Executive Committee membership shall consist of the Chair, Vice Chair, Secretary,
Chairs of the Standing Committees (chosen from the elected Council membership) and
the past Chair of the Council who will serve ex officio. This committee will function
as the Committee on Committees and will be responsible for forwarding names to the
appropriate offices to serve on University Committees. This committee shall also serve
as an advisory committee to standing and ad hoc committees.
Chair: Janette Hicks
The Communications Committee shall be charged with the responsibility of establishing a positive and visible professional image on campus. Through a variety of activities and working with such offices as Alumni Affairs, Admissions, and Publications, this committee will seek to educate faculty, administration, parents, students, and staff about the contributions professional staff make on this campus. This committee shall be responsible for producing an end-of-year report on the activities of professional staff at Binghamton, working with a staff member fromInside and developing, with the appropriate offices, an effective communications network on campus.
Distinguished Service Award
Chair: Erik Colon
This committee is charged with shining a light on campus professionals who contribute
invaluably to the campus community, and to their profession, through exemplary service.
This is accomplished through the annual solicitation of award nominations and through
the ultimate selection of two of those nominated professionals for receipt of the
PEC's Distinguished Service Award. Eligible award applicants include all PEC Represented
Employees from the Research Foundation, M/C, and UUP. Formal recognition takes place
at the PEC constituency luncheon each fall. It is the pleasure of the DSA committee
to organize and execute this annual event.A DSA nomination form and further information
about the award process is available at: http://pec.binghamton.edu/awards/dsa_announcement2011.pdf
Chair: Elise Thornley
The initial charge of the Professional Development Committee will be to gather information
on professional development opportunities for professional staff at Binghamton, as
well as to gather information on what activities are currently taking place on other
SUNY campuses. The committee will also gather information from constituents on their
professional development needs.
Chair: Nolana Quince
The Rules Committee shall be responsible for establishing the Standard Operating Procedures, for reviewing them on an annual basis, and for reviewing all changes and making recommendations on the Council's and Committees' procedures. The Rules Committee is responsible for running elections. Related duties include verification of constituency lists, establishing slates of candidates for general elections, tallying the votes, notifying the elected candidates and their supervisors of the election results. Prior to the final meeting in June, the Rules Committee, in consultation with the Executive Committee, establishes a slate of officers to be voted on for the next year.The Rules Committee" is charged with the responsibility of reviewing, revising, and refining the By-Laws, as needed.