Committees | LSU Staff Senate

Staff Senate Committees

*The Staff Senate welcomes non-senator participation on most committees.  

Standing Committees

Finance and Governmental Relations Committee:
Evaluates and analyzes the University’s budget, noting pertinent changes over time and items directly affecting staff. Monitors and reports on the actions in higher education on the local, state and federal levels which may affect the LSU staff. 

Communications Committee:
Relays the activities and contributions of the Staff Senate to all staff and works to improve communication efforts across campus. Attendance is required for the Executive Committee and Staff Senate Committee Chairs/Co-Chairs. 

Long Range Review and Planning Committee:
Maintains an on-going study of University matters relating to staff to anticipate future needs and priorities.

Staff Benefits, Policies and Development Committee:
Maintains an on-going study to determine the needs of the classified and professional/unclassified staff at the University.

Ad Hoc Committees

Staff Appreciation Committee:
Plans and makes arrangements for the annual holiday event for the LSU Community.

Marketing Committee:
Develops effective marketing, branding, outreach and communication of the Staff Senate to staff.  

Staff Senate Scholarship Committee:
Promotes the scholarship awarded to a qualified dependent of an LSU employee and raises funds to create additional scholarships like the Staff Senate Fee Support Scholarship for staff. 

Staff Senate Campus-wide Liaison/University Committee Representation

Administrative Process Improvement Committee

Black Faculty & Staff Caucus

Board of Supervisors

Campus Committee on Sustainability

Campus Communicators

Campus Store Advisory Committee

Civil Service Commission

Council of Staff Advisors

Dining Advisory Committee

Diversity Action Team

Facilities Design and Development

Faculty Senate

Human Resource Management

IT Governance Council


LSU Foundation Outstanding Staff Service Awards Committee

Mobility Implementation Plan Committee

Staff Mentoring

Staff Professional Committee

Office of Group Benefits

Organizations Relief Fund

Parking Appeals Committee for Parking and Transportation Services

Parental Leave Policy

Service & Operational Excellence

Student Government

Student Sustainability Fee Oversight Committee

University Council on Gender Equity

University High Risk Travel 

University Planning Council

University-Wide Search Committees (Senators are appointed as needed)