Chair:

  • Anna Jubilo, UBC
  • Jennie Nilsson, UVIC

Members:

  • Nicholas Petryszak, BCIT
  • Lindsay Wood, KPU
  • Simone Longpre, UBC
  • Heather Williams, SFU
  • Mursal Khyabani, UBC

 

Goal

To support professional development needs of ACE members

 

Mandate

The Professional Development Committee is responsible for the following:

  1. To identify professional development opportunities for the ACE members
  2. To implement and oversee professional development activities for the ACE members during the Fall and Spring of each calendar year
  3. To support professional development opportunities for the ACE members
  4. Advise and make recommendations to the Board on professional development activities
  5. Provide advice to the Board concerning professional development needs
  6. Partner with other committees as appropriate on matters of common interest
  7. Provide quarterly reporting (3x per year) at each board meeting and annually for the AGM

 

Structure

  • Committee members shall be appointed by the existing members and may serve for 2 years
  • If appointed, a member may serve for a maximum of two consecutive terms (4 years)
  • Membership will commence at each AGM

 

Chair(s) of the Professional Development Committee

  • The Chair(s) shall be responsible for chairing the meetings and ensuring the meetings move forward efficiently
  • The Chair(s) shall attend quarterly ACE Board meetings representing the Committee and giving quarterly reports on Committee activities 
  • The Chair(s) shall liaise directly with the other Committees on a regular basis to ensure appropriate planning of professional development activities

Meetings

  • Meetings will be convened on an as needed basis
  • Meetings may be held in person, or electronic means such as telephone, video conference or by email

 

Quorum

  • Quorum shall be a majority of the membership of the committee

 

Governance

  • Recommendations and decisions of the Professional Development Committee, to the extent decisions may be rendered, shall be made by consensus
  • The Professional Development Committee shall report to the Board

 

2014 / 15 Goals

  • Provide support to conferences development in conjunction with ACE

 

2015 / 16 Goals

  • Survey ACE Members and identify areas of professional development
  • Implement and oversee a professional development activity for the ACE members during Spring 2016

 

2016 / 17 Goals

  • Survey ACE Members and identify areas of professional development
  • Implement and oversee a professional development activity for the ACE members during the Fall and Spring of each calendar year

 

2017 / 18 Goals

  • Survey ACE Members and identify areas of professional development
  • Implement and oversee a professional development activity for the ACE members during the Fall and Spring of each calendar year

 

Interested in joining this committee as a volunteer?

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