View of Yager Hall bell tower through the pergola on Founders' Way

Staff Council

The mission of the Hartwick College Staff Council is to advocate for staff at the institutional level, maximize staff potential, and serve in an advisory role to the President while fostering a sense of communication and community in order to enhance the student experience.

The Hartwick College Staff Council Purpose:

  • Facilitate communication between staff and the campus community
  • Participate, assist, and advise in decision-making processes that affect the staff’s relationship with the larger College community, e.g. select staff representatives to serve on institutional task forces and committees when appropriate
  • Present ideas that originate from the staff to the College president
  • Foster a sense of community among our diverse population
  • Make Hartwick College’s educational community an efficient, fulfilling, and attractive work environment
  • Promote and advocate staff professionalism and support opportunities for the leadership development of its members

2021-2022 Representation

Members of the Hartwick community may access more information, including Council By Laws, minutes of meetings, and membership information from the Staff Council GoogleDrive. Hartwick username and password required.

Questions? Email

Divisional Representatives

  • Kaitlin Huemer, Academic Affairs, 2023
  • Kim Cronin, Finance Services, 2022
  • Mike Arno, President’s Office, 2023
  • Tim Raimy ’17, College Advancement, 2022
  • Tom Talbot, Student Experience, 2023
  • Rey Benschop, Student Experience, 2023

At-Large Representatives

  • Lisa Corbert ’02, (Chair), President’s Office, 2023
  • Ryan Scheiber, (Co-Chair), College Advancement, 2022
  • James Cochran, (Treasurer), Academic Affairs, 2022
  • Heather Babbitt, Academic Affairs, 2023
  • Kimberly Hastings, College Advancement, 2023
  • Stephanie Hollander, College Advancement, 2023
  • Nytasha McAdams, Finance, 2023
  • Travis Moyer ’18, Enrollment Management, 2022

Ex Officio Members & HR Consultant

  • Devin White, Aramark Dining Services
  • Karl Seeley, Faculty Chair
  • Anne Moriarty, Aramark Facilities
  • Frank Werdann, Barnes & Noble
  • Student Representative, TBD
  • Suzanne Janitz, Human Resources

Staff Council Meetings & Monthly Mingles


May 26 2022

3:00 pm

Staff Council Monthly Mingle

Check email for details.


Jun 17 2022

12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Ice Cream Social

The President’s Office and Staff Council invite staff and faculty to enjoy ice cream at Pine Lake. There will be drawings for Hartwick swag and prizes.