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Each career service employee is a member of the council. The purpose of the CSEC is to represent career service employees at every Exchange of Views forum and to serve as the advisory body to the College's senior administration relative to concerns raised by CSEC employees or by the administration.

Mission and Purpose of the Council

The mission of Career Service Employees Council is to support the goals, mission and core values of Seminole State College by demonstrating, reinforcing and achieving the following outcomes:

  • Communicate: Identify and communicate topics of interest, concerns or challenges, and work with appropriate parties to achieve resolution.
  • Support: Support Career Service employees by working with them to provide information about resources that can assist them with their academic, economic and professional goals.
  • Engage: Bring forward initiatives that will strengthen Career Service employee engagement and professional competence.
  • Collaborate: Create networking opportunities for Career Service employees to improve collaboration, recognition and morale across departments and divisions.

Exchange of Views Forum

The Exchange of Views forum provides an opportunity to keep communication open between the College president, who serves as chair, the Executive Team and career service employees.

The Exchange of Views membership for the Career Service Employees Council includes:

  • Four career service employees appointed by the council plus four Council members
  • The executive vice president of Seminole State
  • The vice president of Academic Affairs
  • The vice president of Student Affairs
  • The vice president of Information Technology and Institutional Resources

Below is a list of Council members for 2014.

PositionNameDepartment
President Patty Elliott Institutional Effectiveness and Research
President Elect Julie Knott Criminal Justice
Secretary Patty Hoenig Office of Human Resources
Treasurer Tana Stem Academic Administration-Altamonte Campus
Representative - Altamonte Springs Jessica Boevers Biological Science
Representative - Heathrow Kathy Ryan Finance and Budget
Representative - Oviedo Shelley Herter
Oviedo Campus Administration/Academic Admin
Representative - Sanford/Lake Mary Jessica Richardson Early Childhood Development

Exchange of Views Recaps

College Advisory Council Recaps (CAC)

To view the College Advisory Council recaps, please see the Executive Team's First Wednesday Updates, released the first Wednesday of each month. You may view a list of the updates by clicking here.

CSEC Benefits

CSEC members benefit from:

  • Knowing their voices are heard by the administration
  • Hearing speakers and attending events related to their particular interests and concerns
  • Creating a committee that responds to their needs

CSEC Meetings and Minutes

Meeting information will be posted when available.

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