Ethical Standards for Trustees

Spring
2002
Resolution Number: 
13.03
Contact: 
Assigned to : 
Category: 
General Concerns
Status: 
Ongoing

Whereas, Trustees of California community colleges are entrusted with public confidence and trust and therefore are expected to behave honestly and ethically both in meetings and when interacting with the public;

Whereas, Recent cases have occurred of trustees acting unethically, for self-serving purposes, contrary to the best interests of the colleges;

Whereas, The Academic Senate for California Community Colleges supports the need for standards of professional behaviors for faculty; and

Whereas, The same high standards should apply to the behavior of trustees;


Resolved, That the Academic Senate for California Community Colleges support the need for standards of professional conduct for trustees; and

Resolved, That the Academic Senate support the need for standards of professional conduct for trustees; and

Resolved, That the Academic Senate work with Community College League of California (CCLC) and the California Community College Trustees (CCCT) to enforce standards of conduct for trustees.