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Address: 500 College Drive, Box 2799, Whitehorse, Yukon, Y1A 5K4
Phone: 867-668-8800 or 1-800-661-0504
Govern the activities and programs of Yukon College. The College is not an institution of the Yukon government and, except to the extent an agency relationship is created by a contract with the government, the College is not an agent of the government; however, the government appoints one or more members to the Board.
The Board may make bylaws:
Period: 1989 to present
The Commissioner in Executive Council appoints 12 members including the President. Members represent Yukon's diversity of educational groups and interests.
The Board designates a member as Chair (for not longer than 3 years and not less than 1 year) and may designate one or more members to be Vice-Chair. The president of the College is a non-voting member.
Appointment process: Ministerial appointment
Board Composition The individuals who make up the Board should collectively have the necessary personal attributes and competencies required to:
Personal Attributes All members of the Board should possess the following personal attributes:
Competencies Collectively The Board should comprise the following core competencies:
Term: Members of the Board are appointed to serve terms not exceeding three years and may be reappointed for further terms.
Meetings: The Board normally meets in Whitehorse on Friday evening and all day Saturday, once each month, excluding January, July and August. Two or three hours are usually needed to prepare for each Board meeting. Additional time may be required to attend College functions and participate in sub-committees.
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