Professional Staff Organization

Committees

PSO officers solicit members at the beginning of the year to join or continue serving on committees.  All committee terms are one year unless otherwise stated.  

2017-18 Committees _________________________________________________

Members

LC CARES

LC Cares is a committee made up of students, staff, and faculty.  They can be seen on campus collecting gifts and provisions for families in need during the holiday season, as well as needs drives during natural disasters.

LC Cares Website 

  • Amanda Gill
  • Charlette Kremer
  • Sandra Boyd
COMPENSATION REVIEW COMMITTEE (CRC)

This committee consists of PSO, CSO, and Faculty Senate representatives, along with other members of LCSCAdministrative Services. CRC provides analyses and recommendations regarding employee compensation.

CRC Website

  • PSO Chair
  • PSO Vice Chair
FUNCTIONAL AREA COMMITTEE (FAC)

This committee serves to represent PSO in the strategic planning process. Members attend an assigned campus unit FAC meeting and observe as Unit Action Plans (UAP) are presented. The committee reconvenes as a whole after all UAP presentations are complete.

  • Liz Weldy, Chair
  • Jerry Hindberg
  • Joan Bowen
  • Kim Wolf
  • Phil Liggins
  • Erin Cassetto
  • Cindy Patterson
MENTORS

PSO mentors work with the Mentor Program by providing an opportunity for seasoned staff to share their knowledge and experience with new staff.

Currently seeking volunteers.  Please email Vikki if interested.

Employee Mentor Website

  • Vikki Swift, Chair
  • Julie Crea
  • Charlette Kremer
  • Debra Lybyer
  • Renee Olsen
  • Kim Wolf 
  • Angela Meek
PSO EMPLOYEE OF THE YEAR COMMITTEE
The previous year award winner works with PSO to obtain nominations for the current year awardee, assists with the voting process, and presents the award packet to the Provost’s office.
  • Vikki Swift
  • PSO Vice Chair

2018 winner:

Courtney Toth

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

This committee works together to brainstorm ideas for newprofessional development offerings on campus.

  • Erin Haley, Chair
  • Vikki Swift
  • Mary Crowell
  • Phillip Liggins
  • Derek Knoll
PROFESSIONAL STAFF HEARING BOARD

This committee meets as the need arises to formally address employee grievances following the provisions set forth in the LCSC grievance procedures. 

Comprised of 7 PSO members serving a two-year term; the purpose and policy for the Board is outlined in LCSC’s Policy & Procedures manual.

  • Kevin Reynolds
  • Angela Meek
  • Robert Franklin
  • Elizabeth Weldy
  • Mary Crowell
  • Jessica Schumacher
  • Phil Liggins
WINTER REVELS

PSO members volunteer to assist with planning and setup of the annual employee holiday party.

  • Jeannette Klobetanz, Chair
  • Kevin Grote
  • Tami Jeffords
  • Lesley Perez
PSO DONATIONS

PSO members volunteer to evaluate donation requests for PSO funds.

  • Dawn Lesperance
  • PSO Treasurer