Yavapai College Staff Association (YCSA)

YCSA is committed to provide selected volunteer representatives on the various district wide committees to be a voice for policy recommendations and to keep open the lines of communication.

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TIME TO VOTE for the open YCSA Board Position – Secretary by Friday, October 31st.

The Process When?
Submit Nominations (by email if possible) to Elections Committee: Alice Burroughs alice.burroughs@yc.edu By Wednesday, October 22nd
Elections committee will create and distribute ballot via Newsflash No later than Friday, October 24th
Voting by web ballot To be submitted by Friday, October 31st
Ballots tabulated Monday, November 3rd
New Officers will be notified Monday, November 3rd
New Officers will be introduced at YCSA Meeting Via Newsflash- No later than Wed. Nov. 5th
New Officers take office Following YCSA Meeting

YCSA board
  • Andrea Annibale, President
  • Alice Burroughs, Web Design
  • Daintry Donovan, Vice President
  • Stephanie Kallam,
    New Hire & Prof Dev Liaison
  • Karen Leja, Alternative Rep
  • Lauren Buse, Secretary NEW


Service Excellence

Congratulations to the honorees for being nominated by your peers.

Thank you for your Excellent Service at YC!

June 5, 2014

News Bulletin

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Over the past couple months the YCSA board has taken a close look at the summer survey results and is working hard at implementing many of the ideas and suggestions brought forth. This newsletter is our way of showing you we're listening. As the months progress, we'll be asking staff members to share stories and wisdom as well as suggestions for future articles and training. Please feel free to email the board at any time.

Current Edition - October 2014


YCSA Meeting Date, Agendas and Minutes

YCSA will meet at least once per semester, customarily on a Yavapai College Employee Day.

Meeting Date Agenda Minutes
Monday, August 12, 2013 YCSA Agenda 8/12/13 YCSA Minutes 8/12/13
Friday, January 31, 2014 YCSA Gen Meeting Agenda 1-31-14. pdf YCSA Minutes 1/31/14
Monday, August 11, 2014 YCSA Gen Meeting Agenda 8-11-14 YCSA Minutes 8/11/14
 YCSA Explained

YCSA Explained

  • What does YCSA stand for?
  • YCSA is the acronym for Yavapai College Staff Association.
  • Who belongs to YCSA?
  • Membership is open to all full-time and regular part-time staff (please refer to HR policy 2.2.1 – Employee Classification and Status) of Yavapai College to have a voice in YCSA matters. They may vote, serve as officers, and are eligible for various committees.
  • What is the purpose of YCSA?
  • YCSA provides a forum for staff to discuss and promote ideas for the well-being of its members.
  • What do the representatives do?
  • The elected representatives of the YCSA are meeting to provide organizational Bylaws for members to review and adopt as well as provide tools for staff success through peer mentoring.
  • When do the representatives meet?
  • Currently, the representatives are meeting twice an academic year, usually held during Employee Day in the fall and spring. Meetings are run under the general Robert’s Rules of Order according to the adopted Bylaws.
  • What about Committees and other actions?
  • YCSA assists with planning & supporting the First Friday Training Sessions. Welcoming new employees is also an area of support provided by YCSA.
  • The building of this website, which is updated through the Webpage Designer, is another action the members have taken.

Have a question or comment? Let us know!

We are here to represent you!

YCSA is launching a new Q&A webpage with the hope of opening lines of communication between staff and administration. We need your help!

Please submit your questions, comments or concerns, and YCSA will attempt to find an answer. All submissions will remain anonymous; only questions and answers will be posted.

Thank you for your support.

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