Karin Evans, Co-Chair
Kathleen Talenco, Co-Chair

Division Faculty Member Term Expiration
Liberal Arts K. Evans 2019
CODFA President S. Toler Standing Member
CODFA Webmaster C. Koteles Standing Member
CODFA Secretary M.Shanahan Standing Member
CODFA Membership Director K. Talenco Standing Member

Committee Charge

Two-year terms beginning January.

Facilitates communication for the Faculty Senate and the Association both internally and externally. The committee will assist the President and Vice President in communicating Senate/Association positions, concerns, and Faculty achievements. All communications must be approved by the President.

  1. Works closely with the President, Vice President and Secretary to maintain continuity of Senate public information and documents.
  2. Develops public relation strategies utilizing internal and external (IEA/NEA) resources.
  3. Develops and maintains contacts with the press for conveying information through press releases.
  4. The intended audiences shall include, when appropriate, the college community: Faculty, Adjunct Faculty, Classified Staff, Students, Administration, district residents.
  5. Develops and maintains a variety of communication methods such as email, web based strategies, newsletters, key communicators.
  6. Works with other Senate Committees to coordinate communication among the Association.
  7. Two year rotating terms.
  8. At least five Faculty members and is not restricted to a fixed size for this committee
  9. Association Secretary, Webmaster, and Faculty Advocate Newsletter Editor are members of committee.