Board of Regents Committee Chairs and Audit Committee to meet March 7

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The Tennessee Board of Regents Committee Chairs will meet March 7, 2023, to receive informational reports and review the draft agenda for the full board’s next quarterly meeting on March 30. The board’s Audit Committee will meet immediately following adjournment of the committee chairs.

Chairs of the board’s standing committees will convene at 8:30 a.m. CT, Tuesday, March 7. The committee chairs and Audit Committee meetings will be held by teleconferencing and will be live-streamed and archived on the TBR website at, except for a portion of the Audit Committee required by state law to be confidential. Agendas and board materials for the meetings will be posted at the meeting link above.

Anyone needing direct access to the meetings, other than the live-stream, may contact Board Secretary Mariah Perry at or 615-366-3927 by 3 p.m. CT Monday, March 6.

The committee chairs meeting is informational, with no votes or official action. The agenda includes updates on legislation affecting the system, customer relationship management software implementation and the chancellor’s evaluation process, and review of proposed revisions to two TBR policies (regarding presidents councils and subcouncils, and academic retention and readmission at TBR technical colleges) and a proposed new policy (regarding mass communications) that the full board will consider at its March 30 meeting. The committee chairs will also review a draft of the March board meeting agenda.

The Audit Committee will conduct regular committee business. Its agenda includes discussion of Fiscal Year 2023 second quarter audit highlights, systemwide internal audit updates, university updates, Fiscal Year 2023 revised internal audit plans, internal audit charters, and internal quality assurance self-assessment.

Persons who want to request to address the Board may follow the process authorized by TBR Policy – Requests to Address the Board

The College System of Tennessee is the state’s largest public higher education system, with 13 community colleges, 27 colleges of applied technology and the online TN eCampus serving approximately 140,000 students. The system is governed by the Tennessee Board of Regents.