VCU Staff Senate’s Shared Governance subcommittee serves to strengthen the relationship between the Senate and university leadership for the purposes of improved information flow and transparent decision-making. The subcommittee is dedicated to maintaining VCU as a premier place of employment in the Commonwealth through the spirit of the university’s shared governance policy.

If you are interested in joining the committee or observing the committee please email Peyton Burgess for more information at

  1. Nicholas Fezter (Co-Chair)
  2. Peyton Burgess (Co-Chair)
  3. Teresa Dulaney-Dewald
  4. Chris McDonald
  5. Katina Velentzas
  6. Collin Cox
  7. Stephanie Hart
  8. Amanda Simmons
  9. Chris Straus
  10. Hannah Steighner
  11. Jennifer Tennison