System Employee Benefits Advisory Committee (SEBAC)


What is SEBAC?

The System Employee Benefits Advisory Committee (SEBAC), which is made up of elected representatives from each A&M System member, advises the Director of Risk Management and the Employee Benefits Manager on benefit plan design to meet the needs of employees. SEBAC studies the design and operation of the various benefit plans on an ongoing basis and makes recommendations regarding design and administration of the plans. SEBAC is governed by System Regulation 31-02-03.

Meeting schedule (all 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.):

  • Tuesday, October 25, 2022
  • Tuesday, February 21, 2023
  • Tuesday, May 23, 2023


2020-21 SEBAC Representatives


System Offices
Elected, voting representative:
Mr. Dominic Dertatevasion
(979) 234-0030 ext. 834

Appointed, nonvoting representative:
Adam Davidson


Prairie View A&M University
Elected, voting representative:
Mollene Williams
(936) 261-2125

Appointed, nonvoting representative:
Cheryl Greene
Patti Toller


Tarleton State University
Elected, voting representative:
Cory Shaw
(254) 968-9160

Appointed, nonvoting representative:
DawnAnn Wilson
Eva Lopez


Texas A&M International University
Elected, voting representative:
Ashley Carey
(956) 326-2362


Texas A&M University
Elected, voting representative:
Mary Schubert
(979) 845-7978

Appointed, nonvoting representatives:
Damon Slaydon
Karen Hentschel
Dr. Holly Hudson
Dr. David Earnest
Tina Pennington (Texas A&M University at Galveston) 
Nancy Abraham (Texas A&M University at Qatar)


Texas A&M University-Commerce
Elected, voting representative:
Dr. Nick Patras
(903) 886-5416

Appointed, nonvoting representative:
Cynthia Todhunter


Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi
Elected, voting representative:
Dr. Zelda Chacon
(361) 825-2601

Appointed, nonvoting representatives:
Debra Cortinas
Mary Canales


Texas A&M University-Kingsville
Elected, voting representative:
Jo Elda Castillo-Alaniz
(361) 593-2382


Texas A&M University-Texarkana
Elected, voting representative:
Katheryn Hartshorn

Appointed, nonvoting representative:
Charlotte Banks


West Texas A&M University
Elected, voting representative:
Warren Pitt
(806) 651-2116

Appointed, nonvoting representatives:
Heidi Stricker


Texas A&M University System Health Science Center
Elected, voting representative:
Gina Greig
(979) 436-9229

Appointed, nonvoting representatives:
Tricia Landers
(979) 436-9181


Texas A&M AgriLife Research
Elected, voting representatives:
Christine Thompson
(830) 988-6125


Texas A&M AgriLife Extension
Elected, voting representatives:
Judy Kurtz
(979) 845-2211

Appointed, nonvoting representatives:
Dr. Margaret Hale, Retiree
William McConnell


Texas A&M Engineering Engineering Human Resources
Elected, voting representative:
Ninette Portales
(979) 458-7695

Appointed, nonvoting representative:
Stacey Havel


Texas A&M Engineering Extension Service
Elected, voting representatives:
Martha Alexander
(979) 458-6818

Appointed, nonvoting representatives:
Brian Payne
Melinda Pitman


Texas A&M Forest Service
Elected, voting representative:
Jordan Herrin
(936) 564-9276

Appointed, nonvoting representative:
Dorithie Thomas


Texas A&M Transportation Institute
Elected, voting representative:
Walter Simpson
979-371-2063

Appointed, nonvoting representative:
Betty Gibson


Texas A&M Veterinary Medical Diagnostic Laboratory
Elected, voting representative:
Paula Mondebello
979-845-6439


Texas A&M University Central Texas
Elected, voting representative:
Caroline Williams
(254) 519-5454

Appointed, nonvoting representative:
Debbie Morrison
Tina Flores-Nevarez


Texas A&M University San Antonio
Elected, voting representative:
Dr. Adrian Guardia

Appointed, nonvoting representative:
Martha Gonzalez


Texas Division of Emergency Management
Elected, voting representative:
Gina Greig
(512) 424-2430


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