Staff Congress election

Murray State staff have selected those who will represent them on Staff Congress for the 2017-2020 term. A runoff election will be scheduled to break the tie between Leanna Linn McClure and Kendrick Quisenberry for the third at-large position. Staff Congress has 30 members with 10 positions coming up for election each April. The candidates and the votes received are as follows.

Meet the candidates!

Group A--Secretarial/Clerical (top 2 vote getters are elected)
Marion Hale, Journalism and Mass Communications---64 votes received--elected
Trish  Lofton, Curris Center Administration Office---61 votes received  
Laura Lohr, University Libraries---73 votes received--elected  

Group B--General/Facilities Management (top 2 vote getters are elected)
Mark Prusaczyk, Facilities Management---26 votes received--elected
write-ins accepted in this category
winning candidates must meet eligibility requirements
6 write in votes were received. Those receiving write-in votes were, in alphabetical order: Duane Dycus, Jeff Gentry, Liz Holland, Tony Jones, Jennifer Prusaczyk.

Group C--Executive/Managerial/Professional (top 2 vote getters are elected)
Duane Dycus, Information Systems---86 votes received--elected
Parker Griffith, Athletics---33 votes received
  Mary-Elaine Horn, RAO ---18 votes received
  Maria Rosa, Transfer Center---96 votes received--elected

Group BVC--Breathitt Veterinary Center (top vote getter is elected)
Jami Carroll, BVC - Virology---4 votes received--elected

At Large (top 3 vote getters are elected)
Roy Dunaway, Murray State Police Department---127 votes received--elected
April Lax, Accounting & Financial Services---91 votes received
Leanna Linn McClure, Veterans Affairs--97- votes received--tie
Kendrick Quisenberry, Recruitment ---97 votes received--tie
  Tressa Ross, COEHS TQI---88 votes received
Tim Williams, Post Office---170 votes received--elected
Mandy Youngblood, Office of the Registrar---85 votes received
  A runoff election will be scheduled to break the tie between Leanna Linn McClure and Kendrick Quisenberry for the third at-large position.

Sample Ballot

Voting Instructions


FAQ--Frequently Asked Questions


Election Results


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