Jo Morrow, a senior administrative secretary in West Virginia University’s College of Business and Economics, has been elected WVU Staff Council chair. Morrow, who succeeds Terry Nebel, Staff Council leader for the past 10 years, will also represent staff as a WVU Board of Governors representative. She will serve a two-year term, effective July 1.

Also elected to Staff Council positions are the following employees, who will represent classified staff at WVU’s main and regional campuses from July 1 through June 30, 2011. Morrow, the BOG representative will also represent classified staff at Potomac State College and WVU Institute of Technology:

Advisory Council of Classified Employees Representative

Paul R. Martinelli, Program Manager, Extension Service

Staff Council Representatives Administrative/Managerial

Lana Cooke, Manager, Business Operations, Associate Vice President for Finance

Beth Wyant, Manager, Business Operations, Information Technology Business Office

Staff Council Representatives Clerical/Secretarial

Margaret Lopez, Administrative Associate, Administration and Finance


Cathy Jasper, Administrative Associate, Center for Women’s Studies

Joan Gibson, Program Assistant II, College of Human Resources and Education, Benedum Collaborative

Beth Ann McCormick, Admissions Assistant III , Health Sciences Center, Medicine/Student Services

Staff Council Representatives Paraprofessional/Technical

Joan K. Baldwin, Nutrition Outreach Instructor, Extension Services

Beth Ann Fluharty, Nutrition Outreach Instructor, Extension Services

Mark Benincosa, Academic Lab Manager I, Creative Arts Center, Division of Music

Nancy J. Bremar, Nutrition Outreach Instructor, Extension Services

Staff Council Representatives Physical Plant/Maintenance/Service

George Fleming Jr., Trades Specialist I, Health Sciences Center, Maintenance Engineering

Terrence W. Dunson, Campus Service Worker, Health Sciences Center, Maintenance Engineering

Louise K. Fletcher, Campus Service Worker, Facilities Management

Linda Campolong, Housekeeper, Residential Education

Ron Campolong, Trades Specialist I, Facilities Management

Staff Council Representatives Professional/Non-Teaching

Tim Richards, Senior Piano Technician, Creative Arts Center, Division of Music

Kimberley Clayton, Office Administrator, Civil and Environmental Engineering

Dixie Martinelli, Office Administrator, Extension Services

Paul Martinelli

Ronnie McIntyre, Hazardous Materials Specialist, Environmental Health and Safety

Note: Some of the positions filled did not require an election because the number of nominated employees did not exceed the number of available positions for these sectors.