Family Leave

The GVSU Women’s Commission is a faculty/staff affinity group that advocates for gender equity and social justice. The Women’s Commission is currently working on developing recommendations for senior leadership on how to improve family leave policies and make GVSU a more family-friendly work environment. Please join us! We need your expertise and experiences to ensure that the final recommendations brought forward are beneficial to all employees. If you would like to get involved or have a family leave story to share, please contact the Women’s Commission Advocacy Co-Chairs, Samantha Minnis ( and Casey Thelenwood (


To share your stories, experiences, insight, or recommendations related to family leave, please click the link below:

Family Leave Input

Page last modified October 25, 2017