The following discussion took place at the October 4, 2016 meeting of the Human Resource Services Planning Council:
Michelle Barton presented an overview of the Palomar College Governance Structure, including information about the Strategic Plan and the various Plans that support it. She discussed the three HR-related objectives that are currently included in Strategic Plan 2019. Also reviewed were the eight (8) accreditation recommendations.
• Governance Structure/Staff Training & Development
Kelly Falcone provided an update on the progress of merging the Staff Training & Development Committee with the Professional Development Committee. There was a discussion about the reporting relationship this new committee might have.
• Unassigned Part-time Faculty Pools
Christine Winterle provided information about a new program to form part-time faculty pools. The pools will be formed to provide departments with vetted part-time faculty who are ready to fill last-minute teaching assignments or to substitute.
• New HRSPC Meeting Time
After some discussion, the committee agreed to move the HRSPC meetings to the 2nd and 4th Thursdays from 2:00 to 3:00 pm.
Full meeting minutes, once approved, can be found at the Human Resource Services Planning Council Website: