Extension Leadership Team Meeting Minutes July 11, 2022

Extension Leadership Team Meeting Minutes
July 11, 2022
Virtual Meeting 8:30-10:30 AM

Facilitator: Fran Sulinski
Note taker: Melissa Arndt

Please note: Due to the confidentiality and sensitivity of some agenda items, these ELT minutes do not represent the full content of each meeting.

Guests: Bob Norman 9:30 – 10:00 a.m.

Updates

Opportunity for Support in Safety, Risk Assessments, COVID, etc.

Lt. Bob Norman has recently retired from UMaine.  He has played an integral role in risk assessments and advice throughout COVID, in addition to supporting safety guidelines at the DRL and also our county offices.  Extension is pleased to be able to take advantage of Bob’s expertise and availability and hire him part-time and temporarily using one time funds to continue to provide support and guidance for our facilities and programs.

Search Updates

JD and RTF in Progress:

AgrAbility full-time position
Postdoctoral Extension Associate in PFAS Research and Outreach Orono / Statewide
CRM System Support Professional Orono – remote
Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory Manager VDL

Waiting for approval in HireTouch:

Admin Spec CL3 (80%) Cumberland
Administrative Specialist CL3 EFNEP Orono
4-H Community Education Assistant Waldo
4-H Community Education Assistant CL2 Cumberland
Manager of Operations, Tanglewood / Blueberry Cove TWBC

Advertising:

Associate Dean of Extension Orono
4-H Community Education Assistant CL2 Washington
4-H Community Education Assistant CL2 Oxford
Acct & Operations Professional Orono
Admin Specialist CL3 Highmoor Farm
Community Education Assistant CL1 EFNEP York
Community Education Assistant CL1 EFNEP And/Sag
Director Bryant Pond/Greenland Point 4-H Centers Bryant Pond / Greenland Point
Parent Education Professional, Maine Families Visitor Knox/Lincoln

Interviewing/Offering:

Admin Specialist CL2 Tanglewood & Blueberry Cove
4-H Youth Development Professional Aroostook
Assistant Extension Professor, Maine Sustainable Agriculture and Maple Industry Educator Southern Maine
Program Coordinator, Bryant Pond & Greenland Point 4-H Centers Bryant Pond / Greenland Point
4-H Science Professional TBD, Southern Maine
Admin Specialist CL1 Hancock
Dairy Forage Educator
Sust Ag & Hort Professional Aroostook

Hired:

Admin Specialist CL2 Libby Hall Orono Ella Glatter
Sust. Ag & Hort Professional Somerset Brett Johnson
Sust. Ag & Hort Professional Franklin Nick Rowley

2022 ELT Meeting Dates

Dates Facilitator Notes Location
August 8 Arndt Bailey Virtual
September 12 Bailey Bolton Virtual
October 11 Bolton Carter Virtual
October 20 Fall Retreat 10 AM – 2 PM TBD
November 14 Carter Dill Virtual
December 12 Dill Harrington Virtual