President: Hallie Madole
Hallie Madole is an Administrative Assistant 3 in the Tutoring and Learning Center. She joined TMCC in 2006 and has worked in a variety of different student support roles throughout the College. She completed her MA in Counseling and Psychology with an emphasis in College Student Development in 2011, and her MS in Counseling and Psychology with an emphasis in Information Technology in Education in 2013. She’s been a part-time instructor at TMCC for 12 years. In her free time, she volunteers and supports the Reno Rodeo Association and is always happy to go watch a baseball game in San Francisco.
Classified Council President Duties: The TMCC Classified Council president will preside at all Classified Council meetings, call special meetings as they see necessary, serve as an ex-officio member of all committees, undertake all duties specifically or implied that are required of the office and represent Classified Council at all College functions or send a representative as necessary.
Vice President: Viola Pellissier
Viola is the Library Technician 2 at the Applied Technology campus and has been with TMCC since 2019. Her college career started at TMCC in 2004 with an Associates degree in Secondary Education which led her to get her BA in Anthropology and on to an MSc in Forensic Osteology. In her spare time she enjoys weight lifting, reading, hosting BBQs with her husband, and watching her baby and dachshund chase each other around.
Classified Council Vice President Duties: The TMCC Classified Council vice president will serve one year and automatically assume the position of the president in the second year, assist the president in the performance of their duties, act in place of the president in their absence, update area representation list and monitor attendance at classified meetings and be responsible for administering the Employee of the Month and Employee of the Year programs.
Secretary: Jennie Allan
Jennie Allan is a Library Technician 1 in the Elizabeth Sturm Library. Ever since she was a child, she has always enjoyed reading a good book! With over 5 years of Library Experience, she has been with TMCC since January 2020. Jennie is always ready to serve Students, Faculty, and the Community. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her family camping, exploring new places, and watching her boys and dog swim in Lake Tahoe.
Classified Council Secretary Duties: The TMCC Classified Council secretary shall keep an accurate record of the proceedings of all regular and special Classified Council meetings, keep a copy of all formal reports of the Classified Council officers and committees, maintain the official file of the Classified Council, and post minutes, agendas and notifications of meetings prior to the next meeting date.
Treasurer: Ana Lidia Ferreira
Ana Lidia is a Library Technician 1 in the Elizabeth Sturm Library. She joined the TMCC team in 2001 and has worked at the satellite library branches. She has a BA from UNR and plans to continue her education and get her MA in World Languages and Literature. She loves to spend time with family and friends. She also enjoys traveling, listening to music, cooking, and crocheting. Ana Lidia served as treasurer in other institutions, including the union for state employees. She is excited to represent the Classified staff.
Classified Council Treasurer Duties: The TMCC Classified Council treasurer is responsible for all funds as per guidelines of the treasurer, maintaining an acceptable set of records showing all transactions and render a current financial statement of the Classified Council at each business meeting and at such other times as the president may direct.
Hospitality Officer: Jennifer Friend
Jen started as a student here at TMCC back in 2010 with the Re-Entry program, (where Sydney Sullivan became her mentor and gave her the motivation over and over to keep going). She was a student worker with International Admissions and Records when it was still under A&R and also Advising. She graduated in 2012 with an AA and AAS certificate for Administrative Professional. Where she came back in May of 2022 as an Administrative Assistant 3 in Applied Technology, then Health Science Center. Currently she is located in the Vista Building as an Administrative Assistant 3 in Math.
Classified Council Hospitality Officer Duties: The TMCC Classified Council hospitality officer shall send flowers, plants or cards to the TMCC staff and faculty as per the guidelines of the hospitality office, keep a record of activities for reporting procedures and order employee recognition plaques and trophies.
NSHE Representative: Jeffrey Metcalf
Jeffrey Metcalf works in the Assessment and Planning Office as NSHE Specialist 1 for the last 2 years. He first began working for TMCC as a student employee in 2002. He earned his Associate of Arts from TMCC and then attended Nevada State College where he earned his Bachelors of Applied Science in Management. Jeffrey has previously served as Treasurer, Vice President, and President of the Classified Council.
NSHE Representative Duties: The TMCC Classified Council NSHE representative will attend monthly meetings held by the NSHE Classified Council, give a report at TMCC's monthly open meetings, attend monthly meetings with the executive board and assist other board members as necessary.