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Staff Advisory Council


The mission of the Staff Advisory Council is to facilitate active and direct communication between staff employees and the President and to provide a forum for input and discussion of issues important to the staff and the University.

To achieve this mission, the Staff Advisory Council will:

  • Participate in the shared governance of the university
  • Serve as an advocate for staff and provide input in university initiatives and decisions
  • Review and make recommendations on appropriate issues, policies and procedures
  • Promote a positive and collaborative campus environment by strengthening communication between staff, faculty, students and administration
  • Contribute to the university’s culture of community and recognition

News & Announcements

'Big Ed' remembered for kindness & dedication to Elon

The campus community gathered Tuesday morning in the Numen Lumen Pavilion to celebrate the life of Ed Watkins, an auto mechanic who died April 18 while fishing with a friend from Elon University’s Physical Plant.

Jon Dooley named assistant vice president for Student Life

Dooley joins the Elon University community after spending 15 years in student affairs and assessment at Marquette University in Wisconsin.

'Unsung Heroes' honored at College Coffee

Elon University’s Black History Month Steering Committee is recognizing physical plant workers, program assistants, and faculty & administrative staff members in a series of College Coffee presentations throughout February.

Morrison's Presentation Nominated for Regional Conference Highlight

Assistant Dean of Global Study and Director of Study Abroad Kevin Morrison's session on supporting LGBTQ students in study abroad presented at the NAFSA regional conference has been nominated as one of the best sessions at the conference.

NCCDA honors Rhonda Kosusko with its highest award

The North Carolina Career Development Association recognized the associate director of Elon's Career Services for her contributions to career development both in the state and around the region.

Office of Sustainability staff present at campus sustainability conference

Elaine Durr, director of sustainability, and Jessica Bilecki, education and outreach coordinator in the Office of Sustainability, presented at North America’s largest higher education sustainability conference held in Nashville, Tenn. in early October.

President Leo M. Lambert delivers Opening of School Address

In his annual speech to faculty and staff, President Lambert kicked off Elon's 125th anniversary year by discussing a dozen important topics.

Elon leadership updates staff on 2013-14 plans

An annual meeting in Whitley Auditorium allowed university staff to talk with administrators about institutional goals for the upcoming year.

Jeffrey Clark Elected to Consortium Board

The Executive Director of Elon's Cultural and Special Programs has been elected to the Board of Directors of the North Carolina Presenters Consortium.

Physical plant supervisor & family honored for support of cancer research

Jimmy Curiazza and his Gibsonville family received the recognition from the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.