Staff of the Advisory Council

Staff Advisory Council

The Staff Advisory Council (Staff AC) was formed in 1998 and is a permanent council comprised of staff representing all major areas of the university. The main focus is to foster open communication between the staff and administration. This council meets monthly to discuss matters of importance to staff and develop strategies for improvement. 

Mission Statement

The Staff AC is a group of staff leaders and advocates who promote the University’s Mission by fostering a sense of campus community, creating strategies to enhance staff morale, and advising campus leadership on matters relating to and affecting the staff of Furman. The Staff AC uses Furman’s Character and Values Statement as guiding principles. 

Purpose

The purpose of the Staff AC is to advise the senior administration in matters of interest to the staff and to develop workplace relationships within this group. The Staff AC provides the Furman staff a voice in campus issues. 

How We Operate

Read through our Bylaws here.

Members

The council is made up of staff representatives from numerous departments and divisions.

Meet our members

Programs & Events

We host several programs and events throughout the year to promote campus community.

Learn about our programs and events

Staff Resources

We provide timely information, as well as opportunities to connect.

See our staff resources

Council Member Resources

Internal council and committee documents are available to members through our online database.

Access member documents

Become a Member

Staff AC offers a great outlet for getting more involved and making an impact at Furman.

Submit a member nomination

Contact

Have a question, comment or feedback? We're here to listen.

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