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Accreditation Governance

Accreditation Steering Committee

The Accreditation Steering Committee (ASC) operates as a participatory governance committee that reports to the principle governing body, the Strategic Planning Council. The ASC provides overall planning, guidance, and preparation for reports to ACCJC.
The ASC is charged with making recommendations on issues related to accreditation throughout the seven-year cycle, maintaining currency with accreditation standards and procedures, and communicating this information related to the College community.

Accreditation Writing Leadership Team

The Accreditation Writing Leadership Team (AWLT) is comprised of the Accreditation Liaison Officer, Accreditation Coordinator, and Tri-Chairs of the Accreditation Steering Committee. The AWLT is responsible for overall organization and preparation of accreditation reports and coordination of accreditation site visits.

Membership

Michelle BartonChair
Accreditation Liaison Officer
Senior Director - Institutional Research and Planning
(AWLT Team)
mbarton@palomar.edu
Adam MeehanTri-Chair, Faculty Senate
Faculty, English
(AWLT Team)
ameehan@palomar.edu
Justin SmileyTri-Chair, CAST or Administrative Association
Dean, Arts, Media, and Business
(AWLT Team)
jsmiley@palomar.edu
Jeannette GarceauTri-Chair, Council of Classified Employees
Instructional Support Assistant III
(AWLT Team)
jgarceau@palomar.edu
Marti SnyderAccreditation Coordinator
(AWLT Team)
msnyder2@palomar.edu
Shayla SivertInterim, Vice President for Instructionssivert@palomar.edu
Rocco VersaciFaculty Senate Presidentrversaci@palomar.edu
vacant SLO Coordinator
Wendy Nelson Curriculum Committee, Co-chair wnelson@palomar.edu
Andrea Doyle BauerFaculty Senate adoylebauer@palomar.edu
Shawna CohenHuman Resource Services Planning Councilscohen@palomar.edu
Connie MoiseFinance & Administrative Services Planning Councilcmoise@palomar.edu
vacantInstructional Planning Council
vacantPalomar Faculty Federation
vacant Student Services Planning Council
Administrative Association
vacant Confidential & Supervisory Team
Cheryl KearseClassified ckearse@palomar.edu
vacantAssociated Student Government

 

ASC Meeting Minutes

ASC Meeting Minutes from Fall 2019 to current can be found in Board Docs. Minutes prior to Fall 2019 can be found in the minutes archive page.