Community and Technical College Leadership Council

Pursuant to Texas Education Code, Section 61.062(e), the leadership council provides advice and counsel to the Board with respect to public junior colleges.

First Convened: July 2013

Tasks Assigned to the Council include:


Build collaborative relationships that will allow the state to leverage and scale the positive results of improvement initiatives and partnerships at public community, technical and state colleges.

In collaboration with the Board's Undergraduate Education Advisory Committee and presidents and trustees of public junior, technical or state colleges, identify areas to reinforce the distinctive mission of community, technical and state colleges and develop policy recommendations to ensure seamless student progress through the educational pipeline linking with the K-12 system, adult education and four-year institutions.

As of July 2015, following Board approval of 60x30TX, the new higher education plan for Texas, provide guidance for how community college districts develop targets to meet the statewide goals;

Review the legislative agenda of the Texas Association of Community Colleges and the Community College Association of Texas Trustees and provide legislative recommendations to the Board.

Current Status

Standing, Statutory

Meeting Schedule

Meets four times per year or as called by the chair.


Membership is composed of Presidents, Chancellors, and Trustees from public community and technical colleges. Membership terms are for rolling three year cycles.

Previous Meetings

Upcoming Meetings

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Please contact a member of the committee

Inquiries should be directed to Dr. Tina Jackson.

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