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

Thank you to all participants for a successful Joy of Giving program this year!  Our Chico State community served 44 families this year with an incredible out pouring of generosity.  Thank you to our partners and helpers in this endeavor, including: Butte County Children's Services, The University Farm, FMS, The University Greenhouse/Poinsettia program, and the many individuals who contributed, purchased gifts, participated in a fundraiser, and/or volunteered!

'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