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Retirement and Benefit Programs Committee

Function and Meeting Information: 
Makes recommendations to the Faculty Senate on issues related to retirement and employee benefit programs and interacts with the Texas State Human Resources Office concerning implementation of various policies and issues that impact faculty. The committee comprises nine faculty, with all colleges represented, plus one Library representative.



The Retirement and Benefit Programs Committee meets three times per year in the fall semester, with a time commitment of eight hours.


2023 - 2024 Members

College Retirement and Benefit Programs Committee Title, Department Term Exp Chair Email
Applied Arts Elizabeth Blunk Associate Professor, Family & Consumer Science 2026
Applied Arts Jay Jamieson Professor, Criminal Justice and Criminology 2024
Business Mikhail Sterin Assistant Professor, Accounting 2025
Fine Arts and Communication Amber Hinsley Associate Professor, Journalism & Mass Communication 2025
Health Professions Zo Ramamonjiarivelo Associate Professor, Health Administration 2024
Liberal Arts Joseph Kotarba Professor, Sociology 2026
Library Mary Aycock Librarian, Alkek Library 2025
Science and Engineering David Lemke Professor, Biology 2026 Chair
Science and Engineering Wuxu Peng Professor, Computer Science 2024
Darryl Borgonah Associate Vice President, Financial Services ex officio
Selma Selvera Manager, Benefits, Human Resources ex officio
Carole Clerie Assistant Vice President, Human Resources ex officio