Monthly Board Highlights - May 2020

If you were unable to attend the May 5, 2020 Board of Trustees meeting, here are some of the actions that took place.

The Board heard the following reports and presentations:

Academic Senate Report by:

David Richardson (written)

Classified Senate Report by:

Deisy Ruiz (written)

COVID-19 Update by:

Vice Chancellor Christine Miktarian & Darren Cousineau

Oakhurst Community College Center Update by

Dr. Darin Soukup

Equal Employment Opportunity Plan Data Report by

Vice Chancellor Julianna Mosier

2019-2020 Student Trustee Stephen Kodur was presented with a virtual plaque by Chancellor Dr. Paul Parnell

All college presidents reported on their virtual celebrations for graduates

Approved the following:

  • Academic Personnel Transactions as presented
  • Classified Personnel Transactions as presented
  • Acceptance of completed construction of New Center for Agriculture and Technology Building at MCCC
  • Summer 2020, Fall 2020 and Fall 2021 Curriculum proposals
  • Name Change for Madera Community College Center (dropping the word Center)
  • Transfer of Student Credit Balances to the General Fund

Held Public Hearing & Ratified:

  • Collective Bargaining Agreement, Peace Officers Association


  • Resolution 2012.11 denouncing xenophobia and anti-Asian sentiment arising due to fears of the COVID-19 pandemic
  • Resolution 2020.12 recognizing May 17 – 23 as Classified School Employees Week honoring the contributions of SCCCD Classified Professionals
  • Resolution 2020.10 notice of intent to establish an appropriations limit for the 2020-21 fiscal year (GANN) at June 2, 2020 Board Meeting
  • Resolution 2020.13 an application with the California Governor’s Office of Emergency Services for the purpose of obtaining certain federal financial assistance under the California Disaster Assistance Act

Report of Actions Taken in Closed Session:

The Board gave legal counsel direction regarding a litigation matter.

You can read more May 5, 2020 Board Meeting agenda details on our website