East Campus Career Staff Association: Providing Professional Growth and Development

stacey_johnson_border_200wThe Career Staff Association held a successful meeting On Wednesday, March 26, 2014, from 1 – 2 p.m. with guest speaker, Stacey Johnson, East and Winter Park Campus president.

Her topic, “Leadership Lessons Learned Along the Way,” included valuable lessons such as mentoring, furthering your individual education and self-reflection. Dr. Johnson ended the discussion with a thought-provoking quote: “Leadership is a lifelong quest to develop the mind, body and spirit in greater ways that enable you to do good work in the world helping others.”

Dr. Johnson also informed staff members about the College’s plans to increase service to students in film, sound and music technology in the East Campus’ new building, efforts to improve and enhance safety planning on campus and that former City of Orlando police chief, Paul Rooney, will be leading safety and security measures throughout Valencia as the assistant vice president, safety/security and risk management.

Roundtable Discussion with Valencia President Sandy Shugart: Leadership in the Crucible of Work
Date: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
Time: 1 p.m.
Location: East Campus Building 5,112

All members are urged to attend CSA’s next meeting on Tuesday April 22, 2014, from 1 – 2 p.m., where Valencia College President Sandy Shugart will support launching East Campus CSA’s Reading Circles series, beginning with the “Listening” chapter in his book, “Leadership in the Crucible of Work.”

East Campus staff members are encouraged to participate in the Reading Circle series.

If you would like to be considered for a loaned copy of the book, please contact Amanda Russell, East Campus CSA secretary, at arussel2@valenciacollege.edu.

CSA meetings are generally held the last Wednesday of each month at 1 p.m., with the exception of August and December. For more information on your East Campus CSA including your leaders, click here.

If interested in joining, contact Adrian Aleem at aaleem@valenciacollege.edu or at extension 2183.

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