2018 New Board Member Orientation and Training
Being a more innovative and effective board member helps ensure your college or university will remain financially viable and able to deliver high-quality academic programs to Kentuckians of all ages. The Council provides training sessions on an annual basis, as well as through an online course to regents and trustees appointed within the last year.
Next Opportunity: Monday, October 22, 2018
Registration deadline: Oct. 12
Location: Council on Postsecondary Education Offices, Frankfort
Timeframe: 11:30 a.m. EDT (networking luncheon); 12:30-4:30 p.m. EDT (orientation session)
Overview: The session will feature a number of topics, including the statewide strategic agenda, performance funding, legal matters such as open records and meetings, and the statewide budget and tuition-setting processes.
Featured speaker: Carol Cartwright, President Emerita, Kent State University
Cartwright will discuss the national perspective on governance in higher education, fiduciary duties, governing board responsibilities and case studies.
Other speakers include:
- Aaron Thompson
- CPE Executive Vice President and Chief Academic Officer
- Lee Nimocks
CPE Vice President for Policy, Planning & External Relations
- Travis Powell
CPE Associate Vice President and General Counsel
- Bill Payne
CPE's Vice President of Finance and Administration