May 2020

Latest Announcements from the Staff Senate


In addition, each month, the Mason Staff Senate:

  • Presents the Employee of the Month with a gift
  • Attends Human Resources and Payroll’s New Staff Orientations to welcome new employees and introduce them to the work of the Staff Senate
  • Recognizes the service of Mason retirees with a letter of appreciation, and publishes the Staff Senate newsletter.  
May 2020

April 15 Telework Panel Recording

The Mason Staff Senate would like to express our gratitude to the panelists who joined us for our April 15 Telework Panel, which you can view via that link. A special thank you to our attendees and to staff members who submitted questions before and during the session.

Below you will find the recorded times of each panelist and resources they referenced.

Opening: Erin Iacangelo Rogers, Interim Staff Senate Chair

01:56-1:02.32: Shernita Rochelle Parker, Assistant Vice President of Human Resources Strategy & Organizational Development and Learning; Maria Green, Director of Benefits; and Michelle Lim, Director, Strategic Human Resources Services and Faculty Consulting
PHEL Leave Chart
PHEL Guide
Resources for Mason Employees During COVID-19
Touchbase Tuesday
HR Liaison Directory

01:03:00-01:18.31: Josh Cantor, Director, Parking and Transportation
Shuttle Service and Impact of COVID-19

01:18:43-01:32:37: Heather Strange, Director, Fiscal Policy and Communication
COVID-19 Fiscal Services Update
Computer Purchase Guide
Assignment Loan Form

01:33:01-01:59:12: Charlie Spann, Deputy CIO & Assistant VP, Enterprise Service Delivery, representingInformation Technology Services
ITS-Approved Computer Hardware Standards for Faculty & Staff
ITS-Approved Standard Endpoint Devices for Faculty & Staff
Computers and Software
Email and Collaboration
Working Remotely: A Guide to Maintaining Continuity

Closing: Erin Iacangelo Rogers, Interim Staff Senate Chair

The Staff Senate also held a Telework Special Session on April 1. If you missed that session, you can view the recording here.

May 2020

Touch Base Tuesdays

Mason faculty and staff are invited to join representatives from Fiscal Services and Human Resources & Payroll for Touch Base Tuesdays, a virtual meeting space to get your questions answered. Join us May 25 from 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Webex details are below:

Touch Base Tuesdays
Hosted by Jessi Adams

Tuesday, May 25, 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Meeting number: 619 894 367
Password: Tuesday1

Join by video system
You can also dial and enter your meeting number.

Join by phone
+1-415-655-0003 US Toll
Access code: 619 894 367