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Board of Trustees Meeting - October 11, 2022

Meeting Highlights

Under New Business, the Board:

  • Approved revisions to Rend Lake College Board Policy & Procedure 3.1120– Industrial Contracts as presented, second reading, effective October 11, 2022.
  • Approved revisions to Rend Lake College Board Policy & Procedure 2.1200– Addressing Discrimination and Harassment (to Include Sexual Assault, Sexual Misconduct, Sexual Violence, Domestic Violence, Dating Violence
    and Stalking) as presented, effective October 11, 2022.
  • Approved three new courses and to authorize their submission to the Illinois Community College Board (ICCB) for action effective on the dates listed.
  • Approved the 2022-2023 Employee Handbook as presented, effective October 11, 2022.
  • Ratified the award for custodial services at the Rend Lake College MarketPlace.
  • Approved to accept/determine the 2022 Tax Levy (Payable 2023). The proposed tax levy will be filed in accord with the Truth in Taxation compliance laws.
  • Granted permission to bid for the purchase of a Solar Panel Array and system in accordance with the attached sub-award from the Illinois Green Economy Network (IGEN).

Under Personnel, the Board:

  • Accepted with regret the resignation of Mrs. Margo Wagner, Dean of Community and Corporate Education, effective October 11, 2022.
  • Accepted with regret the resignation of Mrs. Taylor Hutchens, Administrative Assistant of Applied Science and Technology, effective October 20, 2022.
  • Approved to appoint Ms. Taylor Frank as Human Resource Generalist on a full-time, 50-week, non-tenure track contract, pending a successful background check, effective October 17, 2022.
  • Approved the organizational restructure/transition of the administration, staff and support staff of Rend Lake College as it relates to the Community and Corporate Education Department. This recommendation includes the promotion of staff, changes to titles and accompanying job descriptions, including those impacted by these changes, as well as respective salaries, prorated for the remainder of the fiscal year, effective October 16, 2022, as provided.

Under Financial information, the Board:

  • Ratified the payment of college expenses, including travel expense reimbursements, as presented.

Mark Your Calendars:

Monday, October 24, 2022; 5-8pm
Criminal Justice Roundup Banquet
RLC Event Center

Wednesday, October 26, 2022; 5-9 pm
Meet the Warriors
Waugh Gym

Wednesday, November 3 – Friday, November 6
RLC Theater; Time – TBD

 Friday, November 5 – Sunday, November 7
RLC Board of Trustees Fall Retreat 2022
Four Seasons, St. Louis, Mo

Friday, November 5, 2022; Time - TBD
RLC Athletic Alumni Reunion
RLC Event Center

Tuesday, November 29, 2022; 5 pm
Christmas Concert
RLC Theater

Thursday, December 8, 2022; Time - TBD
Rend Lake College Foundation Annual Dinner
RLC Event Center

Additional Highlights: 

  • The RLC band performed at the 50th anniversary of the Rend Lake dedication.
  • RLC dedicated the Beth Mandrell Butterfly Garden
  • RLC celebrated the legacy of Mr. A
  • Innovative college cooperation leads to bright horizons when SIC and RLC had a joint board meeting.




Board of Trustees Members


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