Council Charter
  • Plan an annual university employee conference to promote individual and professional growth.
  • Identify ideas for training, professional growth and development to support job-related needs of employees.
  • Plan other information and/or training opportunities throughout the year that would be beneficial to employees.
  • Encourage submission, collect submissions and recommend employees for exemplary employee award.
  • Identify concerns about or misunderstandings of university policies and practices that might need revision and/or clarification.
  • Promote the gather for gratitude at Christmas time.

One representative, who serves as the council chair, meets with President's Council as appropriate to present ideas and recommendations. The Employee Engagement Council will not involve itself with trying to resolve work-related issues pertaining to individual employees. Employees with personal grievances or complaints should seek resolution through appropriate line management channels in accordance with university policy.

Council Members
Kevin Price
Sponsor:
Kevin Price

Human Resources Director
Nathan Relken
Council Chair:
Nathan Relken

Support Center Director
Jerrod Guddat
Secretary:
Jerrod Guddat

Online Community Coordinator
Tyler Andreasen
Tyler Andreasen
Treasury/Risk Management Coordinator
Trish Gannaway
Trish Gannaway
Guest Hosting & Institutional Events Coordinator
Michael Bolingbroke
Michael Bolingbroke
Religious Education Faculty
Mckinzie Cole
Mckinzie Cole
Employee Relations Coordinator
Greg Edwards
Greg Edwards
Carpentry Services Supervisor
Jeremy Lamoreaux
Jeremy Lamoreaux
History, Geography, and Political Science Faculty
Judy Steiner
Judy Steiner
Event Management Director
Marc Stewart
Marc Stewart
Academic Business Officer
Jason Reeder
Jason Reeder
Student Life Marketing Coordinator
Council Subcommittees Professional Development Subcommittee
  • Lead: Jeremy Lamoreaux
  • Member: Judy Steiner
  • Member: Trish Gannaway
  • Member: Greg Edwards
Employee Feedback Subcommittee (Policies & Procedures)
  • Lead: Marc Stewart
  • Member: Mckinzie Cole
  • Member: Tyler Andreasen
  • Member: Michael Bolingbroke
Marketing & Promotions Subcommittee
  • Lead: Jason Reeder
  • Member: Nathan Relken
  • Member: Jerrod Guddat
  • Member: SRC Representative
Exemplary Employee Award Subcommittee
  • Lead: Trish Gannaway
  • Member: Mckinzie Cole