The Governance structure of the Community College of Rhode Island (CCRI) is based on a shared governance model. As practiced at CCRI, shared governance is a set of processes and procedures through which college faculty, staff, and administrators collaborate in making recommendations about issues of college-wide importance in the following areas: Academic, Business, Facilities, Institutional Planning, Student Affairs, and Technology.
2019-2020 Committee Meeting Schedule
|Committee||Meeting Dates||Meeting Time||Committee Chair|
|General Education Committee||1st Friday of the Month||1:00 - 2:30 PM|
|Academic Quality Assessment Committee||2nd Friday of the Month||11:00 AM - 12:30 PM||Jeanne McColl|
|Governance Coordinating Committee||2nd Friday of the Month||12:30 - 2:00 PM||Leslie Killgore|
|Health and Safety Committee||2nd Friday of the Month||Joseph Arsenault|
|Department Chairs Committee||2nd Tuesday of the Month||12:30 - 2:00 PM||Kim Rouillier|
|Academic Computing Committee||3rd Friday of the Month||11:00 AM - 12:30 PM||Dan O'Neill|
|Distance Learning Advisory Committee||3rd Friday of the Month||12:30 - 2:00 PM||Beth Anish|
|Student Advisory Committee||3rd Friday of the Month||1:00 - 2:30 PM||Eileen James|
|Americans with Disabilities Act Committee||3rd Friday of the Month||2:00 - 3:30 PM||Tracy Karasinski and Sheri Norton|
|Educational Spaces Committee||4th Friday of the Month||11:00 AM - 12:30 PM||John Vota|
|Academic Advisory Committee||4th Friday of the Month||2:00 - 3:30 PM||Ray Kilduff|
|Resource Management Committee||Kristen Albritton|
|Administrative Technology Committee|
|Calendar Committee||Cathy Tessier|
|Strategic Plan Committee||Alix Ogden|
View the results of the May 2019 Governance amendment process. The Governance Manual will be updated to reflect the amendments.
View the results of the Spring elections. Rosters for all committees will be updated within the first week of April.
View the results of the December 2018 Governance amendment process here.
Function of the Governance Structure:
Interim Governance Compliance Facilitator
Website Content Manager