Call for Nominations: PPSA Officers
addition to inviting nominations for the positions given
Penn Professional Staff Assembly seeks volunteers to serve
on the nominating committee who will review the nominees
and present the slate for election at the annual meeting
in May. To volunteer for the nominating committee please
contact Lyn Davis at firstname.lastname@example.org by Monday, April
PPSA is an organization of administrative and technical
who serve the teaching, research, student services and business
missions of the University. PPSA accomplishes its mission
by providing a consultative resource; a forum where staff
can express opinions and be kept informed on issues of importance;
representation on major University committees; seminars and
programs to broaden and expand staff's background and knowledge;
and a supportive network to work toward achieving the University's
goals and objectives and enhancing the professional status
The following position on the PPSA Executive Board will be available for the
Chair-Elect: The Chairperson is the principal executive officer, who
calls meetings, prepares agendas, presides over meetings,
and provides leadership and representation at the University
Council and other meetings. After one year, the Chair-Elect
automatically succeeds to the Office of Chairperson.
Vice-Chair Elect: The Vice-Chairperson records the proceedings of the
Executive Committee and also functions as treasurer. After
one year, the Vice-Chair Elect automatically succeeds to
the office of Vice-chair.
Members at Large: Three positions are available. The Members at Large
participate in Executive Board meetings, can take on special
projects, and can serve on other University Committees.
Current members (all University monthly paid employees are PPSA members automatically)
are asked to self-nominate or submit names for consideration
to Andrew Atzert, PPSA Chair-Elect, at email@example.com no
later than Monday, May 15, 2004.
include the home department and campus extension of the nominee. A
supporting statement can be included, if desired. The nominating
committee will review the names and contact the nominees.
A list of candidates will be prepared and distributed to
the PPSA membership prior to the election.
for officers for 2004-2005 will occur during the annual meeting
in late May.
on the nominating and election process can be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org or
to Lyn Davis at email@example.com.
of Student Conduct
Almanac, Vol. 50, No.
March 23, 2004