Staff Senate

Reports to the President

Purpose: To serve as a communication medium between the staff and administration of Missouri State University. To identify and address matters of general staff concern by gathering information and relevant issues, studying alternatives, offering recommendations to the administration and sharing background data with the staff.

Membership: Members serve three-year terms. Terms begin July 1 and end June 30.

Robert Moore, Associate Director, Financial Aid, Chair
Jonathan Lee, Senior Systems Analyst, Chair-Elect
Rut Munoz Aiaga, Network Analyst, Networking and Telecommunications
Laura Backer, Associate Director, Student Engagement
Lisa Bonner, Academic Administrative Assistant II, BMS
Kelly Bridges, Administrative Assistant II, Public Affairs
Katrina Chavez, Coordinator, Registrar
Shelly Deckard, Executive Assistant III, Research and Economic Development
Addie Douglas, Custodial Foreman, Campus Recreation
Samantha Francka, Marketing & Web Specialist
Yvania Garcia-Pusateri, Executive Director, Multicultural Programs and Student Diversity
William Hader, Information Technology Administrator, International Programs
Brian Henry, Maintenance Foreman, Facilities Management
Sandra Johnson, Administrative Specialist III, Faculty Senate
Adja Jones, Academic Advisor-Athletics Achievement, Director of Staff Relations
Peggy Jones, Executive Assistant IV, Student Affairs
Shamika Kentish, Assistant Athletic Director for Compliance
Galen Martin, Associate Director, Campus Recreation
Michael Murphy, Senior Electronics Technician, CNAS
Kate Roessler, Assistant Director, Student Engagement, FSL
Kelsie Young Smith, Foundation Scholarship Coordinator, Development Office
Olujimi Sode, Assistant Director Admissions-Diversity Outreach and Recruitment, Admissions
Elizabeth Walker, Associate Professor, Agriculture
Jacob Welch, Manager, Radio Communications & Safety Technology
Ryan Wilson, Systems Analyst, Past Chair
Jeremy Wright, Centralized User Support Specialist, Computer Services

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