Academic & Student Affairs Council


  1. Makes recommendations regarding district-wide policies, administrative rules and procedures related to academic and student affairs.
  2. Reviews all relevant administrative rules in accordance with Administrative Rule 3.03.011.
  3. Responds to recommendations from Committees/Task Forces which report to the Council.
  4. Communicates interests and concerns of staff and constituency groups to the appropriate entity.
  5. Promotes opportunities for student leadership and participation in the shared governance process at the college.

Recommendations: Forwarded to the college President.

FY21: Virtual Meetings held on (Fridays) October 2, November 6, December 4, February 5, March 5, April 2, May 7 and June 4 unless otherwise noted.

Meeting minutes & documents

Co-Chair: Mike Midgley, VP, Instruction, 223-7579,
Co-Chair:  Dr. Shasta Buchanan, VP, Student Affairs, 223-7056,


Position Name Appointed by Campus Phone Email
AVP, Academic Programs Dr. Gaye Lynn Scott VP, Instruction HBC 3-7341
Dean Dr. David Fonken VP, Instruction HLC 3-7346
AVP, Workforce Programs Dr. Gretchen Riehl VP, Instruction HBC 3-7746
Dean Patricia Recek VP, Instruction EVC 3-4779
Executive Dean, North Region Amber Kelley VP, Student Services CYP 3-2012
Executive Dean, Central Region Dr. Dorado Kinney VP, Student Services HLC 3-7390
Executive Dean, South Region Dr. Wade Bradfute VP, Student Services PIN 3-8007
AVP, Enrollment Management Dr. Melissa Curtis VP, Student Services HLC 3-7088
FT Faculty (One from different dean areas) Ted Hadzi-Antich Senate HLC 3-7148
FT Faculty (One from different dean areas) Gale Spear Senate EVC 3-5209
FT Faculty (One from different dean areas) Dr. Wayne Butler Senate NRG 3-4029
Department Chairs (One from different dean areas) Dr. Shirin Khosropour VP, Instruction RGC 3-3282
Department Chairs (One from different dean areas) Dr. Nancy Stano VP, Instruction SGC 3-2602
Department Chairs (One from different dean areas) Sean Moran VP, Instruction NRG 3-4944
Adjunct Faculty Association (AFA) Samantha Ackers AFA RVS TBA
Adjunct Faculty Association (AFA) Dr. Matthew Pappas AFA TBA TBA
Adjunct Faculty Association (AFA) Christina Michura AFA HBC 3-7564
Association of Professional-Technical Employees (APTE) Dr. Shih-Ting Lee APTE RRC 3-0113
Association of Professional-Technical Employees (APTE) Latisha Marion APTE RRC TBA
Classified Employee Association (CEA) Jo Larkins-Foster CEA EVC 3-5300
Classified Employee Association (CEA) Miguel DeLeon CEA HBC 3-7667
VP, Instruction Mike Midgley Position (Co-Chair) HBC 3-7559
VP, Student Affairs Dr. Shasta Buchanan Position (Co-Chair) HBC 3-7056
AVP, Student Support Services Dr. Ruth Reinhart VP Student Affairs HBC 3-7955
Provost Dr. Charles Cook Position HBC 3-7612
Student Government Association Precious Ohemeng SGA N/A N/A
Executive Director, Admissions & Records Linda Terry VP, Student Affairs HBC 3-7503
Executive Director, Student Assistance & Veterans Affairs Jason Briseño VP, Student Affairs HBC 3-7221
AVP, Student Accessibility & Social Support Resources Steve Christopher VP, Student Affairs RVS 3-6273
AVP, Student Success & Analytics Dr. Guillermo "Willie" Martinez VP, Student Affairs HBC 3-7009