Governance committee oversees the bylaws and behind-the-scenes operations of the Senate. We are in charge of Senator and Exec elections, and assist the larger senate with any needs.
Current Committee Members:
Betsie Aspinwall (Chair), Zachary Williams (Co-Chair), Patrick Hinkle (Parliamentarian), Deidre Hopkins, Dana Patterson, Ben Pendry, and Sarah Speed
Achievements from 2019 – 2020
Diversity and Inclusion
The Governance Committee changed the Senator election process to be more inclusive.
The Governance Committee wrote and implemented a Senator engagement policy.
Initiatives for 2020 – 2021
Policies and Documentation
- Full review and revamp of Senate Bylaws
- Document all Senate operations for continuity of senate operations