Effective Trusteeship Workshop

Program: 8:30am - 2:00pm
Location: Associated Builders & Contractors

Join AALRR partner, Todd Goluba as he presents a special workshop on the Brown Act on Friday, January 23rd.

The Effective Trusteeship Workshop is the single best overview of responsibilities required for board members of California community colleges. State leaders and experienced trustees will provide comprehensive information on the knowledge and skills necessary to be an effective trustee. There will be ample opportunity to discuss your questions. The Trustee Handbook will be provided at the workshop, along with other important resources.

Who Should Attend

All recently elected and appointed trustees should attend the Effective Trusteeship Workshop. Continuing trustees, student trustees, and CEOs are also very welcome, and will gain much from the workshop. Board presidents and vice presidents are encouraged to attend the Effective Trusteeship session with their new trustees and participate in the continuing education sessions or the Board Chair Workshop in the afternoon on Saturday.

Board Chair Workshop – $75

Saturday, January 24 • 1:45 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Limited to 35 registrants; the Board Chair workshop is included as part of the Effective Trusteeship Workshop, or participants may register for the Board Chair Workshop separately.

 Being a board president is an important leadership role. The chair runs board meetings, fosters teamwork, represents the board, and works closely with the CEO. The workshop is designed for board presidents, vice presidents, CEOs, and interested trustees. The Board Chair Handbook will be distributed.

Topics include:

• Board Chair Roles

• Running Effective Meetings

• Handling Difficult Situations

• CEO – Board Chair Relations

Workshop Schedule

schedule is subject to change

Friday, January 23

 11:00 a.m.                      Registration Opens

 1:00 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.     Brown Act (special workshop)

 3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.     New Trustees Introduction to Roles and Responsibilities (special workshop)

 3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.     Best Practices in Board Orientation (special workshop)

 5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.     Reception for New Trustees

Saturday, January 24

 8:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.     Registration Opens

 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.   Effective Trusteeship Plenary Session

 12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.   Connecting with Colleagues (Lunch on Own)

 1:45 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.     Introduction to Major Issues

                                        The Role of the Board in Labor Negotiations

 3:45 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.     The Board’s Role in Fiscal Policy

                                        Accreditation: Before, During and After the Visit

 6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.     Reception

 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.     Dinner with CCCT Board Members and a message from Brice Harris

Sunday, January 25

 8:00 a.m. – 9:15 a.m.     Breakfast Session: The Board and CEO Partnership

Registration Fees

Effective Trusteeship Workshop: $340

includes all workshops and sessions, Saturday reception, dinner and Sunday breakfast, the Trustee Handbook and other publications. This fee also includes the Board Chair Workshop.

Board Chair Workshop ONLY: $75

includes refreshments, the League’s Board Chair Handbook and other publications. The fee is required only if you are NOT attending the Effective Trusteeship Workshop.

Cancellation Policy

All cancellations must be in writing. No refunds are available if cancellation is received after January 9, 2015. All refunds will be assessed a $50 cancellation fee.


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