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Officers and Executive Board

The Staff Senate elects officers each spring to serve for the upcoming year.

Staff Senate officers, 2020-2021

Serena Young

President
Serena Young
Phone: 540-231-9532
young7@vt.edu
University Ombuds Office (0566)

LaTawnya Burleson

Vice President
LaTawnya Burleson
Phone: 540-231-5380
latawnya@vt.edu
College of Liberal Arts and Human Sciences (0426)

Secretary/Treasurer
Bruce Harper
Phone: 540-231-4360
bharper@vt.edu
University Relations (0229)

Parliamentarian
Jennifer Earley, Chair
jennife7@vt.edu
Phone: 540-231-2991
University Development (0336)

Tamarah Smith

Past President
Tamarah Smith
Phone: 540-231-7327
tjsmith@vt.edu
Office of Summer and Winter Sessions (0392)

Committees, Chairs

Communications
Bruce B. Harper, Chair
bharper@vt.edu
Phone: 540-231-4360
University Relations (0336)

Tasia Persson, Co-Chair
tpersson@vt.edu
Phone: 540-231-6779
CLAHS OOD Operations (0426)

Policies and Issues
LaTawnya Burleson, Chair
latawnya@vt.edu
Phone: 540-231-5380
CLAHS Advancement (0426)

McComas Leadership Seminar
Jennifer Earley, Chair
jennife7@vt.edu
Phone: 540-231-2991
University Development (0336)

2019-2020 Executive Board (senate officers and committee chairs)

The Executive Board of the senate meets monthly to discuss items of importance to all non-faculty salary and non-student wage employees and to set the agenda for Staff Senate meetings.