Staff Senate Committees

    *The Staff Senate welcomes non-senator participation on most committees.  

    Standing Committees

    Finance and Governmental Relations Committee:
    Evaluates and analyzes the University’s budget, noting pertinent changes over time and items directly affecting staff. Monitors and reports on the actions in higher education on the local, state and federal levels which may affect the LSU staff. 

    Communications Committee:
    Relays the activities and contributions of the Staff Senate to all staff and works to improve communication efforts across campus. Attendance is required for the Executive Committee and Staff Senate Committee Chairs/Co-Chairs. 

    Long Range Review and Planning Committee:
    Maintains an on-going study of University matters relating to staff to anticipate future needs and priorities.

    Staff Benefits, Policies and Development Committee:
    Maintains an on-going study to determine the needs of the classified and professional/unclassified staff at the University.

    Ad Hoc Committees

    Staff Appreciation Committee:
    Plans and makes arrangements for the annual holiday event for the LSU Community.

    Marketing Committee:
    Develops effective marketing, branding, outreach and communication of the Staff Senate to staff.  

    Staff Senate Scholarship Committee:
    Promotes the scholarship awarded to a qualified dependent of an LSU employee and raises funds to create additional scholarships like the Staff Senate Fee Support Scholarship for staff. 

    Staff Senate Campus-wide Liaison/University Committee Representation

    Administrative Process Improvement Committee

    Black Faculty & Staff Caucus

    Board of Supervisors

    Campus Committee on Sustainability

    Campus Communicators

    Campus Store Advisory Committee

    Civil Service Commission

    Council of Staff Advisors

    Dining Advisory Committee

    Diversity Action Team

    Facilities Design and Development

    Faculty Senate

    IT Governance


    LSU Foundation Outstanding Staff Service Awards Committee

    Office of Group Benefits

    Organizations Relief Fund

    Parking Appeals Committee for Parking and Transportation Services

    Student Government (Attends Student Senate Meetings)

    Student Sustainability Fee Oversight Committee

    University Council on Gender Equity

    University High Risk Travel 

    University Planning Council (Past-President Only)

    University-Wide Search Committees (Senators are appointed as needed)