Faculty Senate 2006-2007

University Benefits Committee (four faculty, two-year terms)

After review and approval by the Senate, the Committee is responsible for recommending employee benefits policies to the President. The Committee is concerned with but not necessarily confined to insurance and retirement provisions for employees of the University. The membership of the Committee shall consist of four members of the Faculty of Instruction, the Vice Provost of Human Resources, the Drake University Treasurer, a representative of the Provost's Office, a representative of the clerical staff, and a representative of the professional/technical staff. The Director of the Drake Wellness Program sits on the Committee in an ex-officio capacity.

  1. Matt Dore, Chair
  2. Phil Houle
  3. Ronda Menke
  4. Chuck Phillips
  5. John Stacey
  6. Steve Patterson (Security)
  7. Robert Harlan
  8. Pat Ebert (Retiree)
  9. Jana Peterson (Director of Wellness), ex-officio
  10. Kay Bretthauer (Assistant Director, Benefits), ex-officio
  11. Venessa Macro (Director of Human Resources)
  12. Vicky Payseur (Vice President of Business and Finance)