Policy and Benefits Committee




Chris Cunningham, library services manager, Willis Library


Committee Goals 2018-19  


1. BENEFITS: Work with Human Resources to enable Staff Senate to better inform its constituency

  • identify upcoming changes
  • invite a UNT System HR-Benefits rep to discuss differences & pros/cons of pre-tax and post-tax benefits elections
  • organize a "benefits 101" Lunch and Learn


2. PREQUISITES: Work with Human Resources to make the various "perks" programs more readily accessible; emphasize local discounts and patronage of local businesses

  • Organize a "Perks 101" Lunch and Learn about the online Perks program
  • Research and contact local businesses, especially those in Denton County, to solicit employee discount


3. DISCOUNTS: Continue work begun in previous years to solicit employee discounts for events

  • Research how many people received discounted admission to the State Fair of Texas and the North Texas State Fair
  • Resaerch and solicit additional UNT employee discounts such as reduced rate/free parking fees at professional sporting events and discounted tickets at area cultural events (music, dance, theater)

The Policy and Benefits Committee shall

i. Identify and research Human Resource issues and concerns brought to its attention.



Aaron Anderson, Christina Brodie, Larry Collamer, Chris Cunningham, Susan Cruz, Keith Kopsky




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