WVU Parkersburg Staff Council
On September 8, 1975, President Jerry Lee Jones sent a memo to all staff requesting a meeting on Tuesday, September 9, 1975 at 2:00 p.m. in Room 114 to discuss Staff Council’s responsibilities followed by election of representatives. The first Staff Council consisted of four (4) support staff, three (3) administrative staff, and two (2) maintenance staff.
Elected Staff Council Presidents since the organization of Staff Council have been:
Tim Fidler, Director Community Services
Fred Eicholzer, Coordinator, Community Development
Connie Dziagwa, Public Information
Curt Fulmer, Director of Institutional Research
Tim Beardsley, Counselor Student Services
John Romano, Coordinator Academic Computing
Norma Hoppie, Program Coordinator
Dina Braniff, Accountant
Steve Smith, Assistant Registrar
Patsy Bee, President’s Secretary
JoAnn Backus, Information Technology Consultant
Al Collins, Campus Police Officer
Drema’s term ended after she passed away suddenly in November 2014. Drema made many contributions to the college during her 35 years of service at WVU Parkersburg. She is greatly missed.
The current Staff Council is made up of classified employees elected by their peers.