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Strategic Planning Task Force, 2011-2012

Formation of Strategic Planning Task Force at
District Planning and Advisory Council (DPAC) Meeting
September 28, 2011

It was agreed that a task force of DPAC be formed to assist with the process of identifying strategic initatives for the next five years.  The Strategic Planning Task Force will develop a plan to gather information from the college community to present proposed initiatives to DPAC. 

 The DPAC Chair and Vice-Chair will co-chair the Task Force with membership as follows: 

Strategic Planning Task Force Members

Academic Senate
Co-Chair and two members
Janet Harclerode, Task Force Co-Chair
Eric Oifer
Christine Schultz

Faculty Association
Three members (one DPAC, two at-large)

​Sandy Burnett
Fran Chandler
Kevin Menton

Co-Chair and two members


​Randy Lawson, Task Force Co-Chair
Erica LeBlanc
Mona Martin

​Management Association
Three members (one DPAC, two at-large)


Katharine Muller
Deyna Hearn
Lisa Rose, Task Force Coordinator
Classified (CSEA)
Five members (two DPAC, three at-large)


​Robert Hnilo
Leroy Lauer
Joanne Laurance
Barbara Siegel
Alternate:  Bernie Rosenloecher

​Associated Students
Five members (two DPAC, three at-large)


Harrison Wills
Jasmine Delgado
Camelle Johnson
Jose Manuel
Jordan Horn, Alternate

Strategic Planning Task Force Meetings
Location: Drescher Hall Room 300-E (the Loft)

November 10, 2-4 p.m.     
December 8, 2-4 p.m.      
December 15, 2-4 p.m.    

January 19, 2-4 pm.         
February 9, 2-4 p.m.        
February 23, 2-4 p.m.      
March 15, 3-5 p.m.          
March 22, 2-4 p.m.  


Strategic Initiatives Adopted April 11, 2012:

1.  GRIT (Growth, Resilience, Integrity, Tenacity) that focuses on non-cognitive skills such as integrity, understanding, perseverance, purposeful engagement)  

2. Institutional Imaginations Initiative (i3): the SMC community will envisage a future that focuses on fostering, nurturing, and valuing imagination, creativity, innovation and inquiry.


















Link to Strategic Planning Task Force 2007-2008​