Advisory Council for Exempt Staff (ACES)

Welcome to the University of Delaware ACES Page (Advisory Council for Exempt Staff). We are a voluntary organization, composed of a diverse group of exempt staff members, who help facilitate active and direct communication between University staff and Central UD Administration. We also provide a forum for discussion and investigation of issues important to the staff and the University.

All meetings are held from 2:30-4:00 p.m. in Room 015R, Perkins Student Center

  • January 16
  • March 13
  • May 8
  • July 10
  • September 11
  • November 13
Steering Committee
Doris Miklitz President
Kris Bakowski Vice President
Cheryl Rodriguez Secretary
Glen Loller At-Large
Kim Clark At-Large
Mary Ford At-Large


Grievance Hearing Board
Julie Brewer Convener, Library
Janice Barlow Center for Community Research & Service
Sharmayne Burns College of Earth Ocean & Environment
Chrissy Shinn College of Engineering
Brewster Kingham Animal & Food Sciences
Mike Matthews College of Engineering
Debbie Kirwan Development
Kate Webster IT


ACES University Committees
Dining Services Committee Mary Ford
Faculty Senate Observer Zach Jackson
Parking & Transportation Committee Cathy Corsi
Dan Severson
#2 CAS
Kim Clark
#3 CEOE & Provost’s Office
Brooks Raup
Pamela Niemann
#5 COE
Crystal Maccari
#6 CHS Zachary Jackson
#7 Libraries, Museums & Lerner Ryan Neary
#8 President’s Office & Athletics Mary Ford
#9 DAR Brenda Weest
#10 Student Life Cathy Corsi
#11 EVP Blaze Delaney
#12 FREAS Chris Bakowski