The Classified Senate represents all classified employees at San Diego Mesa College in the shared governance and decision-making processes throughout the college, district and state. Some of the Senate's areas of focus include:
Represent classified employees in participatory governance and decision making issues not related to collective bargaining and/or contract negotiations.
Support and promote professionalism of classified employees.
Encourage individual and collective leadership, contribution, and professional development amongst classified employees.
Appoint classified representation within the committee framework as part of the democratic processes prevalent at Mesa College and the San Diego Community College District.
Provide a centralized method of effective communication amongst the college community.
Collect and disseminate relevant governance information to classified employees.