2014-2015 Task Force Membership
Chair: Sedgwick Harris
Members: Susan Batchelor , Staci Clayborne, Tim Daugherty, Melinda James, Ashley Knight, Luis Moreno, Steve Norton, Lisa Price, and Julia Waskosky
2014-15 focus: creation of a sample athletic manual as a best practice; keep up-to-date on issues impacting athletics.
Campus Safety/Student Conduct Administration
Co-Chairs: Luis Moreno and Steve Norton
Members: Wendell Blair, Staci Clayborne, Lesley Frederick, Shawn L. Govan, Sedgwick Harris, Ashley Knight, Quincy Martin III, Joianne Smith, and Gregory Thomas
2014-15 focus: identify and disseminate best practices in violence prevention with particular attention to policies for involuntary medical withdrawal, discuss practices related to campus violence prevention legislation and BIT teams, share best practices in the implementation of student conduct codes, due process and judicial proceedings; Registered Sex Offender mandates; Title IX training.
College Completion/Student Retention & Success
Co-Chairs: Karen Hlavin and Juletta Patrick
Members: Susan Batchelor, Susan Drone, Stacy Ehmen, Chad Flannery, Liz Gerber, Sedgwick Harris, Yolanda Isaacs, Melinda James, Quincy Martin III, Luis Moreno, Tracy Morris, Lisa Price, Gregory D. Robinson, Kent Scheffel, Joianne Smith, Gregory Thomas and Julia Waskosky
2014-15 focus: Impact of President Obama’s Completion Agenda on community colleges; best practices, others to be determined; successful retention strategies for at-risk and first generation students; assessing effective strategies.
Financial Aid/Student Costs
Chair: Lesley Frederick
Members: Marcus Brown, Chad Flannery, Yolanda Isaacs, Juletta Patrick, Normah Salleh-Barone, and Tina Stovall
2014-15 focus: ISAC Map Funding, Default Management, and Financial Literacy Best Practices; Textbook cost containment; Presidential Executive Order 13607 for Veteran’s on Principles of Excellence.
IAI and Transfer
Chair: Rick Pearce
Members: Malinda Aiello, Marcus Brown, Amy Diaz, Normah Salleh-Barone, and Samuel Wheeler
2014-15 focus: Associate in Science degree requirements, IAI majors’ panels, status of SB 59; NIU transfer policy with respect to earning a D in a community college course.
Chair: Normah Salleh-Barone
Members: Terry Crain, Susan Drone, Linda Hamman-Moore, Karen Hlavin and Yolanda Isaacs
2014-15 focus: best practices, campus support services, and legal updates/federal regulations.
Chair: Amy Diaz
Members: Lesley Frederick, Yolanda Isaacs, Melinda James, Luis Moreno, Normah Salleh-Barone, Tina Stovall, and Tracy Morris (current ICCCSSO president)
2014-15 focus: update ICCCSSO manual; plan and host new CSSO orientation at each fall conference; identify effective ways in which to promote professional competencies in student affairs.
Chair: Linda Hamman-Moore
Members: Susan Drone, Lesley Frederick, Melinda James, Songie Milhouse, Juletta Patrick, Gregory Thomas, and Julia Waskosky
2014-15 focus: keep up-to-date on relevant legislative issues and send out alerts on major impact issues; HEOA, America Diploma Project, Skills2Compete.
Chair: Kent Scheffel
Members: Liz Gerber, Carolyn Kindle, Juletta Patrick, Rick Pearce, and Lisa Price
2014-15 focus: College readiness; dual credit; provide best practices in college readiness, development of career strands from high school to college (such as Middle College), polling of peers for action on this topic; provide updates or changes to dual credit legislation.
Chair: Tina Stovall
Members: Michelle Birk/Debbie Alford, Amy Diaz, Shawn L. Govan, Tracy Morris, and Normah Salleh-Barone
2014-15 focus: outlining differences between current and new GI bill from the financial perspective, review ISAC summary for benefits, ACE transfer consideration for veterans and credit transfer, provide National Guard updates, provide a summer presentation, recommend for the state to host a round table discussion on returning veterans and family assistance.
Chair: Lisa Price
Members: Amy Diaz, Susan Drone, Liz Gerber, and Quincy Martin, III
ICCB Liaison: Todd Jorns
Objective: Keep ICCCSSO’s website up-to-date with meeting minutes, listserv summaries, task force lists/membership, and general ICCCSSO membership.
PTK Liaison to ICCB: Lisa Price