Strategic Planning at Valencia

Safety

 

Vision Statement:

Public safety and service programs at the college are responsive to immediate and unaddressed safety concerns in the community.

Working Theory:

A sustainable community is one that has a vital quality of life.

Goals:

1. Develop a process for reviewing community public safety needs
Objectives:

  • Conduct assessments in collaboration with public safety leaders to determine public safety training and education needs.
  • Gather input from public safety leaders and partners for the development of the School of Public Safety master plan.
  • Participate on local community and public safety related boards, groups, and initiatives.

2. Determine Valencia's role in being responsive to unmet community public safety needs
Objectives:

  • Enhance collaboration with high school career specialists and counselors to promote public safety programs and careers.
  • Work with partners to develop and implement hospitality and private security programming.
  • Develop fire protection programming.

3. Develop educational enrichment public safety programs for the community
Objectives:

  • Develop and implement fire and law enforcement academy "track" programs.
  • Enhance fire command and tactical law enforcement simulations.
  • Enhance partnerships with UCF's Criminal Justice and Public Administration departments.
  • Coordinate high school and camp visits.

Contacts:

If you are interested in becoming part of this strategic initiatives work team, or if you would like to learn more, please contact one of the facilitators below:

Joe Battista

Sponsor

Vice President, Global, Professional, and Continuing Education

 
The Power to Serve: Valencia's Five-Year Impact Plan

Impact Planning Definitions

 

Contact Information:

Susan Ledlow
Sponsor
VP, Academic Affairs & Planning
P: 407-582-3423
E: sledlow@valenciacollege.edu

Karen M. Borglum
Facilitator
AVP, Curriculum & Assessment
P: 407-582-3455
E: kborglum@valenciacollege.edu

Noelia Maldonado Rodriguez
Co-Facilitator
Coordinator, Institutional Advancement
P: 407-582-3487
E: nmaldonado5@valenciacollege.edu

 

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