NORTH CAROLINA SCHOOL OF THE ARTS
FACULTY COUNCIL MEETING MINUTES
March 1, 2006
Present: Trish Casey, Gary Burke, Terra Burris, Norman Coates, Wayne Crawford, Renata
Jackson, Leslie Kamtman, Steve LaCosse, Geordie MacMinn, Rick Miller, LeRoy Percy, Ellen
Rosenberg, Jeryl Prescott Sales, Christine Spizzo, John Toia
Interim Chancellor Bataille
, Provost Lavelli (
Absent: Dale Girard
I. Approval of Minutes
The minutes of the February 1, 2006 Faculty Council meeting were approved as written.
II. Beth Cox, Director of Human Resources
Distributed Draft of Criminal Background Check Policy for new hires.
Council should get feedback from faculty. Trish encouraged faculty to invite Beth
to meet with each school for further discussion.
State Health Plan will offer a new Preferred Provider Organization (PPO) as a choice
for state employees, teachers and other eligible members effective October 1, 2006.
Brief discussion followed.
Council thanked Beth for attending.
III. Elaine Pruitt, Co-Chair of the SACS Leadership Team
Discussed upcoming SACS visit April 11, 12, 13, and gave overview of schedule.
Nine members of visiting team including two QEP evaluators and our SACS
liaison, Dr. Michael Johnson.
Likely that some faculty will be interviewed.