Employee Benefits Advisory Committee


  1. To recommend benefits provided to UCA employees and to assess employee needs.
  2. To recommend to the Budget Advisory Committee by priority the fringe benefits to include in the next year's budget.
  3. To encourage educational and informational programs designed to promote the best use of fringe benefits by UCA employees.


Annual Report and Presentation:

The Faculty Senate requests that this committee provide a written report to the Faculty Senate by November 1 of each year. This report should summarize the body´s activities during the prior year, provide appropriate statistics and data, and outline long-range planning for the following year. This report should be approved by the membership of the committee. The chair of this committee shall contact the President of the Faculty Senate to schedule a presentation to the full Senate by this same date.


Consists of four full-time faculty and four staff serving rotating four-year terms. Also consists of one part-time faculty serving a one-year term.  The part-time faculty position shall be a non-voting member except on issues that directly affect the part-time faculty of the university as determined by the chair of the committee.  The  Associate Vice President for Human Resources is an ex-officio member. Faculty members are selected by the Faculty Senate. Staff members are selected by the Staff Senate. Chair is appointed by the President.


Member College Term Title
Victor Puleo, Chair Permanent UCA Presidential Appointment
Bobby Harris FAC 2017 Faculty Senate Part-Time
Jann Bryant FAC 2017 Faculty Senate Full-Time
Ed Powers LA 2016 Faculty Senate Full-Time
Lisa Christman UC 2018  Faculty Senate Full-Time
Mark McMurtrey BUS 2015  Faculty Senate Full-Time
Lindsey Osborne 2018 Staff Senate Appointment
Lori Hudspeth 2015  Staff Senate Appointment
Tyra Phillips  2016   Staff Senate Appointment
Linda Lentz 2017   Staff Senate Appointment
Graham Gillis Permanent Assoc. Vice President, Human Resources


Meetings: on call

Reports to: President

Send minutes to: Chair of the Committee on Committees

Page last updated:   9/12/2014