CTCDD: Hiring Committee Minutes 6-13-17

Hiring Committee Minutes 6-13-17

CT Council on Developmental Disabilities

Hiring Committee Meeting

June 13, 2017 at UCEDD, Farmington CT

Draft Minutes


Chair Shelagh McClure called the meeting to order at 2:00. In attendance were Council Chair Shelagh McClure, Vice Chair Chris Blake, and Council members Kevin Daly, Megan O’Neill, and on the phone James Hexter. Brenda Stenglein joined by phone while the meeting was in progress. Joyce Lewis was absent.


Also in attendance was guest Molly Cole, former Director of the Council, who was invited to discuss the duties and responsibilities of Council Director. Molly presented a detailed description of the day-to-day responsibilities of the Director, and the necessary experience and qualities that a good Director should possess. Members asked questions throughout.


The committee members then discussed with Molly her views about interview questions that would best elicit relevant information from candidates for the Director’s job.


Next steps:

(1) Shelagh reminded the committee that applications for the position closed on June 12. She said she would check with DDS Human Resources to try to find out the number of applicants who responded to the job posting and would let the committee know.

(2) Based on the discussion at the meeting, Shelagh will circulate a draft set of interview questions for the committee members to review prior to the next meeting.

(3) Schedule next meeting and date(s) for interviews. The goal for the next meeting will be to finalize interview questions, review application materials and decide who to interview. Dates will be sent to members for scheduling purposes.


Megan O’Neill moved to adjourn the meeting at 3:10; Kevin Daly seconded the motion, which was approved unanimously.

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