43600 Mission Boulevard, Fremont, CA 94539



Date: April 25, 2007

7:00 P.M.


Meeting Location:

  Child Development Center (Fremont Main Campus)


Board Subcommittees Meeting         -           Time: 6:00 P.M. (Open to the Public)

                 Open Session        -           Time: 7:00 P.M.






Open Session                                                      

Public Session Called to Order



Roll Call

Mr. Nick Nardolillo, President

Mr. Garrett Yee, Vice President

Mr. Bill McMillin, Member

Mr. Bob Brunton, Member

Ms. Trisha Tahmasbi, Member

Mr. Richard Watters, Member

Mr. John Weed, Member

Ms. Sahar Yousef, Student Member


Pledge of Allegiance



Ceremonial Item

Trisha Tahmasbi to be sworn in as Trustee



Subcommittee Meetings

(Bob Brunton, John Weed, Rich Watters)

Ø      Consideration of Retiree Health Benefit Joint Power Authority (JPA)

Ø      Performance Audits (Clarify scope and definition)







(Bill McMillin, Trisha Tahmasbi, and Sahar Yousef)

Ø      Update on high school partnerships

Ø      Review of Open Admissions requirements.  Who can attend Ohlone?  What are the impacts of open Admissions?

Ø      Accreditation:  Ongoing reports and updates on the Standard II work


(Nick Nardolillo & Garrett Yee)

Ø      Board Biographies on Website

Ø      Emergency Preparedness

Ø      New Board Member Orientation

Ø      Commencement Planning



Approval of Minutes

1.         Approval of Minutes (April 11, 2007 Board Meeting)



Communications from the Public

An opportunity will be given to citizens to address the Board on matters of general district business. A five minute time limit will be allotted to each speaker, unless extended by the Board President.  At their request, members of the audience may address the Board of Trustees on any item during the Board’s consideration of that item.



Agenda Modifications





To the Board for Discussion and/or Action             

2.         Approval of Contract with A. Plescia & Co. for Frontage Development Advisory         


3.         Board Retreat Planning

4.         College Media Policy (BP & AP 4500) – First Reading



To the Board for Information Only

5.         Campus Emergency Procedures

6.         Reports from Board Subcommittees










Reports and Announcements

College Council

Faculty Senate



Associated Students






Agenda Items for Future Meetings










Dates and Times of Next Meetings

May 9                          7:00 p.m. / Board Meeting

May 23                        7:00 p.m. / Board Meeting

June 13                        7:00 p.m. / Board Meeting

July 11                         7:00 p.m. / Board Meeting






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