APPROVED: March 12, 2003
EFFECTIVE: March 12, 2003
REVISED: March 10, 2010
REFERENCES: C.R.S. 23-60-101, et seq.; State Fiscal Rules
/ Bernadette Marquez /
The System President shall be provided with an employment contract subject to the conditions of this policy.
This policy applies to the System President.
The System President’s contract term shall be at the discretion of the Board.
The System President’s contract shall include a job description of the assigned duties and responsibilities of the position.
The Board may decline to renew the contract of the System President. In such case the Board Chair shall give notice of non-renewal.
The initial and the subsequent contracts of the System President can be terminated during the term of the contract by:
If System President is terminated for cause, no payments shall be owed or paid except for compensation that was earned prior to termination pro-rated to the date of termination.
The Board shall review the System President’s performance each year. This review may include, but is not limited to, evaluation of the System President’s progress toward achieving goals and adjustment of said goals, if appropriate. The Board shall evaluate the System President’s performance annually based on the following criteria:
The evaluation shall also include feedback/input from a sample of the community college presidents, Board members, direct reports and other constituency groups determined by the Board.
The System President is provided those health and welfare benefits that are provided to Administrators in the Board’s policy on employee benefits.
The System President is eligible for annual leave, sick leave, bereavement leave, paid holidays, jury leave, and military training leave as provided for Administrators in the Board’s policy on employee benefits.
In addition, the Board may grant the System President paid leave to provide professional services to individuals or to non-state institutions or agencies. If the System President receives compensation for such services, the compensation may be retained by the System President provided that:
The Board may grant the System President leave of absences with or without pay for up to one month under such terms and conditions as the Board may specify.