SC Strategic Planning Agenda

GPUS Steering Committee Agenda – Strategic Planning – Tuesday 4 December 2018 – 7:00 pm ET

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a) Facilitator: TBD
b) Roll call
c} Begin recording of call
d) Agenda revision suggestions

2. Review the four goals outlined in the 2013 strategic plan. (Read it here). – 45 min.

a) Do we still support these as the goals?
b) What progress has been made on them? What obstacles have there been to progress?

3. Review of the nuts and bolts of the party. – 45 min

a) How are the committees functioning/not functioning?
b) What can be done to enhance communication and coordination between the committees?
c) How do we expand leadership and engagement, particularly in committees that are under-performing?

4. Next steps. – 45 min

a) What new tasks have we identified in the above?
b) What information do we need?
c) Set up next call where we will focus on specific tasks. To read the list of tasks developed in 2017, look in the GPUS Steering Committee google folder under “strategic plan.”

Executive Session – 30 min

a) Review of staff evaluations (Human Resources)

TOTAL TIME: 3 hours

Jody Grage, Secretary