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                                                            Committee on Committees

The function of Committee on Committees can be conducted through email correspondence and/or meetings and will include:

  • When necessary, nominate staff employees to serve on search committees, task forces, standing and ad committees, etc.
  • When necessary, review recommendations to form standing committees
  • Oversee the HSC Staff Senate elections
  • Nominate a slate of candidates for officer vacancies for the HSC Staff Senate elections
  • Submit recommendations to the HSC Staff Senate annually for the next fiscal year: a slate of nominees to fill officer vacancies, a list of newly elected Representatives and Alternates, a slate of nominees to fill HSC Staff Senate standing and special committee vacancies 

Current Membership

Name Term Department Group

 Devin Newsom, Chair

2021- 22

Stephenson Cancer Center


  Heidi Martin


College of Allied Health


  Paula Cockrell


College of Dentistry


 Allison Long


  Brenda Fox




  Shelley Medrano












Committee Details

  • Staff Senate Standing Committee
  • Consists of seven (7) members, four (4) of which must be Senators or Alternates when elected, and three (3) additional members at large, serving 2-year staggered terms (terms begin July 1 and expire June 30)
  • There cannot be more than one (1) member from any HSC Staff Senate group
  • The Staff Senate Chair-Elect serves as chair of the committee
  • The Committee on Committees submits all recommendations to the HSC Staff Senate for approval