Position Descriptions

President/President Elect

Leads the PACE committee with the support of the PACE Executive Board. The PACE President ensures the PACE voice is heard and represented across campus. This position is a 3 year term. (6 months as president elect | 1.5 years as President | 1 year as past president)

Vice President

Serves on the PACE executive Board and assists the PACE President in the performance of duties and serves on standing committees as assigned. This position is a 2-year term

Bylaws/Procedures Committee Chair

Maintains PACE Bylaws and Procedures documents. Aids PACE Committees and Senators in updating committee procedures and performs at least an annual review of all procedures. Makes and receives recommendations for changes to PACE Bylaws and explains Bylaws changes to PACE membership at the annual PACE General Meeting. Ensures PACE Executive and General Boards follow Bylaws and Procedures in all activities. This position is a 2-year term.

Election Committee Chair

Promotes and coordinates annual PACE Elections process. Verifies eligibility and willingness of nominated individuals. Gathers and disperses candidate information to PACE members. Oversees voting and announces election results. This position is a 2-year term.

Events Committee Chair

Coordinates and promotes involvement of PACE members with the university community and encourages social interaction between employees. Oversees various social events for employees annually. Encourages involvement of university employees in social and service opportunities. This position is a 2-year term.

Legislative Affairs Committee Chair

Promote and encourage PACE member involvement in the legislative process. Coordinate PACE legislative efforts with university legislative liaisons and efforts. Coordinate PACE legislative efforts with those of the Utah Higher Education Staff Association (UHESA). This position is a 2-year term.

Professional Development Committee Chair

Promotes Staff Education and Staff Development Fund programs to employees. Gathers and compiles requests for funding. Selects funding recipients according to policies and guidelines. Coordinates budgets for Staff Education and Staff Development, including check requests for funding recipients, according to policies and guidelines. This position is a 2-year term.

Wolverine Pride Committee Chair

Promotes school pride among employees, especially staff, through activities, communication, and spirit building. Coordinates with students, faculty, departments, and administration to promote and enhance employee attendance at athletics, the arts, and other university sponsored events, provides leadership and support to the University Wolverine Pride Committee. Chairs the University Wolverine Price Executive Committee. This position is a 2-year term.

Legislative Affairs

Promote and encourage PACE member involvement in the legislative process. Coordinate PACE legislative efforts with university legislative liaisons and efforts. Coordinate PACE legislative efforts with those of the Utah Higher Education Staff Association (UHESA). This position is a 2-year term.

Academic Affairs Senator (2):

PACE Senators serve as the voice of staff employees in their division. They are responsible for relaying information to and from those they represent.  PACE Senators are expected to be involved in the policies, mission, and organization of the university.  Each university division is represented by senators.  The number of senators is based on the number of staff within the division. This position is a 2-year term.

Administration & Strategic Relations

PACE Senators serve as the voice of staff employees in their division. They are responsible for relaying information to and from those they represent.  PACE Senators are expected to be involved in the policies, mission, and organization of the university.  Each university division is represented by senators.  The number of senators is based on the number of staff within the division. This position is a 2-year term.

Intuitional Advancement Senator

PACE Senators serve as the voice of staff employees in their division. They are responsible for relaying information to and from those they represent.  PACE Senators are expected to be involved in the policies, mission, and organization of the university.  Each university division is represented by senators.  The number of senators is based on the number of staff within the division. This position is a 2-year term.

People and Culture Senator

PACE Senators serve as the voice of staff employees in their division. They are responsible for relaying information to and from those they represent.  PACE Senators are expected to be involved in the policies, mission, and organization of the university.  Each university division is represented by senators.  The number of senators is based on the number of staff within the division. This position is a 2-year term.

Planning, Budget & Finance Senator

PACE Senators serve as the voice of staff employees in their division. They are responsible for relaying information to and from those they represent.  PACE Senators are expected to be involved in the policies, mission, and organization of the university.  Each university division is represented by senators.  The number of senators is based on the number of staff within the division. This position is a 2-year term.

Student Affairs Senator

PACE Senators serve as the voice of staff employees in their division. They are responsible for relaying information to and from those they represent.  PACE Senators are expected to be involved in the policies, mission, and organization of the university.  Each university division is represented by senators.  The number of senators is based on the number of staff within the division. This position is a 2-year term.

University Marketing and Communications Senator

PACE Senators serve as the voice of staff employees in their division. They are responsible for relaying information to and from those they represent.  PACE Senators are expected to be involved in the policies, mission, and organization of the university.  Each university division is represented by senators.  The number of senators is based on the number of staff within the division. This position is a 2-year term.