Texas Tech University

Student Union Fee Advisory Board

Charge:

The Student Union Fee Advisory Board is charged with the planning, growth and direction of the Student Union. The focus of this board includes but is not limited to the making of a student union fee recommendation to the Chief Financial Officer and Vice President for Administration and Finance.

Appointment:

The Chief Financial Officer and Vice President for Administration and Finance will make appointments from nominations received through standard procedures. Faculty appointments are for three years, and student and staff appointments are for one year. Faculty members may not serve consecutive terms. The Student Government Association president shall appoint student members who may not serve more than three years.

Operating Procedures:

In terms of day-to-day operation, the advisory board serves in the capacity of consultant and advisor. The board will make the final review of policies and procedures instituted or modified by the Student Union staff.

The board will serve as the next point in the appeal process of any policy decision or interpretation made by the Student Union's management. Further appeal will lie with the Chief Financial Officer and Vice President for Administration and Finance.

Concerns brought to the advisory board by the staff will be discussed and the board's input will be sent back to the staff. Policies and procedures may be amended in process.

The advisory board representatives will be involved in interviewing, selecting and hiring of major Student Union staff.

Co-Chairpersons:

The Student Government Association president shall appoint the student chairperson of the advisory board. The director of the Student Union shall co-chair the advisory board, however, he or she shall vote only in the case of a tie.

Membership:

See below membership code.

Name College/Department Membership Code Term Began Term Ends
Bowman, Brook Student Member 3 2020 2021
Chambers, Todd  College of Media and Communication 1 2018 2021
Cravens, Jessica  Undergraduate Admissions 2 2018 2021
Dolter, Gerald College of Visual and Performing Arts 1 2017 2020
Franks, Garrett Student Member 3 2020 2021
Garcia, Lea Student Member 3 2020 2021
Massey, Macy  Student Member 3 2020 2021
McKinzie, Conner Student Member 3 2020 2021
Rhode, Stephanie Center for Campus Life, Spirit Programs 2 2017 2020
Schertz, Taylor Student Member 3 2020 2021
Bernal, Jon Mark Student Union and Activities – Associate Managing Director
4
Ex-officio  
Burns, Dan Student Union and Activities – Managing Director
4
Ex-officio  
Downing, Jewel Student Union and Activities – Unit Associate Director
4
Ex-officio  
Maginness, Claire Associate Director
4
Ex-officio  
Suarez, Casandra Student Union and Activities – Manager Guest Services
4
Ex-officio  

Membership Code:

  1. Two (2) faculty
  2. Two (2) staff
  3. Six (6) student members
  4. Five (5) ex-officio members