Staff Council

Roles and Responsibilities

The Staff Council is an elected body of individuals, consisting of representatives from various departments within the Burrell College of Osteopathic MedicineThe Staff Council will serve in an advisory role to gather information from staff, make recommendations, and discuss matters pertaining to the betterment of work-life balance. 

The Staff Council serves as a liaison between staff and administration to create a formal avenue for communication.  The Staff Council is committed to demonstrating respect, improving transparency, and maintaining trustworthiness to enhance the quality of the work environment. We strive to provide and promote resources for staff to gain professional development opportunities and foster an environment where colleagues can work collaboratively with one another. 

Meetings: Every fourth Thursday of each month

Upcoming Events:

July Coffee with College Leadership, more details to follow.

September Staff Professional Development Session, more details to follow.

If you have any questions please contact: staffcouncil@bcomnm.org

Officers

Elizabeth Eaton, PhD
Director of Compliance & Adjunct Assistant Professor of Biomedical
Staff Council Chair

April Lujan
Curriculum Coordinator
Staff Council Vice Chair

Ryan Mayhew
Instructional Operations Administrator
Staff Council Secretary

Members

Renee Huber-Landrum, MBA
Controller

Jody Gonzales
Curriculum Coordinator

Karina Garcia-Melchor 
Curriculum Coordinator

Kalli Martinez, MS
Scientific Research Associate

Brett Newcomer, MBA
Director of Student Life

Dawn Leake, SHRM-CP
Director of Human Resources

The Staff Council is open to your feedback. The suggestion box is a great place to provide input to the Council members. *Note: If you have a grievance please utilize the College’s Grievance Form.

Membership

Officers

Elizabeth Eaton, PhD
Director of Compliance & Adjunct Assistant Professor of Biomedical
Staff Council Chair

April Lujan
Curriculum Coordinator
Staff Council Vice Chair

Ryan Mayhew
Instructional Operations Administrator
Staff Council Secretary

Members

Renee Huber-Landrum, MBA
Controller

Jody Gonzales
Curriculum Coordinator

Karina Garcia-Melchor 
Curriculum Coordinator

Kalli Martinez, MS
Scientific Research Associate

Brett Newcomer, MBA
Director of Student Life

Dawn Leake, SHRM-CP
Director of Human Resources

Suggestions

The Staff Council is open to your feedback. The suggestion box is a great place to provide input to the Council members. *Note: If you have a grievance please utilize the College’s Grievance Form.