Work Life and Benefits Committee

Works to enhance the quality of work life for university employees.  The committee will address work life issues to include but not limited to:  safety and wellness, benefits, employee incentive programs, alternative work models, and dependent care.  The committee will collaborate with units across campus to identify and to share information about exemplary work life improvement efforts.

Contact this committee  


  • Barbara Schumacher, Chair
  • Peg Hosea
  • Holly Hudson
  • Sharon LeMieux
  • Sara Jo Poremski
  • Dana Whitaker


The Council does not publish names from inquiries received and deals with inquiries as if submitted anonymously; however, there is no guarantee of confidentiality.