The Staff Council identified some of its major priorities and created several committees in order to address these priorities.


This committee is facilitating the finalization of the SUSC's By-Laws.

  • Point person: Katie Bowler


This committee helps to facilitate open and transparent communication 1) internally within the SUSC, 2) in-bound from the campus community to the SUSC, and 3) out-bound from the SUSC to the campus community.

  • Point person: Rosie Sabaric

Inclusion and Community

This committee believes that respect is mission-essential to Seattle University, and will work to identify specific issues, draft possible solutions, and create a more inclusive and community-focused campus.

  • Point person: Matt Burton

Professional Development

The professional development committee will work to identify, advocate for and develop more inclusive professional development opportunities for all staff.

  • Point person: Bernie Liang

Review, Benefits and Compensation

This committee will highlight the priorities of Seattle University staff and ensure that Seattle U will continue to develop compensation and benefit programs that are attractive, promote retention, and adequately reward our talented and diverse staff members.

  • Point person: Jenna Isakson

Staff Recognition and Appreciation

The SUSC Recognition/Appreciation Committee will explore the different ways that staff can be recognized and appreciated by supervisors, colleagues, and friends on the Seattle University campus. With all the outstanding contributions that staff members make to the university on a daily basis, we need to celebrate our excellence more frequently!

  • Point person: Kit Morse