University of Vermont

STAFF COUNCIL - Serving as a voice and advocate for all staff at UVM since 1971


Compensation, Benefits, and Budget

The committee shall be responsible for monitoring and reviewing all matters that deal with non-represented staff compensation as they relate to conditions of employment. It shall work to educate and communicate to non-represented staff on the University’s budget practices and salary raise pools as well as changes, additions or deletions to benefits.

The committee shall collaborate with University leaders, units, departments, governance bodies, students, staff, faculty or any other group created to address these matters to ensure transparency and equity while promoting effective problem resolution and efficient use of University resources.

Specific responsibilities of this committee include, but are not limited to:

  • Annual Compensation Recommendation
  • Communications on specific compensation issues, including benefits
  • Communicate monthly to the Staff Council and the non-represented staff community (e.g. monthly committee summary)
  • Work collaboratively with the Staff Council Office
  • Collaborate with other Standing Committees when appropriate and necessary

Committee Standards:

Guidelines for building effective, efficient, and respectful committee culture.

Shared Leadership:

Mindy Kear
Cheryl Herrick

These individuals will share the responsibilities of generating agendas, facilitating meetings, and attending Executive Board meetings in the 2019-2020 academic year.


Meeting Schedule

For the most up-to-date schedule of meetings, please contact the co-chairs of this committee, or the Staff Council office at:

Last modified August 13 2019 12:22 PM