Staff Committee

The Downtown Campus Staff Committee at IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law meets monthly to plan activities and events at the Downtown Campus. There are several projects managed by this committee through subgroups:

View  Staff Committee Meeting Minutes here:

Committee Leadership:

President – Robert Martin
Works with the Vice President of Administration & Finance to propose an annual budget, attends Quality of Worklife meetings from the main campus and reports back to this committee.

Secretary – Sharon Wyatt Jordan, with Ramona Lewis
Send out reminders for meetings, takes notes on discussion and assignment of action item tasks. If not able to attend a meeting, the secretary will need to find an “understudy” to report back with the results from that meeting.

Treasurer – Tracy Kish
Collect estimates and copies of receipts for all staff committee projects, prepare reimbursements and report totals to Staff Committee President.

Communications – Emily Barney
Set calendar events and send announcements and event reminders to the staff, posts signs in staff lounge and in staff bulletin board, share updates with newsletter editor.

Project Leads:

Newsletter Editor – Kim Koppen
Organizes staff editors and seeks to publish regular updates on the website that are distributed to staff via e-mail as individual issues.

Health & Wellness Committee – Dawn Young
Organizes events and content for the Staff Newsletter to encourage staff to pursue healthy habits.

Welcoming Committee – Theda Mickey
Organizes events with committee members to welcome new staff employees.

Department of the Month – Sharon Jordan
Schedules monthly presentations, reaching out to departments to find participants and working with committee members to reserve rooms and send presentation materials.

Community Service – Robert Martin / Tracy Kish
Gathers information on proposed beneficiaries and works with committee members to plan events or solicit volunteers.