Staff Congress election

Murray State staff have selected those who will represent them on Staff Congress for the 2016-2019 term. The candidates and the votes received are as follows. Staff Congress has 30 members with 10 positions coming up for election each April.

Election Results

Group A--Secretarial/Clerical (vote for two)
Debbie Griffin, Housing---69 votes received--elected
Debbie Plummer, Biology---65 votes received--elected

Group B--General/Facilities Management (vote for two)
Terry Stalls, Facilities Management---8 votes received--elected
write-ins accepted in this category
winning candidates must meet eligibility requirements
a write in vote was received for Liz Holland

Group C--Executive/Managerial/Professional (vote for two)
Jeff Gentry, Public Safety---106 votes received--elected
Robert Purcell, Information Systems---72 votes received--elected
Chad Wortham, Enterprise Application Services---59 votes received

At Large (vote for four)
Re'Nita Avery Meriwether, Curris Center---197 votes received--elected
Stephanie Totty, Center for Undergraduate Business Advising---173 votes received--elected
write-ins accepted in this category
winning candidates must meet eligibility requirements
101 write in votes were received for the at large category. Those receiving write-in votes were, in alphabetical order: James Barnett, Shellie Barrow, Stacy Bell, Lea Bowland, Michael Busby, SG Carthell, Anita Chitule, Stephen Crouch, Kenny Davis, Duane Dycus, Abigail French, Kayla Gachoka, Jeff Gentry, Cindi Gullixson, David Hargrove, Teressa Hill, Liz Holland, Wesley Hughes, Chris Jeter, Linda Johnsonius, Carruth Kitrell, Sherry Lamb, April Lax, Derrick McReynolds, Evan O'Neal, Erin Passmore, Brian Purcell, Kendrick Quisenberry, Camela Ramey, Sheri Riddle, Michele Sanders, Shawn Smee, Haley Stedelin, Brittney Stinnett, Shawn Touney, Amy Watters, J. David Wilson, Velvet Wilson, Gina Winchester, Chad Wortham, Susan Yarbrough

Sample Ballot

Voting Instructions


FAQ--Frequently Asked Questions


Election Results (available after voting ends)


If you have questions relating to the voting process, please call Orville Herndon at 270-809-4491 or email him at oherndon@murraystate.edu.