Roundtable on PR21-192 (UDC President’s Contract)


CHAIRMAN PHIL MENDELSON ANNOUNCES A PUBLIC ROUNDTABLE

PR 21-192, Employment Contract of Mr. Ronald F. Mason, Jr. President of the University of the District of Columbia Emergency Approval Resolution of 2015

Council Chairman Phil Mendelson announces the scheduling of a public roundtable of the Committee of the Whole on PR 21-192, Employment Contract of Mr. Ronald F. Mason, Jr. President of the University of the District of Columbia Emergency Approval Resolution of 2015. The roundtable will be held at 2:30 p.m., or immediately following the preceding hearing, on Tuesday, June 23, 2015 in Hearing Room 412 of the John A. Wilson Building.

The stated purpose of PR 21-192 is to authorize a contract – an employment agreement – for Dr. Ronald F. Mason, Jr. to serve as President of the University of the District of Columbia from July 6, 2015 through June 30, 2018. Dr. Mason was selected June 1, 2015 by the UDC Board of Trustees for this position.

Those who wish to testify are asked to telephone the Committee of the Whole, at (202) 724-8196, or email Christina Setlow, Deputy Committee Director, at csetlow@dccouncil.us, and provide their name, address, telephone number, organizational affiliation and title (if any) by close of business Friday, June 19, 2015. Persons wishing to testify are encouraged, but not required, to submit 15 copies of written testimony. If submitted by the close of business on Friday, June 19, 2015 the testimony will be distributed to Councilmembers before the roundtable. Witnesses should limit their testimony to five minutes; less time will be allowed if there are a large number of witnesses. A copy of PR 21-192 can be obtained through the Legislative Services Division of the Secretary of the Council’s office or on http://lims.dccouncil.us.

If you are unable to testify at the roundtable, written statements are encouraged and will be made a part of the official record. Written statements should be submitted to the Committee of the Whole, Council of the District of Columbia, Suite 410 of the John A. Wilson Building, 1350 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20004. The record will close at 5:00 p.m. on June 29, 2015.