Staff Council

Staff Council

What We Do

Staff Council at California State University, Chico, champions for staff and serves the local community through service projects. We plan events to create a positive impact on staff culture and morale, seek out and respond to ideas and suggestions, and help the University administration recognize staff. We work to promote open communication and create a cohesive campus community, ensuring that staff members' voices are heard.

2023-2024 Chico State Staff Council Members

Thank you to our 2023-2024 Staff Council members and Executive Officers. Your dedication and service to the Chico State Staff Council is greatly appreciated.

Staff Council Executive Committee

Tawnie Peterson,


Laura Werth,

Vice Chair

Kristen Carlos,


Lori Rice,


Vicky Junco,

Co-Chair, Ways & Means

Kristen Carlos,

Co-Chair, Ways & Means

Catherine D'Agostini,

Co-Chair, Service Projects

Judy Hamamoto,

Co-Chair, Service Projects

Jaime Nelson

Co-Chair, Staff Recognition

Jessica Daly,

Co-Chair, Staff Recognition

Rebecca Nelson,

Chair, Governance

Jessie Raeder,

Administrative Support Coordinator

Staff Council Members
Kristen CarlosBrian CrossLaura Cox
Catherine D'AgostiniJessica DalyTiffany Drobny
Amelia FeherNicole GeigerJudy Hamamoto
Lisa JamesJulie JessenVicky Junco
Margie Keyawa-BoydKate LandryTalitha MacDonald
Rana MarshallGreg Morales, IIIHeather Mutony
Jaime NelsonRebecca NelsonAmber Noel-Camacho
Tawnie PetersonSydney PetyoMegan Rawie
Lori RiceGary WaltersLaura Werth

Important Dates and Deadlines

Staff Awards Luncheon

Mark your calendar!  The annual Staff Awards Luncheon will take place on Thursday, May 23.  The awards ceremony will be held in Laxson Auditorium from 10:30-12 with lunch to follow on the Kendall Hall lawn.   

Staff Excellence Awards(opens in new window)

'Cats Caught Being Awesome Nominations

We are accepting nominations for 'Cats Caught Being Awesome.  The deadline to nominate a colleague for the month of March is extended to the 4th working Wednesday of the month, March 27, due to Spring Break.   

Nomination Form(opens in new window)