Staff Senate

2014-2015 Staff Senators

Scot Fransk

Scot Fransk

President, Senator, Recreation Coordinator
Intramurals
(308) 865-8849
fransksk@unk.edu

Biography

Employed Since:  June 2007
Term Expires:  April 2016

Staff Representative for:  Administrative/Managerial/Professional
Staff Senate Committees:  Executive Committee

Chelsea Swarm

Chelsea Swarm

Vice President, Senator, Payroll Manager
Human Resource
(308) 865-8426
swarmcm@unk.edu

Biography
Employed Since:  July 2008
Term Expires:  April 2017

Staff Representative for:  Administrative/Managerial/Professional
Staff Senate Committees:  Executive Committee
                                       Recognition Committee
Tammy Dietz

Tammy Dietz

Secretary, Senator, Custodian
Facilities Management & Planning
(308) 865-1800
dietztl@unk.edu

Biography
Employed Since:  May 2010
Term Expires:  April 2016

Staff Representative for:  Service
Staff Senate Committees:  Executive Committee 
                                       Professional Development Committee
Stacy Darveau

Stacy Darveau

Treasurer, Senator, Administrative Associate
Business & Technology
(308) 865-8342
darveausl@unk.edu

Biography
Employed Since:  February 2000 
Term Expires:  April 2016

Staff Representative for:  Office
Staff Senate Committees:  Policy Committee
Mitch O'Neill

Mitch O'Neill

Senator, Associate Director Application Development / Operations
Information Technology Services
(308) 865-8950
oneillm@unk.edu

Biography

 Employed Since:  October 1989
Term Expires:  April 2015

Staff Representative for:  Administrative/Managerial/Professional
Staff Senate Committees:  Communications Committee

Lori Skarka

Lori Skarka

Senator, Safety Center Transportation Trainer
Nebraska Safety Center
(308) 865-8256
skarkala@unk.edu

Biography
Employed Since:  October 2006
Term Expires:  April 2015

Staff Representative for:  Office
Staff Senate Committees:  Communications Committee
Don Wellensiek

Don Wellensiek

Senator, Event/Moving Team Leader
Facilities & Management & Planning
(308) 865-8469
wellensiekdr@unk.edu

Biography
Employed Since: August 2004
Term Expires:  April 2015

Staff Representative for:  Service
Staff Senate Committees:  Policy Committee
Megan Fryda

Megan Fryda

Senator, Assistant Director
Institutional Research
(308) 865-8934
frydamm@unk.edu

Biography
Employed Since:  December 2003
Term Expires:  April 2016

Staff Representative for:  Administrative/Managerial/Professional
Staff Senate Committees:  Recognition Committee
Kristin Chamness

Kristin Chamness

Senator, Associate Director Counseling Care
Counseling & Health Care
(308) 865-8248
chamnesska@unk.edu

Biography
Employed Since:  August 2008
Term Expires:  April 2015

Staff Representative for:  Administrative/Managerial/Professional
Staff Senate Committees:
Diana Jones

Diana Jones

Senator, Associate Director
Student Records
(308) 865-8443
jonesdi@unk.edu

Biography
Employed Since:  September 1995
Term Expires:  April 2017

Staff Representative for:  Administrative/Managerial/Professional
Staff Senate Committees:  Communication Committee
Holly Peterson

Holly Peterson

Senator, Office Associate
Educational Administration
(308) 865-8512
petersonha@unk.edu

Biography
Employed Since:  August 2007
Term Expires:  April 2017

Staff Representative for:  Office
Staff Senate Committees:  Comminications Committee
Chris Wilson

Chris Wilson

Senator, Locksmith
Facilities & Planning
(308) 865-1800
wilsoncd2@unk.edu

Biography
Employed Since:  August 2010 
Term Expires:  April 2017

Staff Representative for:  Service
Staff Senate Committees:  Comminications Committee

Staff Senate Representatives

Mary Chinnock Petroski

Mary Chinnock Petroski

Ex Officio, Director
Human Resources
(308) 865-8388
petroskimj@unk.edu

Biography
Employed Since:  June 2014
Term Expires:  April 2017

Staff Representative for:  Ex Officio