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Faculty Association Elections!!

Nominations are being sought for the following positions:

  • Vice-President (Current Officer: Vacant)
  • Secretary (Current Officer: Cheryl Cruse)

SCFA Officers serve two-year terms commencing on June 1st.  The Rep Council meets twice a month during fall and spring semester to discuss matters related to and impacted by the Master Academic Contract.  Officer duties are outlined below. Vice-president is compensated 5% release time per semester for service. Secretary is compensated 5% release time per semester.  Contractually incoming officers must be elected and verified by district by no later than April 15th of each year. There are no term limits; incumbent officers may re-run for office as desired.

Officer Election timeline:

Present-March 31st:  Nominations and Candidate Statements Received.April 1-April 9th: Candidate Statements Reviewed/Voting Begins (Survey Monkey)April 15th: New Officers Announced

Nomination Procedure: If you would like to run for, or nominate a unit member to run for office, please consult with nominee and submit candidate letter and/or nominee information to a SCFA President Tom Martin no later than March 31st, 2019 at 5:00 PM.

Officer Duties (Bylaws)

The Vice-President shall:

  1. Serve as assistant to the President in all duties of the President;
  2. Assume the duties of the President in the absence of the President;
  3. Serve as the chair of the Organizing Committee;
  4. Serve as coordinator of other committees or activities at the direction of the President;
  5. Serve as chair of the Political Action Committee.

The Secretary shall:

  1. Keep a careful and accurate record of the proceedings of each meeting, regular or special, of the SCFA Executive Board;
  2. Be responsible for the distribution of minutes, notice of meetings, and agendas for all meetings to members of the Executive Board, and to the membership when appropriate;
  3. Keep an accurate roster of the membership of the Association and of all committees;
  4. Carry on the correspondence pertaining to the affairs of the Association as directed by the President.

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Executive Board


President: Tom Martin email, (530) 242-2264  – “Tom’s 2 Minutes”  Current Video

“Tom’s 2 Minutes” Current Video

Vice President: David Pearl- email, (530) 242-2337
Treasurer: Katie Leach – email, (530) 242-2351
Secretary: Cheryl Cruse – email, (530) 242-2348


Distance Education (1) Debra Griffin
Arts, Communications, Social Sciences (1 of 2) Liz Waterbury
Arts, Communications, Social Sciences (2 of 2)

At Large

At Large

Anthony Eckhardt

Jim Bigelow

Iraja Siva-Das

Business, Agriculture, Industry, Technology, Safety (BAITS) (1 of 2) John Livingston
Business, Agriculture, Industry, Technology, Safety (BAITS) (2 of 2) Jay Davis
Health Sciences (1 of 2) Michelle Morris
Health Sciences Elaine Carmena – At large member
Physical Education and Athletics (PEAT)  ( 1) Bryon Hamilton
Science, Language Arts, Math (SLAM) (1 of 2) Tim Shelton
Science, Language Arts, Math (SLAM) (2 of 2) Scott Croes
Part-Time Faculty (1 of 2) James Crockett
Part-Time Faculty (2 of 2)
Counselor (1) Carolyn Borg
Economics Workforce Development (1) Dhabih Hendershot
Library (1) VACANT


Approved FA Bylaws Update May 2018pdf


Academic Master Contract, July 1, 2014-June 30, 2017`


President Tom Martin – Introductory Video