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Committee Meeting Dates

9/22/16, 10/27/16, 12/22/16, 2/23/17, 3/23/17, 4/27/17, 5/25/17

Committee Members

Dave Green, Student Svcs
Sarah Song, Admin Svcs
Tom Lopez, Dir., College Facilities
Jermain Pipkins, Academic Affairs

Faculty Members
William Wallis, Chairs & Directors
Harry Fink, AFT/Senate
Betty Ballew, AFT/Senate
Eliza Uzunyan, Counselor, DSPS
Meredith Leonard, AFT/Senate*
Nicholas Wade, AFT/Senate
Phyllis Yasuda, AFT/Senate
Giovanni Trombetta, AFT/Senate
Nikoo Berenji, AFT/Senate
Ann Gee, AFT/Senate

Staff Members
Bob Dodds, SEIU 721
Israel Ortiz, AFT 1521A
Jonda Brooks, AFT 1521A
Vacant, Bldg & Trades/SEIU 99

Student Member
Michael Enderson, ASU Rep (2016-2017)



Work Environment Committee

Work Environment Committee



To review space utilization and work environment matters and make recommendations to support a healthy, safe, and effective work environment.

Long Term Goals:

  • Examine requests by departments for revision of their current space allocation.
  • Investigate the needs of departments for modernizing current facilities.
  • Prioritize Valley College's capital construction projects.
  • Review Campus Alterations and Improvements projects costing more than $100,000 and make recommendations to the College Council.
  • Carry out responsibilities of the Campus Work Environment Committee, as described in the Collective Bargaining Agreements.

2016-2017 Goals:

1. With data provided by Admin Services, analyze the College’s inability to reach a higher level of cleanliness, and then provide recommendations to the IEC.

2. To develop a process for evaluating the Facilities modules in coordination with the Facilities Planning Committee (FPC).

3. Work with Admin Services, Academic Affairs, Student Services and Budget to evaluate effectiveness of space use – determine and implement the software to track scheduling of rooms (Spring, 2017).

4. In conjunction with Admin Services and College Sheriff, continue to monitor campus emergency response efforts - drills & follow-up surveys, Building Marshall Training, classroom presentations & updates to emergency cards and signs.


Membership/Represented Constituencies (PDF/20KB)

Committee Member SharePoint Site Access

How to use SharePoint (docx)