University of North Florida
Board of Trustees
November 1, 2005
at 2:00 p.m.
Trustees in Attendance
Mr. Luther W. Coggin, Mr. T. O’Neal Douglas, Mr. Tom Foran, Mr. Wilfredo J. Gonzalez, Ms. Wanyonyi J. Kendrick, Dr. Judith L. Solano, Dr. Bruce Taylor; Mrs. Carol C. Thompson, Mr. Kevin M. Twomey
Dr. Edythe M. Abdullah, Mrs. Toni Crawford, Mr. Steven T. Halverson, Mrs. Ann Hicks
Item 1 Call to Order/Approval of Minutes
Chair Thompson called the meeting to order and asked for a motion to approve the minutes. A motion was offered, seconded and unanimously approved.
Item 2 Teamsters Agreement – Changes in Law Enforcement Officers’ Contract
Chair Thompson asked President Delaney to discuss the Teamsters Agreement being presented for approval.
President Delaney stated that the package included a 4.3 percent salary increase – the details of the package were outlined in the meeting materials. This 4.3 percent increase included a 4.06 percent across-the-board salary increase and maintained a step plan based upon longevity and grade of service. Field training assignments would add additional increases.
President Delaney said that the employee discipline portion of the package included better language than prior agreements. This was a compliment to the union.
The agreement being presented was approved by the Board of Trustees at a prior shade meeting. It received approval from all 22 members of the union. President Delaney stated that he heartily recommended approval.
Chair Thompson asked for a motion to approve the Teamsters Agreement. Trustee Twomey offered the motion and Trustee Gonzalez seconded. The motion was approved unanimously.
Item 3 Adjournment
Chair Thompson offered appreciation to everyone for their efforts. She reminded trustees of the workshop scheduled for November 9th. The meeting was adjourned.