Board Policy D-300.00
Institutional Effectiveness Criterion: Workforce


NMC is a significant contributor to regional economic development. The College supports economic development by providing programs responsive to key economic drivers and in support of business and partnership needs. NMC is committed to working collaboratively with community agencies, assessing the economic climate, and providing excellent and reputable training and research programs and services. The workforce criterion assesses how well NMC serves in this capacity.

The President shall exercise and promote innovative and creative leadership to support economic development at Northwestern Michigan College.  In so doing the President is hereby granted full authority and autonomy by the Board of Trustees to utilize College resources to that end in any manner deemed appropriate, so long as the President exercises prudent judgment, ethical and lawful behavior, and reasonable interpretation of this policy.

Adopted by the Northwestern Michigan College Board of Trustees December 18, 2006