Staff Council

Staff Council

Staff Council was created in 1993 to provide a representation and a collective voice for the staff at West Texas A&M University.­ From its inception, Staff Council has implemented several programs that are very popular and extremely beneficial to the staff here at WTAMU.­ A few of those programs are:


  • Tuition Assistance Fund Scholarship for full-time budgeted employees (listed by name in the approved operating budget) or a dependent of defined employees; also retirees and their dependents, enrolled in classes at WTAMU.­ (Scroll down the alphabetical list for a full description of this scholarship.)­
  • WTAMU­ Staff Leadership Scholarship for spouses, children and grandchildren of WTAMU staff, who are enrolled in classes at WTAMU.­ (Scroll down the alphabetical list for a full description of this scholarship.)


  • Staff Excellence Awards--Congratulations to the 2018 award winners, Johnny Story and Joe Bill Sherrod!
  • Employee of the Month
    • Please join Staff Council in congratulating Berlin McIntosh, the April Employee of the Month! Berlin is the Administrative Associate for the History Department. A reception will be held to honor Berlin on Friday, April 26 at 10:30 a.m. in the hallway of Old Main 3rd floor, (outside of OM 317, the Board of Regents Room). Congratulations, Berlin!
    • WTAMU appreciates the efforts of the employees to achieve goals and maintain the vision of the University.  Outstanding employees are to be recognized both as a reward for their performance but also to serve as a model for other employees. To nominate a deserving co-worker:­ please submit a nomination form through Submittable at All part-time and full-time WTAMU Staff and SSC employees are eligible to be nominated for Employee of the Month. (Please review the the nomination process rules, procedures and eligibility for nomination before submitting a nomination.)
  • Employee of the Year--Congratulations to Samantha Green, the 2018 Employee of the Year! Samantha is the Student Employment Coordinator in Career Services.

Staff Development and Staff Appreciation

Staff Council is composed of university employees elected by their peers. ­See the list of Staff Council representatives.

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