addition to election of officers, the Board made the following appointments:
Gary Poertner as
secretary of the Board and Vice
Chancellor David Bugay
as assistant secretary; Trustee
as representative to the nominating committee to the Committee on
School District Organization, and Trustee
as alternate representative; Trustee
as the political action representative to the Orange County School
Boards Association; Trustee
as the liaison to the Orange County Community College Trustees Association;
as the representative to the Orange County Legislative Task Force
as alternate representative.
Board approved the meeting dates and times for 2011, a planning calendar
and a list of discussion topics.
to view the meeting schedule.
welcomed Trustee Prendergast to the Board and expressed
their appreciation and good wishes to Trustee Williams and Robina
Allen, who is retiring. Trustee Milchiker
was congratulated on receiving a service pin in recognition of 25 years
on the Board, and Dr. Carmen Dominguez was recognized
for an impressive SC Feast of Lights performance. The meeting was adjourned
in memory of: Dr.
Fred Bremer, former Saddleback College president; Francisco
custodian; and Nicholas
Nikolenko, IVC police officer.
SC President Tod Burnett's written
report included mention of:
Medical Services Department receiving its own ambulance from Orange
County Fire Authority; holiday performance including A Christmas
Carol and A Feast of Lights; Classified Senate raising
donations to assemble over 30 Thanksgiving baskets and totes for student
veterans; updates from Veterans, CalWORKS, EOPS and DSPS programs; ASG
sponsoring an outdoor screening of the film Inception; and
18 ASG officers attending the Circle of Change leadership conference
at Cal State, Long Beach.
President Glenn Roquemore's written report included mention
of: women's golf team winning the state championship;
alumni Jeffrey Ross-Ibarra being recognized with the
White House Early Career in Sciences & Engineering award; Dance
Perspectives, featuring work by 16 year old music student Vartan
Simonian; Veterans Day tribute; music alumni Raul Vega
Hernandez writing the program notes for Pacific Symphony Youth
Orchestra; and 14 students being selected to participate at the Music
Association of California Community Colleges State Conference.
AND ON TV
Board meeting will be available for viewing online later in the week.
Television broadcast is scheduled for 7pm on both Friday, December 10
and Saturday, December 11, on Saddleback College Channel 39 and Irvine
Valley College Channel 33. SC TV39 has an additional broadcast on
Sunday, December 12 at 7pm.
Orange County Community College District Board of Trustees
A. Fuentes, William O. Jay, David B. Lang, Marcia Milchiker,
M. Padberg, T.J. Prendergast, III, John S. Williams; Eve Sheih, Student
L. Poertner, Chancellor
Meeting Update Prepared by:
Tere Fluegeman, District Public Affairs