Communications Committee Chairperson: Brenda Koch
Communications Committee Role
The Communications Committee’s terms of reference are:
a. to analyze current communications procedures and to recommend ways to facilitate and improve communication between the membership and the VESTA executive.
b. to analyze current communication practices and to recommend ways to facilitate and improve communication between:
VESTA and the Vancouver School Board
VESTA and the BC Teachers’ Federation
VESTA and other locals of the BCTF
VESTA and the community
c. to oversee the organization and use of the VESTA archives.
As the committee was amalgamated with the Political Action and Public Relations Committee in 1986, issues falling under that umbrella have been folded into our responsibilities as well.
All VESTA members are welcome to attend and speak at committee meetings. Our meetings take place in the VESTA Office at 2915 Commercial Drive. We meet one Thursday per month from 4:00-5:30.
Goals of the Committee
To keep the VESTA membership informed, particularly regarding the bargaining process.
To establish effective practices regarding VESTA communications.