At the December 17 Board of Trustees meeting, the Board approved the certification of the November election and welcomed newly elected trustee Inez DeLuna (District 6), and returning board members Jennifer Baker (District 1) and Raphael Rios (District 7).
At the November 12 Board of Trustees meeting, the Board approved the 2021-2022 Academic Calendar, a resolution to exempt the campus student housing project from local zoning and land use ordinances, an MOU with the Institute for Higher Education Policy and a contract with TLCD Architecture for Building 3100. Additionally, an initial Proposal for Negotiations with Union of Classified Professionals was shared with the Board.
At the October 8 Board of Trustees meeting, the Board unanimously approved the 2020-2021 final budget and the revisions to the 2018-2021 institutional strategic plan.
At the September 10 Board of Trustees meeting, the Board unanimously approved the contract for Dr. W. Alan Dixon, Sr. to join Napa Valley College as interim senior dean, career education, workplace and academic pathways, effective October 1, 2020.
In conjunction with the recent Napa Valley College community forum, surveys, and college stakeholder discussions, representatives of the Napa Valley College Board of Trustees (NVC) and designated members of the St. Helena City Council, and their respective administrators held meetings to evaluate opportunities for strategic collaboration.