News & Notes


UM Staff donated $388.00 and 322 pounds of food to the Food Bank of central and NE MO at the annual Staff recognition and Rewards Picnic!


Events winners!

Congratulations to the 2016 Team Trivia Winners!!

Suck It Trebeck! (Imaging Team): Sara Ringbauer, Tom Gittemeier, Art Smith, Mary Defroy, Ronnie Lewis, Wil Mitchell, and Kevin Brand

Photos from the event coming soon!!

Congratulations to the 2016 Kickball Winners!!

Finance team: Brian Burnett, Memoree Bradley, Sarah Anderson, Patrick Kempf, Shelly Helms, Harold Berndt, Jake Ford, LaShonda Carter, Ashley Caldwell, and Bill Vega

Staff Advisory Council

Welcome to UM System Staff Advisory Council

UM System Staff Advisory CouncilOur Mission:
The mission of the University of Missouri System Staff Advisory Council (UM-SAC) is to serve as a resource to help support the mission of the UM System by creating a positive work environment, promoting the welfare and diversity of the staff, and strengthening communication and relationships among UM System staff and administration.

2015-2016 UM SAC members

  • Mike Middleton - UM System Interim President
  • Melanie Barger - Chair
  • Kelli Hathman- Vice Chair
  • Nancy Tharpe - Secretary
  • Historian (TBD)
  • John Layman - Treasurer
  • Leyanna Long
  • Jennifer Oetting
  • Ashley Berg
  • Jonas Ditch
  • Nishant Jain

Reviewed October 13, 2016.