Board of Trustees:
The five members of the COS Board of Trustees are elected by district to four-year terms. The primary duties are to establish district policies, adopt the district's annual budget, approve expenditures, authorize employment, approve curriculum and make contract decisions.
The COS Board of Trustees meet the second Monday of each month at 5 p.m. at the COS Board Room, located at 915 S. Mooney Blvd., Visalia, CA 93277. The Board may alter the location and conduct executive sessions before or following regular meetings as it deems necessary.
A five member Board of Trustees governs College of the Sequoias. The District is broken up into five wards and a trustee is elected from each one. In addition, each year the Associated Student Body selects a Student Trustee.
The current membership of the Board of Trustees is as follows:
Though Board meetings are held in public, the board may meet in closed session for certain purposes defined by law, including personnel issues, disciplinary actions, legal proceedings and employee relations.