Professional Development Committee

Professional Development Committee group photo

About the Committee

Goals (2016-17)

  1. Provide focused professional develoment academies for each employee group (classified, faculty & management). (Strategic Direction 5.1)
  2. Continue to improve our communication strategy for disseminating professional development information.
  3. Develop a new employee orientation in conjunction with HR. (Strategic Direction 5.2)
  4. Evaluate and recommend software for tracking professional development.
  5. Improve assessment and professional development effectiveness.

Charge

To provide and support activities and opportunities which will enhance job performance, personal growth, and social interaction among all Bakersfield College employees, thereby developing a sense of campus community.

Scope

Makes recommendations for staff development activities to the College President, and oversees the expenditures created to fund such activities.

Role/Purpose

To provide and support activities that enhance job performance and encourage professional growth and collegiality among all members of the campus learning community.

This committee communicates with:

Professional Development Committee Scholarship

The Professional Development Committee also endeavors to offer small, equitably distributed professional development scholarships to all full-time BC faculty, staff, and administration. To apply for a PDC scholarship, complete the electronic Professional Development Committee Scholarship Application and submit it to akarr@bakersfieldcollege.edu


Members

Chairs


Bill Moseley (Adminstrative Co-Chair) bmoseley@bakersfieldcollege.edu


Judy Ahl (Classified Co-Chair) jahl@bakersfieldcollege.edu


John Giertz (Faculty Co-Chair) jgiertz@bakersfieldcollege.edu


Membership

Administrator - VACANT

Administrator - Dena Rhodes

Administrator - Araceli Navarro

Administrator - Chelsea Esquibas

Administrator - Shanell Tyus

Faculty-Voting Member - VACANT

Faculty-Voting Member - VACANT

Faculty-Voting Member - VACANT

Faculty-Voting Member - Diana Cason

Faculty-Voting Member - Chris Dison

Faculty-Voting Member - Kristen Mercer

Faculty-Voting Member - Shohreh Raman

Classified - VACANT

Classified - VACANT

Classified - VACANT

Classified - Tracy Lovelace

Classified - Stella Ponce

CSEA - SGA-Erika Alvarez (Senator)

CSEA - SGA-Emmanuel Lomaco (Senator)

The Professional Development Committee also endeavors to offer small, equitably distributed professional development scholarships to all full-time BC faculty, staff, and administration. To apply for a PDC scholarship, complete the electronic Professional Development Committee Scholarship Application and submit it to akarr@bakersfieldcollege.edu