Charge: The mission of the Staff Development Committee is to plan and coordinate staff development activities, as well as administer professional development endeavors. There are three basic activities: Issuance of grants for staff development activities; planning of programs for the college that offer professional development opportunities to faculty and staff; and fundraising programs to raise money for staff development activities.
Line of Authority: The committee reports to the Chancellor.
Leadership: Chancellor appoints a chair.
Membership: Representation across college. Volunteers are appointed by Chancellor.
Decision-making: The committee has delegated authority to make decisions with regard to awarding of professional development grants within approved guidelines and appropriated budget.
Decision-making Protocol: committee meetings and established grant guidelines
Documentation: Minutes are taken and kept.
Termination date: No set term length.