Staff Senate

Staff Senate

Introducing the Senators

Dusty Newton, President, Administrative/Managerial/Professional

Dusty Newton

Executive Officer

Director, Admissions

Phone Number: (308) 865-8702
Email: newtond@unk.edu

Employed Since: July 1998

Staff Representative for: Administrative/Managerial/Professional

Term Expires: April 2015

Staff Senate Committees: Executive

Diana Jones, Vice President, Administrative/Managerial/Professional

Diana Jones

Executive Officer

Associate Director, Student Records

Phone Number: (308) 865-8443
Email: jonesdi@unk.edu

Employed Since: September 1995

Staff Representative for: Office

Term Expires April 2014

Offices held: Vice President 2011-2012, 2012-2013
Staff Senate Committees: Executive

Lori Weed Skarka, Secretary, Office

Lori Weed Skarka

Executive Officer

Senior Classroom Trainer, Nebraska Safety Center

Phone Number: (308) 865-8711
Email: skarkala@unk.edu

Employed Since: October 2006

Staff Representative for: Office

Term Expires: April 2015

Staff Senate Committees: Executive

Paula Fuestman, Treasurer, Office

Paula Fuestman

Executive Officer

Accounts Payable Technician, Finance Office

Phone Number: (308) 865-8866
Email: fuestmanp@unk.edu

Employed Since: June 1997

Staff Representative for: Office

Term Expires: April 2015

Offices Held: Treasurer 2012-2013

Jon Watts, Administrative/Managerial/Professional

Jon Watts

Assistant Director, Business Services

Phone Number: (308)865-8448
Email: wattsjc@unk.edu

Employed Since October 2010

Staff Representative for: Managerial/Professional

Term Expires April 2014

Offices Held: President 2011-2012, 2012-2013

Staff Senate Committees: Executive
Professional Conduct

Mitch O'Neill, Administrative/Managerial/Professional

Mitch O'Neill

Associate Director Application Development/Operations,
Information Technology Services

Phone Number: (308) 865-8950
Email: oneillm@unk.edu

Employed Since: October 1989

Staff Representative for: Administrative/Managerial/Professional

Term Expires: April 2015

Staff Senate Committees:

Megan Fryda, Administrative/Managerial/Professional

Megan Fryda

Assistant Director, Institutional Research

Phone Number: (308) 865-8934
Email: frydamm@unk.edu

Employed Since: December 2003

Staff Representative for: Administrative/Managerial/Professional

Term Expires: April 2016

Scot Fransk, Administrative/Managerial/Professional

Scot Fransk

Recreation Coordinator, Intramurals

Phone Number: (308) 865-8849
Email: fransksk@unk.edu

Employed Since: June 2007

Staff Representative for: Administrative/Managerial/Professional

Term Expires: April 2016

Stacy Darveau, Office

Stacy Darveau

Administrative Associate, Business & Technology

Phone Number: (308) 865-8342
Email: darveausl@unk.edu

Employed Since: February 2000

Staff Representative for: Office

Term Expires: April 2016

Kimberly Orcutt, Service

Kimberley Orcutt

Supply Control Assistant, Facilities Management & Planning

Phone Number: (308) 865-8581
Email: orcuttkf@unk.edu

Employed Since: January 2009

Staff Representative for: Service

Term Expires: April 2014

Staff Senate Committees: Recognition

Don Wellensiek, Service

Don Wellensiek

Event/Moving Team Leader, Facilities Management & Planning

Phone Number: (308) 865-8469
Email: wellensiekdr@unk.edu

Employed Since: August 2004

Staff Representative for: Service

Term Expires: April 2015

Tammy Dietz, Service

Tammy Dietz

Custodian, Facilities Management & Planning

Phone Number: (308) 865-1800
Email: dietztl@unk.edu

Employed Since: May 2010

Staff Representative for: Service

Term Expires: April 2016