Welcome to the Classified Senate Website

Meeting Schedule

Classified Senate is part of the Governance structure of Foothill College.

Please join us in this important role of participatory governance and transparency.

We meet on every other Monday in the Altos Room from 2 to 3:30 p.m. (same time as Academic Senate).

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PGA Applications:
Due the 10th of every month.
July 2015 - June 2016

President: Karen Smith
President-Elect: Erin Ortiz
Past President: Roberto Sias
Secretary: Al Guzman
Treasurer: Anthony Cervantes
The Role of Classified Senate
  • Represent the concerns and interests of the Foothill College Classified Staff in shared governance.
  • Appoint classified staff to participate in college-wide standing and ad hoc committees.
  • Collect, evaluate and disseminate information for the classified staff.
  • Promote professional development for classified staff.

Classified Professionals Flex Day
It's not too late.
Register for the Classified Flex Day.
Learn more.

Classified Senate Accomplishments
Download the Poster here. PDF

Classified Senate Scholarship
You can help a student achieve their educational goals! Contribute to the fund by filling out this deduction form and listing "Foothill Classified Senate Scholarship" on the Specific Program line.

Employee of the Quarter
Congratulations to all our employees who were nominated for this recognition in the past! To nominate an Employee of the Quarter for 2015-16, download the Nomination Form and email to Erin Ortiz.

Administrator of the Year & Employee of the Year Nominations
In 2013, we honored Carmela Xuereb as the Classified Employee of the Year and Romy Paule as the Administrator of the Year. In 2014, we honored Maureen Chenoweth as the Classified Employee of the Year and Bernata Slater as the Administrator of the Year.

Representatives Needed!
Volunteering can be valuable in a variety of ways. It is a chance to participate in campus activities, get to know your campus, and work with new colleagues. As an added benefit, service on committees can contribute to your professional growth awards. Please contact your segment representative for volunteer opportunities.