Staff Advisory Committee

The Staff Advisory Committee (SAC) is elected to represent the interests, opinions, and concerns of the non-exempt staff by communicating these concerns to the Allegheny Executive Committee (AEC). For more information on the purpose of this committee, click on BYLAWS and refer to Section 1 (Purpose).

The SAC meets the first Thursday of each month from noon – 1 p.m. in McKinley’s Private Dining. Meetings are open to members of the campus community. If you have a suggestion or a concern, please contact a member of SAC.

Current Members for 2019-2020


  • Tammy Steinfath – Chair
  • Pauline Lanzine – Vice Chair
  • Rhonda Hershelman – Treasurer
  • Tricha Young – Secretary


  • Christine Bell, Registrar’s Office, Curricular Services Coordinator
  • Reese Campbell, Modern & Classical Languages, Ruter Hall Coordinator
  • Rhonda Hershelman, Allegheny Gateway, Office Manager
  • Pauline Lanzine, Geology/Computer Science, Alden Hall Coordinator
  • Brenda Malliard, Donor Relations Specialist/Development Secretary
  • Lana Mesley, Student Finance & Technology, Student Accounts Manager
  • Shawna Mook, English, Philosophy and Religious Studies, Oddfellows Coordinator
  • Patrice Newman, Conference and Event Services, Scheduling and Event Coordinator
  • Cristy Rhodes, Admissions, Support for Office Operations
  • Tammy Steinfath, Physical Plant, Inventory Control Coordinator
  • Tricha Young, Student Leadership & Involvement, Office Manager