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 CarlosLaura CoxCatherine D'Agostini
Jessica DalyTiffany DrobnyAmelia Feher
Nicole GeigerJudy HamamotoLisa James
Julie JessenVicky JuncoMargie Keyawa-Boyd
Kate LandryTalitha MacDonaldGreg Morales, III
Jaime NelsonRebecca NelsonAmber Noel-Camacho
Tawnie PetersonSydney PetyoMegan Rawie
Lori RiceGary WaltersLaura Werth

Important Dates and Deadlines

Joy of Giving

The reception for Joy of Giving will be held December 5th, 2023 from 5:30-7:30 at the University Farm Pavilion. All the campus community are invited to come witness the incredible out pouring of generosity from our colleagues.  A DJ will entertain us, light refreshments will be served, and there will be activites for children provided by Gateway Science Museum. 

'Cats Caught Being Awesome Nominations

'Cats Caught Being Awesome Nominations are open.  The deadline to nominate a colleague for the month of December is the 3rd working Wednesday of the month, December 20.  

Nomination Form