New Strategic Plan Launches, Measurable Objectives in Development
Over the past year, 180 volunteers from Muskegon, Ottawa, and Newaygo counties worked together to develop goals for your community college. The priorities and goals developed through the strategic planning process were shared with the campus and community for feedback at a series of forums and an online survey. The efforts resulted in a five-year plan that’s focused on student success.
The campus and community were invited to join strategic planning committee members as the new Muskegon Community College 2017-2022 Strategic Plan was launched at a celebration in Collegiate Hall on Friday, July 21. Photos of the celebration are available at www.goo.gl/XZoeAe.
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Everyone at MCC has a role in the implementation of the Muskegon Community College 2017-2022 Strategic Plan! The 11-member Implementation Team will work closely with employees and key community members to set and monitor measurable objectives, determine strategies and tactics, and provide progress reports on strategic plan goals. The team is currently working with related departments to set 1-5 measurable objectives for each of the 25 goals. Updates and annual reports will be provided to the campus and community throughout the five-year implementation. Implementation Team members include:
- Dr. Dale Nesbary, President
- Dr. John Selmon, Provost and Executive Vice President
- Kelley Conrad, Vice President for Academic Affairs
- Mike Alstrom, Chief Information Officer
- Kristine Anderson, Executive Director of Human Resources
- Eduardo Bedoya, Director of Institutional Research
- Dr. Ed Breitenbach, Dean of Assessment and Instruction
- Cindy DeBoef, Assistant to the President
- Tina Dee, Director of Strategic Initiatives
- Trynette Harps, Dean of Community Outreach
- Marty McDermott, Dean of College Services and Athletic Director
- JB Meeuwenberg, Faculty/Data and Analytics Coordinator
- George Maniates, Faculty Association President
- Donna Warner, Educational Support Staff Association President
- (vacant), Custodial/Maintenance Unit Association President
Integrated Strategic Planning Process
The construction of Muskegon Community College 2017-2022 Strategic Plan was guided by the Strategic Planning Steering Committee, a group of 16 individuals from campus and the community. The Steering Committee worked with six subcommittees, a total of over 180 members from the community and campus. Meet the dedicated committee members who created the current strategic plan.
The Muskegon Community College 2017-2022 Strategic Plan was developed over the current academic year and was launched in July 2017. Community input was gathered throughout the process via forums, surveys, and focus groups. Read about the launch of the process here.
Muskegon Community College Strategic Planning Steering Committee
|Dr. Dale Nesbary, Strategic Planning Chair||President of Muskegon Community College|
|Kristine Anderson, Chair of Organizational Support Committee||Director of Human Resources (MCC)|
|Eduardo Bedoya, At Large||Director of Institutional Research (MCC)|
|Dr. Ed Breitenbach, Chair of Community Needs Assessment Committee||Dean of Instruction & Assessment (MCC)|
|Megan Byard-Karaba, College Access Network representative||College Access Specialist, Muskegon Opportunity|
|Kelley Conrad, Achieving the Dream representative||Faculty, Counseling Coordinator (MCC)|
|Cindy DeBoef, Assistant Chair||Assistant to the President (MCC)|
|Tina Dee, Strategic Planning Administrator||Director of Strategic Initiatives (MCC)|
|Jenny Klingenberg, Co-Chair of Student Success Committee||Faculty (MCC)|
|Tonia Lans, Chair of Communications and Engagement Committee||Faculty (MCC)|
|Marty McDermott, Chair of Health and Safety Committee||Athletic Director (MCC)|
|JB Meeuwenberg, Co-Chair of Student Success Committee||Faculty (MCC)|
|Steve Olsen, Business/Industry representative||General Manager, Northern Machine Tool|
|Dr. John Selmon, Chair of Facilities and Environment Committee||Vice President for Student Services and Administration|
|Teresa Sturrus, At Large||Vice President for Academic Affairs and Finance|
|Robert Szymoniak, K-12 School Districts representative||Superintendent, Fruitport Community Schools|
|Christopher VanOosterhout, Faculty Association Representative||Faculty (MCC)|
All MCC Strategic Planning Committees are benefiting from the expertise of our consultant, Dr. Nick Santilli. Nick, who has decades of strategic and master planning experience, is Associate Provost for Assessment and Institutional Planning at John Carroll University and 2016 President of the Society for College and University Planning (see http://www.scup.org/page/leadership/board).
For more information about MCC’s Strategic Planning, contact our office at email@example.com or (231) 777-0660.
Director of Strategic Initiatives