The University of Texas at Arlington

Staff Advisory Council

Officers and Committees

2021-2022 SAC Officers





SAC Committees


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


Outreach and Social Committee (Available)

  • coordinates services projects (i.e. working with local non profits) for staff to volunteer in helping the community. These include school supply drives, assisting at Mission Arlington, coordinating campus blood drives, greet the troops, etc.

Spirit Day Committee (Shunda Dixon)

  • addresses staff members’ concerns regarding benefits and makes recommendations to the Council. Works to increase campus awareness of benefits. The committee oversees the popular Celebrating Maverick Spirit Benefits Fair held in March every year.

Communications Committee (Zinna Butcher and Christopher Templeton)

  • publicizes Council activities, maintains the SAC web site, and SAC's general public relations and marketing efforts.

Staff Development Committee (Candice Beckman)

  • promotes training for staff that include professional development/career advancement, diversity training, etc. and manages the SAC Source (staff mentor program).

Parking Committee (Linda Gloria)

  • coordinates activities at which University employees can network with other staff members, meet their representatives, learn about the Council and be encouraged to participate in University activities.

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Sub Committee (Laura Hopkins and Ashlie Upchurch)

  • more information to come.

Nominations and Voting Committee (Carla Monk)

  • more information to come.