Because an increase in excellence results when every employee of Emory & Henry College is actively participating in the education process, the Staff Affairs Council strives to provide a voice for staff to identify ways to better serve students. At the same time, the Staff Affairs Council seeks to enhance a supportive and inclusive atmosphere that leads to lives of service, productive careers, and global citizenship.
The Staff Affairs Council includes 14 staff members from offices across the colleges various campuses. These advocates facilitate communications among staff members while promoting individual rights and addressing staff needs.
When so charged, the Staff Affairs Council will make recommendations to members of the college leadership concerning policies and processes. The Council also works to promote acknowledgement of staff as valuable members of the community and help staff members feel welcome within the community.