Employee Benefits

Employee Benefits Committee (EBC) is composed of four university faculty members, and one or more staff members (all appointed by the President), the VP for Finance and Treasurer, and the Provost. It periodically reviews programs relating to employee benefits and acts in an advisory capacity to the President. (See also, Investment Committee.)


Ex Officio Members

  • Elizabeth Oliver, Interim Provost
  • Mary Main, Executive Director of Human Resources
  • Steven McAllister, VP for Finance and Treasurer

Four Appointed Faculty Members

Including one from the Law School and one from the Williams School, and one appointed retiree faculty member - 2 biennially for 4-year terms.

  • Robert Danforth (LS) - 2017-2021
  • Mary Abdoney - 2020-2024
  • Christopher Connors - 2020-2021 (replacing Elizabeth Oliver - 2018-2022)
  • Afshad Irani (WS) - 2020-2024

Staff Members (four-year term)

  • Brittany Carr - 2020-2024
  • Ron Mauck - 2018-2022
  • Kenneth (KC) Schaefer - 2017 -2021
  • Molly Steele - 2020-2024