To serve as an advisory board, making recommendations to affect positive and constructive changes, in accordance with the University’s mission, vision, values, and Strategic Plan. This committee will not serve as a substitute for the Grievance Committee.
The mission of the Staff Senate shall be to serve as an advisory committee and a collective voice to convey ideas, information and recommendations to the Executive Cabinet regarding the interests and concerns of the staff. The goal is to continually improve operations and build a sense of community and an environment of respect and fairness by facilitating effective communication among Staff, Administration, Faculty and Students. The Staff Senate seeks to ensure that the University of Montevallo is a positive and productive learning and working environment whereby integrity, tolerance and respect are affirmed. The Staff Senate will encourage other staff by providing support for diversity, inclusion, career growth and positive morale.