Staff Advisory Council Staff

The Staff Advisory Council (SAC) is an elected group of staff members across UTA who serve as representatives of the staff to the University administration.


Executive Committee Officers


Name & Position


Christopher Templeton- Chair
Shunda Dixon- Vice Chair
Vacant - Secretary
Margie Jackymack - Treasurer
Jitenga Knox - Parlimentarian
Heather Earnhardt - Webmaster
Lisa Holt - Historian


 Standing Committee Chairs


Name & Position


Heather Earnhardt - Communications Chair                                            
Carla Monk - Nomination & Voting Chair
Linda Gloria - Parking, Social & Outreach Chair
Shunda Dixon - Staff Development Chair
Ashlie Upchurch - Inclusion & Belonging co-Chair


2022-2023 SAC Committees

Elected Representatives are to serve on one of the standing committees:

District Representatives

To see a complete list of all the SAC representatives by district, click here.

List of Districts

  • University President
  • VP of Talent, Culture & Inclusion
  • VP of Administration and Campus Operations
  • VP of Business Affairs
  • VP of Development & Alumni Relations
  • VP of Marketing, Messaging and Engagement
  • VP of Information Technology
  • Provost/VP of Academic Affairs
  • VP of Research and Federal Relations
  • VP of Student Affairs
  • College of Architecture, Planning, and Public Affairs (CAPPA)
  • College of Education
  • College of Business
  • College of Engineering
  • College of Science
  • College of Liberal Arts
  • Division of Student Success and Honors College
  • College of Nursing and Health Innovation (CONHI)
  • School of Social Work
  • Library