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Professional Development Applications

It's time again to apply for Staff Council professional development funds!

Applications are accepted twice yearly, with the current deadline on Monday, October 1st for funds that will be used January 1-June 30. If you have any questions, feel free to contact us at

*In order to receive professional development funds you must be a full time ISU employee who has completed six months of service and has not been a recipient of these funds within the last three years. Funds may not be used for ISU class tuition.

Professional Development Applications

The Staff Council Election committee wants to thank all staff employees that were nominated to run for an open position on the Council. We appreciated the energy and willingness of everyone to be involved in the election process. 

Congratulations goes to the following staff employees who were elected by their constituent groups to represent them for the next three years:

Group 1 new representatives are Michelle E. Munoz and Karen Ludwig.

Group 2 new representative is Brady Cook. 

Group 3 new representatives are Mark Cooper and Deborah J. Dobbe, with Steve Hagler also appointed to a one-year term for full group representation. 

Group 4 new representative is Ginny Lawrimore. 

Group 5 had no open positions for election this year. 

Group 6 new representatives are Amy M. Anderson, Sheri L. Kunkel, Lindsey Solomon, and Micheal B. Timm. 

Group 7 new representatives are Earl W. Scharff, Stephen R. Shryock, and Morgan Tolman. 

Again on behalf of Staff Council and the election committee, congratulations to the new elected staff employees. Welcome to Staff Council!

Dr. James Yizar, 2017/18 Past President and Election Committee Chair

  • Free Staff Movie Night: Hotel Transylvania 3. Join us October 17th, 7pm, at the Bengal Theater for a free movie for faculty, staff, and their families!
  • October 6th before the game against U of I we'll be tailgating with burgers and hotdogs! Come grab some free food and $8 ticket vouchers for the first 300 people.
  • Check the Staff Council webpage on a regular basis to keep you informed and remember you can contact your Staff Council representative to get additional information. Also, don’t forget to like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter.


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