College Council 

Scope and Function

 
The College Council is the central participatory planning committee for Shasta College and is a key component of Shasta’s integrated planning and institutional review processes. The College Council is responsible for establishing the institution’s direction by developing the institutional mission statement and long-term goals, in concert with the Governing Board and Accreditation Standards.

The College Council will act as the primary participatory college committee and specifically to:

A. Advocate for effective College planning processes being in place and used.
 
B. Oversee the development of the College’s Strategic Plan and Educational Master Plan. 
 
C. Develop College-wide priorities and make recommendations to the Superintendent/President regarding budgeting, staffing, equipment and facilities based on an analysis of information received from college committees and bodies.
 
D. Review the College Mission Statement at least once every three years and ensure alignment of the College mission and goals with the State Community College mission and goals.
 
E. Review and make recommendations on the District’s Board Policies and Administrative Procedures to ensure development based upon a culture of evidence and consultation with constituencies.
 
F. Establish ad-hoc committees, sub-committees, and task forces where and when appropriate. The following are examples of standing subcommittees of College Council:
  1. Accreditation Steering Committee
  2. Research Committee
G. Review reports from the Program Review Committee.
 
H. Communicate ideas and recommendations to the College community.
     

Committee Membership

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Administration
Dr. Frank Nigro, Assistant Superintendent/Vice President of Instruction​ (Co-Chair)       
Dr. Kevin O'Rorke, Assistant Superintendent/Vice President of Student Services 
Morris Rodrigue, Assistant Superintendent/Vice President​ of Administrative Services

Faculty

Cathy Anderson, Mathematics
​Jay Davis, Welding​ (Co-Chair)       
Dr. Ramon Tello, Philosophy

Classified

Chelsea Kefalas, Student Success Facilitator
​Byron Kozloff, Maintenance Plumber
Angela Nava, Administrative Secretary I (Grant Development)
                                                         

Student Representative

Elizabeth Elizarraras

Non-Voting Members

Will Breitbach, Dean of Library Services & Educational Technology
​Dr. Kathleen Mahar, Dean of Institutional Effectiveness 
Greg Smith, Associate Vice President of Human Resources
Dr. Joe Wyse, Superintendent/President
 

 
College-Wide Planning Documents


Strategic Plans


 
 

2012-2015 Strategic Plan  ​

 
 

2005-2007 Strategic Plan

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