January 5, 2022 - ECTC Cabinet Meeting Minutes | ECTC

January 5, 2022 - Cabinet Minutes

ECTC President's Cabinet Meeting

Wednesday, January 5, 2022
9:00 a.m. – Microsoft Teams Meeting


Attendee Status Attended
Dale Buckles Cabinet Member Yes
Mike Hazzard Cabinet Member Yes
Brent Holsclaw Cabinet Member Yes
Darrin Powell Cabinet Member Yes
Whitney Taylor Cabinet Member Yes
Megan Stith Cabinet Member Yes
Jerisia Lamons Guest No



  • KCTCS has a COVID leave policy which gives employees 10 days to be out of the office if positive for COVID-19.
  • New guidelines for isolating/quarantining if positive for COVID have been created and were distributed to cabinet members.
  • At this point, masks will be mandated on campus for spring 2022.


  • Cabinet members will be working with their units in the near future in preparation for creating the 2022-23 budget.

Legislative Update

  • The renovation of the Occupational Technical Building (OTB) is still our number one priority for the upcoming legislative budget.
  • Dr. Pate continues to advocate with legislators for facility upgrades and renovations.


  • Our enrollment numbers have improved since early December.  Several employees worked over institutional close to assist students with advising and registration.

Lifetime Achievement Award

  • Nominations for the Lifetime Achievement Award will close next week.  All nominations should be submitted to the Institutional Advancement office.


Meeting adjourned at 10:25 a.m.
Respectfully submitted, Emily Allen (Executive Administrative Assistant)