Minutes from Union Executive Committee Meeting

Present – Prince Charles Alexander, Dennis Cecere, Peter Cokkinias, Marti Epstein, Rich Grudzinski, Danny Harrington, Jeff Perry, Wendy Rolfe, Jackson Schultz, David Scott, and Jeri Sykes.

  1. Danny made a motion to accept the minutes from the previous meeting. Jeri seconded and the vote was unanimous to accept the minutes.
  2. Jeff presented the budget and we discussed at length. Marti made a motion to accept the budget. David seconded and the vote was unanimous to accept the budget.
  3. Jackson met with Larry last week and discussed the merger of the BoCo faculty into our union. We discussed at length.
  4. Roger Brown is doing the state of the college next week Nov. 17 in DFRH.
  5. Board of Trustees meeting is in the works for the spring meeting.
  6. Evacuation plan for 1140 was discussed. Jackson made a motion to appoint Wendy to represent the union at the next meeting. Marti seconded and the vote was unanimous.
  7. We discussed the short-term disability plan at the college. The college may have made a change without discussing with the Union, if so, this is an unfair labor charge.
  8. All faculty meeting is in the works.
  9. We discussed the possibility of making Union T-shirts.
  10. Team teaching was discussed – we are in support of this.