Classified Staff Council to hold election Sept. 17-20; nominations due Sept. 5

The Classified Staff Council is holding an election to fill vacancies for the following:

  • One vacancy in EEO 10 – Executive, Administrative & Managerial;
  • One vacancy in EEO 40 – Technical and Paraprofessional;
  • One vacancy in EEO 50 – Clerical; and
  • Three vacancies in EEO 60/70 – Service/Maintenance.

The staff members elected during this election will finish the remainder of the current terms, which will end on June 30, 2015.

Nomination forms will be distributed by mail on Wednesday, Aug. 28.  The forms are due in the Staff Council Office no later than 4:30 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 5No nominations will be accepted after that date.

All employees of EEO Groups 10, 40 and 50 are permitted to nominate one eligible person from their respective EEO Group for these positions, including themselves. All employees of EEO Group 60/70 are permitted to nominate up to three eligible employees from their EEO Group, including themselves.  Consult the Classified Employees By-Laws, Bylaw VI, Section 4, for questions on eligibility at

Electronic voting will be available from Tuesday, September 17th at 6 a.m. through Friday, September 20th at Midnight. All voting will be electronic. There will be no paper ballot voting. Detailed instructions on electronic voting can be found on the Staff Council website:

For any questions regarding the election,  contact Joe Wortham, Election Committee chair, at or ext.65402; or Katie Counts in the Staff Council Office at or ext. 62222.