April 22, 2008
08-082

Jennifer Tanner
Communications Specialist

Nominations for COSA Reps Due Thursday

VALDOSTA - The Council on Staff Affairs at Valdosta State University is soliciting nominations for four vacancies by Thursday, April 24 and planning online elections from April 28 through May 2.

Open positions include one representative from the Division of Academic Affairs and three from the Division of Finance and Administration, each serving a 4-year term. Eligible nominees must be full-time, benefited staff members, who have been employed longer than 6 months. Anyone eligible working in one of these areas, is invites to run for an open positions.

Online elections will run April 28 through May 2 with paper ballots available at the University Center and Plan Operations from 8 a.m. until 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 29. New council members will be announced at the regular COSA meeting on June 10.

COSA exists to advance the mission of the university as a whole. The representatives participate in the process of University governance and serve on various University committees. Nomination forms can be obtained at the COSA website: http://www.valdosta.edu/cosa .