Articles tagged with "board of trustees"
Texas Workforce Commission Awards Funding for Process Operator Training
The Texas Workforce Commission (TWC) presented the College of the Mainland Foundation with a Jobs and Education for Texans (JET) grant during a check presentation at its recent board meeting on January 27.
College of the Mainland Board of Trustees Approve New League City Facility
During its regular meeting on Wednesday, December 11, the College of the Mainland Board of Trustees unanimously approved the leasing of a new educational facility located in League City. The approved facility will serve as a secondary site to house general education and dual credit classes for students in League City, Friendswood, Dickinson, Kemah and other north Galveston County cities.
Three Elected to COM Board of Trustees
Voters in the College of the Mainland Taxing District elected three new members to the COM Board of Trustees.
Three COM Trustees Attend Their Last Board Meeting
Three College of the Mainland Board of Trustee members said their good-byes at the April 29 meeting. The three – Rachel Delgado, Rosalie Kettler and Bennie Matthews – all chose not to seek re-election.
Early voting for COM Board of Trustees Begins April 22
Early voting for the College of the Mainland trustee election begins April 22. Election Day is set for Saturday, May 4.
Candidates File for Positions on COM Board of Trustees
Four candidates have filed for a position on the College of the Mainland Board of Trustees, including a current student. The election is set for Saturday, May 4.
COM Trustees Appoint Christine Brasher as Staff Attorney
College of the Mainland trustees have appointed Christine Brasher to the new position of staff attorney. COM has never before had such a position. In remarks to the board, President Dr. Warren Nichols said the staff attorney will save the college “considerably” in fees instead of using outside attorneys on routine matters.
COM board approves $16.2 million in maintenance tax notes for facilities improvements
The College of the Mainland Board of Trustees approved selling $16.19 million in maintenance tax notes during a public called meeting recently, paving the way to addressing some of the college’s pressing facility needs.
Tax revenues to remain stable in 2017-2018
At the recommendation of administration, Trustees approved an effective tax rate of .216791-cents per $100 valuation, which provides the college the equivalent in tax-generated revenues as last year.
Skipworth elected new board member
Melissa Skipworth will take a seat as a new member on the College of the Mainland board of trustees after winning the June 17 runoff election.
Gartman wins COM Position 7; Skipworth, Mitchiner vie in runoff June 17
After winning the May 6 election, retired businessman Don Gartman will take a seat as a new member on the College of the Mainland board of trustees, while Melissa Skipworth and Sharon Mitchiner will vie in a runoff for Position 5 on June 17.
Public forums for COM presidential search
The College of the Mainland board of trustees will host three public forums on the COM presidential search Sept. 6 at 7 a.m., noon and 6 p.m. in the COM Learning Resources Center.