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.


Victor Puleo                                                                 Chair, UCA Presidential Appointment Permanent

Bobby Harris (FAC)                                                    Faculty Senate Part-Time                   2017

Jann Bryant (FAC)                                                      Faculty Senate Full-Time                    2017

Ed Powers (LA)                                                          Faculty Senate Full-time                     2016

Doug Isanhart (BUS)                                                Faculty Senate Full-time                      2014

Mark McMurtrey (BUS)                                              Faculty Senate Full-time                      2015

VACANT                                                                   Staff Senate Appointment

Lori Hudspeth                                                           Staff Senate Appointment                    2015

Tyra Phillips                                                               Staff Senate Appointment                     2016

Linda Lentz                                                                Staff Senate Appointment                    2017

Graham Gillis                                                            Assoc. Vice President, Human Resources  Permanent

Meetings: on call

Reports to: President

Send minutes to: Chair of the Committee on Committees              �

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