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Committee Meeting Dates

The CSDC meets the 2nd Tuesday of the Month, from 10:00 to 11:00 a.m. in the Administration and Career Advancement Building, Room 2509 

Guests are always welcome to attend!

Next Meeting: September 12, 2017

Committee Members

Roberto Gutierrez, Co-Chair

Jamie Holladay-Collins, Co-Chair

James Grude,  AFT 1521A Representative & Secretary

Cyndi Maddren, AFT 1521A Representative & Treasurer

Amanda Davies

Brian Everitt

Mary John

Theresa Ramirez

Resource Members

Vacant, Faculty  Professional Development Advisor

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Classified Staff Development Committee

Classified Staff Development Committee

"Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed people can change the world. Indeed, it is only the one thing that ever has". - Author Unknown

Professional Development Resources

Professional Learning Network

Microsoft Training Center

Microsoft Office Specialist Certification Information

Other Links

50 Questions to Get to Know Someone Better

Putting it all Together

Attitude Does Make a Difference

The Definition of Attitude: Jeff Keller

 

Purpose of the Classified Staff Development Committee

The Classified Staff Development Committee works in cooperation with the mission and goals of Los Angeles Valley College in offering training and education in an atmosphere that fosters the free and respectful exchange of ideas. In harmony with the stated College goals, the Committee expands and develops the use of technology in instructional and support areas to provide greater service to the students and the community. The Classified Staff Development Committee encourages and supports professional growth and development among the administration, faculty and staff; providing for the enhancement of skills and abilities in all areas related to student success.

Mission Statement of the Classified Staff Development Committee

“The Classified Staff Development Committee is dedicated to offering training, education, professional and personal growth for classified employees.  The Committee promotes the development of leadership and communication skills, technological proficiency, and health and wellness among the classified staff.  In harmony with the mission of Los Angeles Valley College, and in partnership with the faculty and administration, the ultimate goal of the Classified Staff Development Committee is to support and enhance student success by means of professional and highly-skilled staff.”

Left, CSDC members and classified staff prepare for a campus walk activity. Participants are (L-R) Arlene Stein, Roberto Gutierrez, Jamie Hollady-Collins, Yasmin Aviles, and Sara Song.   At right, Roberto explains the HAAS CNC machine in the manufacturing department to Yasmin
Left, CSDC members and classified staff prepare for a campus walk activity. Participants are
(L-R) Arlene Stein, Roberto Gutierrez, Jamie Holladay-Collins, Yasmin Aviles, and Sara Song.
At right, Roberto explains the HAAS CNC machine in the manufacturing department to Yasmin
     
Classified staff members give a "thumbs-up" following the Leadership Workshop
hosted by Emmy Award winning journalist and leadership trainer Kim Crawford.