Council Minutes

Minutes for the Meeting on October 7, 2010
Student Center

Representatives present:
Representatives absent:
Call to Order:
Chair Joel Hunter called the meeting to order at 9:35 AM. He thanked everyone for their attendance to our meeting.

Joel addressed the one-time salary supplement of 0-6% with a 4 % pool going to each area. He said that it would be based on our 2009 evaluation and we should see this at the beginning of December. He introduced our three speakers: Teresa Coker from Payroll and Benefits, Jim Wohl from the Office of the Ombudsman, and Kathy Kyle from the Harrison School of Pharmacy.

Teresa Coker gave a presentation on Open Enrollment with new changes and covered our retirement options.

Jim Wohl presented the history of the Ombudsman, the conflict tornado, and reviewed the

2008-2009 Ombuds Report: Executive Summary (pdf)

Kathy Kyle covered the Health and Medication Monitoring Services provided by the pharmacy students and how we could benefit from this program. These services are free. They offer blood pressure checks and blood sugar checks between doctor visits, assistance with following medication schedules and health information, filling pill boxes, and meet with you one on one in your home. Contact information for Kathy Kyle is 334-844-8345 or


Our meeting adjourned at 11:35 AM.


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