staff Advisory Senate

The Senate shall be comprised of 8 elected representatives from each of the following membership groups:

  • Administrative Directors
  • Administrative Other
  • Professional
  • General Maintenance
  • Administrative Assistants/Office Managers
  • Specialists/Technicians/Other

Current Projects

  • Community Outreach
  • Bylaws amendments
  • Welcoming Committee
  • Policy & Procedure FAQs
  • Salary Parity FAQs
  • Employee Recognition Event
  • HLC Criteria Review

Future Projects

  • Annual BBQ/Picnic
  • Summer 4-day Work Week

Documents

LCC SAS Constitution
LCC SAS By-laws
LCC SAS Staff Membership Group Listing
SAS Committee Volunteer Form

Agendas

November 13, 2018 - Regular Meeting

November 1, 2018 - Work Session

October 23, 2018 - Regular Meeting

September 18, 2018 - Regular Meeting

September 11, 2018 - Executive Session

August 28, 2018 - Regular Meeting

August 8, 2018 - Special Meeting

July 24, 2018 - Regular Meeting

June 28, 2018 - Special Meeting

June 26, 2018 - Special Meeting

June 19, 2018 - Regular Meeting

June 12, 2018 - Executive Session

May 23, 2018 - Regular Meeting

April 24, 2018 - Regular Meeting

April 12, 2018 - Special Meeting

April 6, 2018 - Work Session

March 29, 2018 - Regular Meeting

March 14, 2018 - Work Session

March 12, 2018 - Work Session

March 8, 2018 - Special Meeting

March 6, 2018 - Executive Session

February 27, 2018 - Work Session

February 20, 2018 - Regular Meeting

January 29, 2018 - Regular Meeting

Minutes

November 1, 2018 - Work Session

October 13, 2018 - Regular Meeting

September 18, 2018 - Regular Meeting

August 8, 2018 - Special Meeting

July 24, 2018 - Regular Meeting

June 28, 2018 - Special Meeting

June 26, 2018 - Special Meeting

June 19, 2018 - Regular Meeting

June 12, 2018 - Executive Meeting

May 23, 2018 - Regular Meeting

April 24, 2018 - Regular Meeting

April 12, 2018 - Special Meeting

March 29, 2018 - Regular Meeting

March 14, 2018 - Work Session

March 12, 2018 - Work Session

March 8, 2018 - Special Meeting

March 6, 2018 - Executive Session

February 27, 2018 - Work Session

February 20, 2018 - Regular Meeting

January 29, 2018 - Regular Meeting