Policy & Benefits Committee


Lee Davis, Senior Graphic Artist, Printing and Distribution Services

Robert Pearson, Personnel and Leasing Manager, Facilities

Committee Goals

1. Benefits: Work with Human Resources to enable the Staff Senate members to better inform its constituency

  • Identify upcoming changes
  • Organize an "understanding insurance" Lunch and Learn

2. Prerequisites: 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
  • Research 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)

4. Staff Resources

  • Create a web page that serves as a one-stop-shop for all resources for staff

The Policy and Benefits Committee shall

  • Identify and research human-resources issues and concerns brought to its attention


Lauren Burton, Charlotte Cooke, Lee Davis, Robert Pearson, Allison Peeler, Alexis Roberson, Dana Sachs