Administrative Faculty Assembly (AFA)

Three picture collage of the CSN campus buildings

 

Welcome to the AFA at CSN!

 

About Us:

The Administrative Faculty Assembly (AFA) exists to assure non-instructional administrative faculty (Director level and below) participation in the formulation, implementation and evaluation of institutional policies and goals; serve as the liaison to the President on non-instructional administrative faculty issues; and provide avenues to promote institutional cohesiveness and shared governance.

Objectives:

  • Evaluate, study, recommend policies and/or modifications to existing or proposed college policies and procedures that impact the non-instructional administrative faculty; and to provide input to create and maintain a secure, equitable and fair work environment. Policy recommendations will follow regular procedures for final review.
  • Provide periodic review in collaboration with Human Resources regarding benefits and retirement issues and the impact on non-instructional administrative faculty, recommend and provide input to the Faculty Senate salary and benefits committee and the CSN administration regarding such issues.
  • Provide input in the personnel policies and procedures pertinent to non-instructional administrative faculty.
  • Inclusion in College-wide committees, task forces, reorganization plans, College strategic planning and master planning to ensure input from the non-instructional administrative faculty is provided.
  • Strengthen communication between non-instructional administrative faculty, the administration, academic faculty, classified staff and the student communities to promote institutional cohesiveness and promote an environment that subscribes to shared governance.

 

Photograph of Mr. Ashton Ridley, CSN Administrative Faculty Employee of the Month

Congratulations Ms. Vanessa Winn!

September 2019 - Administrative Faculty Employee of the Month


Vanessa Winn is the Program Manager of the Veterans Education and Transition Services (VETS) Center. She helps service members, veterans and their families utilize their VA benefits at CSN.  Vanessa has worked for CSN since September of 2004, and has been the Program Manager at the VETS Center since July 2014. As the wife of a retired Air Force Veteran, Vanessa has a passion for helping those who served and their families.  Vanessa’s favorite part of working at the VETS Center is watching student veterans and their family members walk across the stage at graduation.     

 

 

 

 

 

AFA Officers & Representatives

Officers
Natalie Nelson, Chair
Vartouhi Asherian, Chair-Elect
Jeff Fulmer, Past Chair
Wilson Hatcher, Secretary
Nancy Webb, Parliamentarian

Representatives

Administrative Faculty Representation on Faculty Senate
Jacob Bakke (2019-2021)
Jann Carson (2018-2020)

Academic Affairs
Jeffrey Buchwald (2019-2021)
Michelle Chan (2019-2021)
Pamela Gallion (2018-2020)
Marylou Kohlmeier (2018-2020)
Paula Michniewicz (2018-2020)
Connie Newton (2018-2020)
Caprice Roberson (2019-2021)
Nancy Webb (2018-2020)

Facilities / Henderson Provost
Tina Dobbs (2019-2021)
Tamara Flores-Sahagun (2019-2021)

Finance / Human Resources
Christina Brown (2018-2020)
Jennifer Daughtery (2019-2021)
Rob Maher (2018-2020)

President's Office
Jamille Walton (2019-2021)
Suzan Workman (2019-2021)

Student Affairs
Kim Booth (2018-2020)
Amber Gomez (2018-2020)
Rosalinda Martinez (2018-2020)
Frank McPherson (2019-2021)
Garner Presser (2018-2020)
Sean Tory (2019-2021)
Christiane Trice (2018-2020)
Joan Rachmel (2018-2020)
Kayla White (2019-2021)

Faculty Senate
TBA (2019-2021)
TBA (2018-2020)

Classified Council
TBA (2019-2021)

AFA Committees

If you are an administrative faculty / professional staff at the director level or below and would like to be involved with any AFA committee, please contact the AFA Chair or the specific AFA committee chair listed below.

Executive Committee: The Executive Committee shall deal with issues and concerns brought forth by the AFA, CSN administrators, or faculty and is authorized to take action in between meetings of the AFA.

Natalie Nelson, Chair
Vartouhi Asherian
Jeff Fulmer
Wilson Hatcher
Rosalinda Martinez
TBA, Ex Officio


Election Committee: The Election Committee will give notice of nominations for Officers, develop the prescribed voting method, distribute information to all non-instructional administrative faculty and count all votes.

Vartouhi Asherian, Chair
Pam Gallion
Nancy Webb


Fundraising Committee: The Fundraising Committee will develop and implement activities to raise funds to support future AFA goals and objectives.

TBA, Chair
Wilson Hatcher
Bernadette Lopez-Garrett
Haunani Taylor Smith
Nancy Webb
Suzan Workman
Natalie Nelson, Ex Officio


Policies and Procedures Committee: The Policies and Procedures Committee will review the NSHE Code and Faculty Handbook in an effort to ensure all professional /administrative faculty are aware of the policies that directly impact them. This committee shall also review the AFA Bylaws and make recommendations to the AFA for revisions and amendments, submit to Faculty Senate recommendations for any policies and procedures affecting non-instructional administrative faculty including workload, evaluations, leave and other related issues as directed by the AFA.

TBA, Chair
Jacob Bakke
Jeff Buchwald
Alicia Cooper
Tina Dobbs
Amber Gomez
Natalie Nelson, Ex Officio


Recognition Committee: The Recognition Committee will foster recognition of AFA membership within the College and community, will monitor the processes and procedures, including criteria, for the Administrative Faculty Employee of the Month award.

Jeff Fulmer, Chair
Jeffrey Buchwald
Jann Carson
Tina Dobbs
Tamara Flores-Sahagun
Pam Gallion
Marylou Kohlmeier
Haunani Taylor Smith
Natalie Nelson, Ex Officio


Evaluation Committee (Ad Hoc): The Ad Hoc Evaluation Committee will work to evaluate, educate, make recommendations, and, if appropriate, draft policy regarding CSN’s administrative faculty / professional staff evaluation. This committee will coordinate with CSN’s office of Human Resources as it explores the existing evaluation practice/policies at CSN and at peer institutions both within and outside of NSHE. This committee will evaluation best practices and core competencies within higher education and related industry as it drafts its recommendation to the AFA and College Administration.

TBA, Chair
Jann Carson
Pam Gallion
Paula Michniewicz
Nancy Webb
Natalie Nelson, Ex Officio


Professional Advancement Committee (Ad Hoc): The Ad Hoc Professional Advancement Committee will investigate, make recommendation and, if appropriate, draft policy regarding professional advancement for CSN Administrative Faculty/Professional Staff. This committee will explore professional advancement policies that exist at CSN (academic faculty), in NSHE, at peer institutions, and best practices within higher education as it drafts its recommendation to the AFA and College Administration.

TBA, Chair
Vartouhi Asherian
Dennis Basilio
Jeff Buchwald
Michelle Chan
Pam Gallion
Rosie Martinez
Natalie Nelson
Ashley Snipes
Nancy Webb
Natalie Nelson, Ex Officio


Legislative Action Committee (Ad Hoc): The Ad Hoc Legislative Action Committee will work to educate, inform and engage CSN’s administrative faculty in the legislative process. Alongside the CSN Director of Government Affairs and other CSN Legislative Action Committees, the AFA Ad Hoc Legislative Action Committee will advocate for the College of Southern Nevada, its students and its administrative faculty / professional staff.

TBA, Chair
Jacob Bakke
Tina Barone Anderson
Lyndalou Bullard
Tina Dobbs
Kay Fitzgerald
Tamara Flores-Sahagun
Pam Gallion
Frank McPherson
Haunani Taylor Smith
Christiane Trice
Nancy Webb
Natalie Nelson, Ex Officio


Membership Committee (Ad Hoc): The Ad Hoc Membership Committee will work independently and with other AFA committees to increase activity, engagement, and leadership within the Administrative Faculty Assembly. This committee will investigate the large part-time administrative faculty employee group at CSN, make recommendation to the AFA and, if appropriate, draft policy looking at better representation for this employee group.

TBA, Chair
Tamara Flores-Sahagun
Ashley Snipes
Haunani Taylor Smith
Jamille Walton
Natalie Nelson, Ex Officio


Salary & Benefits Committee (Ad Hoc): The Ad Hoc Salary & Benefits Committee will make recommendation to the AFA regarding salary and benefits for CSN administrative faculty / professional staff. This committee with work to inform administrative faculty about existing benefits, benefit changes and, were appropriate, will advocate regarding salary and benefits on behalf of the AFA and administrative faculty at the College of Southern Nevada.

TBA, Chair
Jacob Bakke
Jann Carson
Michelle Chan
Kathy Eghoian
Amber Gomez
Paula Gonzales
Garner Presser
Natalie Nelson, Ex Officio


Shared Governance Committee (Ad Hoc): The AFA Ad Hoc Shared Governance Committee will work to evaluate, educate, make recommendations, and, if appropriate, draft policy/resolution regarding CSN’s shared governance and how this governance relates to the Administrative Faculty Assembly. The AFA Shared Governance Committee may coordinate with other College, Faculty Senate, and AFA committees and will share their initiatives and recommendations with the Administrative Faculty Assembly.

TBA, Chair
Jacob Bakke
Kim Booth
Garner Presser
Natalie Nelson
Haunani Smith
Suzan Workman
Natalie Nelson, Ex Officio


Students First Committee (Ad Hoc): The AFA Students First Committee (ad hoc) will work to educate and engage CSN’s administrative faculty and the AFA in the College’s student success mission. The AFA Student First Committee may coordinate with other AFA committees (Membership, Fundraising, etc.) and will share their initiatives and recommendations with the Administrative Faculty Assembly.

Rosie Martinez, Chair
Alicia Cooper
Sherida Devine
Amber Gomez
Paula Michniewicz
Connie Newton
Joan Rachmel
Ashley Snipes
Devon Stone
Natalie Nelson, Ex Officio


Survey Committee (Ad Hoc): The Ad Hoc Survey Committee will design, develop, implement and analyze a survey or surveys of Administrative Faculty at the College of Southern Nevada in hopes to better understand the wants, needs, issues and concerns of these employees. This committee may coordinate with other AFA committees (Membership, Technology, Legislative Action, Salary & Benefits, etc.) and will share their findings and recommendations with the Administrative Faculty Assembly.

TBA, Chair
Jeff Buchwald
Tamara Flores-Sahagun
Pam Gallion
Wilson Hatcher
Natalie Nelson, Ex Officio


Technology Committee (Ad Hoc): The Ad Hoc Technology Committee will evaluate, recommend, and implement changes in the way the Administrative Faculty Assembly uses technology and media to inform and engage its constituency. Potential areas for action might include but are not limited to the AFA Website, AFA Document Repository/Archive Social Media, Meeting Teleconference, AFA Newsletter / Emails.

TBA, Chair
Jann Carson
Michelle Chan
Jennifer Karuhn
Frank McPherson
Natalie Nelson, Ex Officio

AFA Meetings

All AFA Meetings are open to the public and the CSN community. Every effort will be made to begin meetings promptly. Meetings locations will rotate between our three main campuses. All meetings begin at 2:00 pm.

Fall 2019 Spring 2020

Charleston Campus - Room B104
2:00 pm, Friday, August 30, 2019

TBA

North Las Vegas Campus - Room H207
2:00 pm, Friday, September 20, 2019

TBA

Henderson Campus - Room C133
2:00 pm, Friday, October 18, 2019

TBA

Charleston Campus - Room B104
2:00 pm, Friday, November 22, 2019

TBA

North Las Vegas Campus - Room H207
2:00 pm, Friday, December 20, 2019

TBA

AFA Minutes, Agendas & Motions

Last AFA Meeting Minutes

None Available

 


Upcoming AFA Meeting Agenda

None Available


In accordance with AFA Bylaws, AFA Meeting minutes are distributed to all administrative faculty of the College of Southern Nevada at the director level and below within fourteen (14) days following a meeting. AFA Meeting agendas are distributed to all administrative faculty of the College of Southern Nevada at the director level and below at least one week (7) days before a meeting. To request past minutes or agendas, please email the AFA Chair.

Motions can be made by any AFA member during or prior to any meeting of the AFA. To make a motion in advance, please email the AFA Chair.

AFA Bylaws

Bylaws of the College of Southern Nevada Administrative Faculty Assembly

Article I: Name
The name of the organization shall be the Administrative Faculty Assembly (AFA) of the College of Southern Nevada.

Article II: Purpose
The Administrative Faculty Assembly (AFA) will assure non-instructional administrative faculty (Director level and below) participation in the formulation, implementation and evaluation of institutional policies and goals; serve as a liaison to the President on non-instructional administrative faculty issues; and provide avenues to promote institutional cohesiveness and shared governance. The purpose of the AFA and these bylaws shall not be in conflict with the CSN Mission and Bylaws or the Bylaws of the NSHE Board of Regents.

Article III: Objectives
a. Evaluate, study, recommend policies and/or modifications to existing or proposed college policies and procedures that impact the non-instructional administrative faculty; and to provide input to create and maintain a secure, equitable and fair work environment. Policy recommendations will follow regular procedures for final review.
b. Provide periodic review in collaboration with Human Resources regarding benefits and retirement issues and the impact on non-instructional administrative faculty, recommend and provide input to the Faculty Senate salary and benefits committee and the CSN administration regarding such issues.
c. Provide input in the personnel policies and procedures pertinent to non-instructional administrative faculty.
d. Inclusion in College-wide committees, task forces, reorganization plans, College strategic planning and master planning to ensure input from the non-instructional administrative faculty is provided.
e. Strengthen communication between non-instructional administrative faculty, the administration, academic faculty, classified staff and the student communities to promote institutional cohesiveness and promote an environment that subscribes to shared governance.

Article IV: Representatives
Section 1. The Representatives of the Administrative Faculty Assembly (AFA) shall be elected by the non-instructional administrative faculty at the director level and below, prior to the end of the spring semester. There may be two representatives appointed from Faculty Senate and one representative appointed from Classified Council.

Section 2. Administrative Faculty Assembly (AFA) representatives will be elected with one representative per every ten (10) non-instructional administrative faculty organized under the Vice President's functional divisions of the college and/or any other divisions that may be organized.

Section 3. Each division will conduct their own elections and notify the AFA Executive Committee of the Representative’s names.

Section 4. Representatives are elected for a two-year term. A person who is a representative for more than one-half of a full term shall be deemed to have served a full term in such position. A representative may be elected to consecutive terms.

Section 5. Representatives shall assume their duties June 1st.

Section 6: Administrative Faculty Representation on Faculty Senate. Two representatives of the administrative faculty sit as senators on the Faculty Senate. The AFA will make recommendation and/or nomination to the Faculty Senate for these representatives. If those elected to this position do not hold current AFA positions, they will be provided seats as representatives on the AFA board with all rights and privileges, their terms shall coincide with their term on Faculty Senate.
a. The senators representing the administrative faculty on Faculty Senate shall provide and present a report of all issues concerning administrative faculty to the AFA after each meeting of the Senate.

Section 7. Duties of Representatives
a. attend AFA meetings or designate a proxy and notify chair of proxy
b. keep constituents informed of AFA proceedings.
c. act and vote in the best interest of their constituents.

Section 8. Removal from Administrative Faculty Assembly. A Representative who fails or is unable to perform the duties may be removed from the AFA by a 2/3 vote of the Assembly. A representative who is unexcused from two regularly scheduled AFA meetings without arranging a proxy shall be dismissed from the AFA.

Section 9. Vacancies. In the event that a vacancy occurs in a Representative position prior to the expiration of the term, the Executive committee will fill the position with an interim Representative from the appropriate functional division for the unexpired term.

Article V: Proxies

Section 1. At any meeting of the representatives of AFA, any representative may designate another person to act as a proxy.

Section 2. A representative designating a proxy will do so in writing to the chair, indicating name of proxy and date of meeting being covered by the proxy. This authorization may be by fax, email or other means of electronic transmission. The representative may also in writing give any officer of the AFA the authority to find a proxy for any meeting they are not able to attend.

Section 3. The proxy will bring a copy of the authorization to the meeting they are attending.

Section 4. If a representative designates a proxy, then the proxy will have and may exercise all of the powers conferred by the member upon the person so designated unless the representative provides otherwise to the proxy and to the chair of AFA.

Article VI: Officers and Their Election

Section 1. The officers of the Administrative Faculty Assembly (AFA) shall consist of a chair, a chair-elect and secretary. The past chair shall serve in an advisory capacity.

Section 2. The officers shall be elected by the non-instructional administrative faculty (at the Director level and below) prior to the end of the spring semester for a term of one year or until their successors are elected.

Section 3. An officer of the Administrative Faculty Assembly (AFA) shall not serve more than two (2) consecutive terms in the same office. A person who has served in an office for more than one-half of a full term shall be deemed to have served a full term in such office.

Section 4. The voting shall be by ballot, and a plurality of votes cast shall constitute an election. If there is but one nominee for any office, the chair can declare the nominee(s) elected by acclamation.

Section 5. The newly elected officers shall assume their duties June 1st.

Article VII: Duties of Officers

Section 1: Chair
a. Preside at meetings of the AFA;
b. Serve on President’s cabinet and any other committees as required by the CSN President;
c. Perform all duties pertaining to the office and those specified in these bylaws;
d. Appoint all special and/or ad hoc committees;
e. Prepare agenda for AFA meetings and give notice of meeting to all administrative non-instructional faculty;
f. Supervise and ensure coordination of all activities of the AFA;
g. Communicate in writing to the CSN President any AFA actions or recommendations requiring action or approval by the CSN President;
h. Be available to attend Board of Regents meetings and submit related reports at the direction of the CSN President and/or when necessary for other AFA business;
i. Serve ex-officio on all committees except Election/Nomination committee;
j. Appoint a parliamentarian.
k. Appoint a special Audit Committee at the annual meeting in May to review the financial records of the AFA. This committee shall consist of three members of the AFA, one of them being the Chair-Elect. They will review sign off that the records are in order, or indicate any discrepancies found.

Section 2: Chair-Elect
a. Perform all duties as designated by the Chair;
b. Perform the duties of the Chair in the absence or inability of that officer to serve.
c. Serve as committee chairman of the Election Committee.

Section 3: Secretary
a. Record the minutes of meetings of the AFA;
b. Distribute to each member a copy of the minutes within fourteen (14) days following the meeting.

Section 4: All Officers will:
a. perform the duties prescribed in the parliamentary authority in addition to those outlined in these bylaws and those assigned as necessary;
b. deliver to their successor all official materials pertaining to the office prior to the newly elected officer taking office.

Section 5: Vacancies
In the event the position of Chair becomes vacant the Chair-elect will finish out the remainder of the term and will then complete the next full term. In the event the position of Chair-Elect becomes vacant, an election will be held within 30 days to replace that office. A vacancy in the office of Secretary will be selected from the members of the AFA.

Article VIII: Meetings

Section 1. Meetings of the Administrative Faculty Assembly shall be held monthly during the fall and spring Semester. At least one week’s notice of the agenda, date, time and place of the meetings shall be given by the chair to each representative, officer and members of the non-instructional administrative faculty at the Director level and below. The minutes of each meeting shall be distributed to representatives and officers within 14 days following the meeting.

Section 2. Special meetings may be called by the chair or if requested in writing by six (6) members of the AFA. At least three (3) days notice shall be given for special meetings.

Section 3. A majority of executive committee and representatives (including proxies) present and entitled to vote, represented in person or by written ballot or by electronic ballot, shall constitute a quorum at a meeting of the members. The representatives present may continue to transact business until adjournment notwithstanding the withdrawal of enough members to leave less than a quorum.

Section 4. An annual meeting will be held in May or prior to the end of the spring semester to elect officers and distribute all annual reports.

Article IX: Action By Electronic Ballot

Section 1. Any action which may be taken at any annual or special meeting of the AFA may be taken without a meeting, if so determined by the Executive Committee.

Section 2. Notice of electronic ballot to every member entitled to vote on the matter must be provided at such members email address as indicated in the AFA records or CSN directory.

Section 3. Notice of electronic ballot shall:
a. indicate the number of responses needed to meet the quorum requirements;
b. state the percentage of approvals necessary to approve each matter, other than the election of officers;
c. specify a deadline by which a ballot must be submitted in order to be counted.

Article X: Action Without a Meeting

Section 1. Any action except election of Officers which may be taken at any regular or special meeting of the AFA, may be taken without a meeting if:
a. the written ballot of every member is solicited;
b. the required number of signed approvals is in writing, setting forth the action so taken, is received;
c. the number of ballots cast within the time period specified equals ore exceeds the quorum required to be presented at a meeting authorizing the action;
d. the number of approvals equals or exceeds the number of votes that would be required at a meeting to approve the matter.
e. announcements, actions, voting, etc. may be done via website, email or other electronic means as deemed appropriate by the Officers or Executive Committee.
f. action taken without a meeting, should be ratified at the next meeting of the AFA to be entered into the minutes.

Article XI: Committees

Section 1. The following shall be the standing committees of the Administrative Faculty Assembly:

Policies and Procedures
This committee will review the NSHE Code and Faculty Handbook in an effort to ensure all professional /administrative faculty are aware of the policies that directly impact them. This committee shall also review these Bylaws and make recommendations to the AFA for revisions and amendments. Submit to Faculty Senate recommendations for any policies and procedures affecting non-instructional administrative faculty including workload, evaluations, leave and other related issues as directed by the AFA.

Election
The Election committee will give notice of nominations for Officers, develop the prescribed voting method, distribute information to all non-instructional administrative faculty (at the Director level and below), and count all votes. The results will be given to the Chair of the AFA who will make the formal announcement of those elected. The AFA Chair Elect will serve as Election committee chairman.

Recognition
The Recognition committee will foster recognition of AFA membership within the College and community, will monitor the processes and procedures, including criteria, for the Administrative Faculty Employee of the Month award. The AFA immediate Past Chair will serve as Recognition committee chairman.

Fundraising
The Fundraising committee will develop and implement activities to raise funds to support future AFA goals and objectives.

Section 2. The chairman of the committees shall be elected by the committee members, report to the AFA all goals, activities and recommendations and serve for a term of one (1) year.

Section 3. Special committees, with specific ad hoc purposes and fixed terms of one year or less, may be appointed from time to time as deemed necessary by the AFA. The Chair of the AFA shall appoint the members of a special committee and its chairman.

Section 4. Duties of committee chairmen:
a. Present goals for the upcoming year, outlining those issues and projects it will address and submit to the AFA.
b. Provide written/verbal reports of committee activities and any recommendations at each meeting of the AFA.
c. Provide a written annual report summarizing the committee's activities and business for the year. The annual report shall be submitted at the annual meeting in May.

Section 5. Executive Committee
The Executive Committee shall consist of the Chair, Chair-Elect, Immediate Past Chair, Secretary, and five members elected at the first meeting after the election of representatives. The Executive Committee shall deal with issues and concerns brought forth by the AFA, CSN administrators, or faculty. The Executive Committee is authorized to take action that is not in conflict with these Bylaws in between meetings of the AFA. The Chair serves as the chairman of the Executive Committee. The Parliamentarian serves as an additional non-voting member of the Executive Committee.

Article XII: Parliamentary Authority

Section 1. The rules contained in the current edition of Robert's Rules of Order Newly Revised shall govern the AFA and its sub-committees in all cases in which they are applicable and in which they are not in conflict with these bylaws, the CSN bylaws, or the bylaws of the NSHE Board of Regents.

Article XIII: Amendments

Section 1. The bylaws of the AFA may be amended at any meeting of the AFA by a two-thirds (2/3) vote of the members present and voting, provided the following requirements shall have been complied with in order:
a. The amendment(s) shall have been proposed by any individual of the non-academic/administrative faculty (at the Director level and below), a committee of the AFA, or any member of the AFA.
b. A copy of the proposed amendment(s) shall have been sent by the secretary to all non-academic administrative faculty (at the Director level and below) at least thirty (30) days prior to the meeting that the vote will take place.
c. The amendment(s) shall not be in conflict with the objects and purpose of the AFA, the CSN Bylaws or the Bylaws of the NSHE Board of Regents.

Originally Approved by Administrative Faculty – July 31, 2003
Amended: November 14, 2003
Amended: May 19, 2006
Revisions: December 7, 2006
Cabinet approval: January 16, 2007
Revisions: August 7, 2009
Amended: October 23, 2009
Approved by Administrative Faculty: December 18, 2009
Revisions: March 6, 2014
Amended: March 14, 2014
Approved: August 18, 2014

Administrative Faculty Employee of the Month

AFA Employee of the Month Nomination Form

Past Winners

2019
January - Carmen Torres, Senior Specialist, Office of Financial Aid
February - Kevin Altman, Academic Advisor, Athletics
March - Patricia Almario Prieto, Project Manager, Facilities Management
April - Gavin Kroulik-Whipple, Academic Advisor/Success Coach
May - Kim Booth, Assistant Registrar, Office of Admissions and Records
June - Kayla McIntosh, Director, Student Affairs
July - Ashton Ridley, Manager, Multicultural Affairs
August - Allen Berndsen, Project Manager, Facilities Management

2018
January - Kayla White, Academic Advisor/Success Coach
February - Jenn Daughtery, Senior Specialist, Receiving & Fixed Asset Control
March - Jamille Walton, Coordinator, Alumni Programs
April - Martha Dominguez, Assistant Director of Technology, Office of the Registrar
May - Joan Rachmel, Specialist, Disability Resource Center
June - Iris Melendez, Coordinator, Human Resources
July - Brian Akins, Director, Student Life and Leadership Development
August - Desarae Pointer, Advisor/Success Coach
September - Terry Cottle, Coordinator, Athletics
October - Paula Michniewicz, Instructional Designer/Senior Specialist, Office of eLearning
November - Bernadette Lopez-Garrett, Assistant Director, Office of the Registrar
December - Lyndalou Bullard, Program Coordinator, Division of Workforce & Economic Development

2017
January - Michelle Word, Coordinator for VP of Academic Affairs
February – Pamela Gallion, Analyst, Institutional Research
March – Beth Schuck, Director, Library Services
April – Michael Farner, Lead Interpreter Specialist, Deaf and Hard of Hearing Services
May – Ryan Rishling, Senior Specialist, Career Services & ReEntry
June – Kimiko Walton, Director, Student Recruitment
August – Patricia Marshall, Student Assistance Team Coordinator, CSN Call Center
September – Darlene Montague, Site Administration Coordinator
October – Andrew Kerr, Planetarium Manager
November – David Singleton, Academic Advisor & Success Coach
December – Dana Mollet, Disability Specialist, Disability Resource Center

2016
January - Santiago DeLaTorre, Advisor/Success Coach
February - Marylou Kohlmeier, Analyst, Strategic Initiatives & Administrative Services
March - Kay Fitzgerald, Summerlin Site Coordinator
April - Claudette Frizzell, Senior Specialist, Facilities Management
May - Millie Vuksanovic, Operations Coordinator, Business Operations
June - Maria Ubaldo, Student Recruitment Coordinator
July - Vartouhi Asherian, Senior Analyst, eLearning
August - Leigh Ann Swayze, Analyst, Cashier's Office
September - Kevin Altman, Advisor/Success Coach
October - Pat Zozaya, Registrar
November - Nicholas Snead, International Student Advisor
December - Kathy Eghoian, Benefits Coordinator, Human Resources

2015
January - Jeff Lycan, Nellis Site Coordinator
February - Beth Schuck, Director of Library Services
March - Diane Welch, Assistant General Counsel, Office of General Counsel
April - Darlene Montague, Site Coordinator, Mesquite Center
May - Dawn Butler, Recruiter/Success Coach
June - Leonardo Benavides, Coordinator, Diversity, & Multicultural Affairs
July - Suzan Workman, Operations Coordinator, Office of Public Affairs & Government Relations
August - Kathy Guerra, Facilities Interior Project Manager, Facilities Management
September - Eric Garner, Multimedia Manager, Business Operations
October - Connie Newton, Analyst, MyCSN Technology Group, Business Operations
November - Frank McPherson, Assistant Director, Financial Aid
December - Wayne Schultz, DHHS Staff Interpreter, Disability Reource Center

2014
January - Yvonne Jackson, Coordinator, Retention & Advising Services
March - Robyn Rohde, Coordinator, CSN Writing Centers
April - Kathy Eghoian, Benefits Coordinator, Human Resources
May - Millie Vuksanovic, Operations Coordinator, Finance
September - Kay Fitzgerald, Site Coordinator, Summerlin Center
October - Haunani Taylor, Specialist, Office of eLearning
November - Scott Camero, Research Analyst, Office of Institutional Research
December - Sharnee' Walker, Coordinator, Disability Reource Center

2013
December - Scott Naus, Director, International Center
November - Josh Ruter, Site Coordinator, Green Valley Center
October - Laura Yavitz, Analyst, Institutional Research
June - Ron Barakat, Site Manager, Cheyenne Campus Child Care
April - Michelle Word, Coordinator for VP of Academic Affairs
March - Greg Hampton, Multimedia Specialist, Public & College Relations
February - Mark Cahill, Interim Director of Purchasing

2012
January - Joyce Bivona, Specialist, Financial Services
February - Jann Carson, Senior Specialist, CAPE
March - Livia Sa, Specialist, Department of Nursing
April - John Scarborough, Director, Human Resources
May - Valerie Stevenson, Lead Teacher, ECE Lab School
June - Mary Edwards, Coordinator, Finance & Administration
July - Yvonne Jackson, Retention & Advising Specialist
September - Shawn Claxton, Coordinator, Work Study Programs

2011
April - Janis Fikes, Director, ECE Lab School
December - Jeff Fulmer, Visual Resources Specialist, Department of Fine Arts

 

AFA Officers:

 

Natalie Nelson, Chair

Coordinator, Inclusive Learning
702.651.2726
Sort Code NLVS144
 

Vartouhi Asherian, Chair-Elect

Senior Analyst, Office of eLearning
702.651.4740
Sort Code NLVS224


Jeff Fulmer, Past Chair

Coordinator, Fine Arts
702.651.4146
Sort Code NLVH121


Wilson Hatcher, Secretary

Advisor/Success Coach, Athletics
702.651.3009
Sort Code WCD155


TBA, Parliamentarian

 


 

AFA Links:

AFA Bylaws

2018 Administrative Faculty Survey Results

CSN Faculty Senate

CSN Human Resources

CSN Policies & Procedures

CSN Shared Governance

NSHE BOR Handbook (Code) and Policies and Guidance Manual

NSHE Governing Policy on CSN Bylaws

Administrative Faculty Employee of the Month Nomination Form