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Professional Development Policy 113.00
Johnson County Community College
Series: 100 Board of Trustees
Section: Duties and Responsibilities of the Board

Applicability: This Policy applies to the Johnson County Community College (“JCCC” or the “College”) Board of Trustees (the “Board”).

Purpose: The purpose of this Policy is to encourage professional development activities among the Board.


Members of the Board of Trustees are encouraged to participate in and attend professional development activities, including national, state and regional programs related to the College. Trustees are encouraged to ensure participation in such professional development activities are reasonable and reflect a prudent expenditure of College funds. The Board may establish reasonable limitations on participation, including based on available resources and ensuring equal access of Board members to such opportunities or compliance with the Kansas Open Meeting Act. Trustees registered to attend such activities and programs are expected to actively participate in programs and sessions and to be prepared to report information received that may be of value to the College.

Reasonable travel expenses and other expenses reasonably incurred in connection with College business will be reimbursed in accordance with guidelines established by the Board and administered by the President’s office.

Date of Adoption:
Revised: 01/18/2018, 11/17/2022