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 Chancellor.

FY22 Meetings: Meet virtually until further notice from 10 a.m.-12 p.m, Fridays: October 8 (1:00 - 3:00pm), November 5, December 3, February 4, March 4, April 1, May 6 and June 3.

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


Position Name Appointed by Campus Phone Email
AVC, Academic Programs Dr. Gaye Lynn Scott VC, Instruction HBC 3-7341
Dean Dr. Giao Phan VC, Instruction HYS 3-1691
Dean Dr. David Fonken VC, Instruction HLC 3-7346
AVC, Workforce Programs Dr. Gretchen Riehl VC, Instruction HBC 3-7746
Executive Dean, Central Region Dr. Dorado Kinney VC, Student Affairs HLC 3-7390
AVC, Enrollment Management Dr. Melissa Curtis VC, Student Affairs HLC 3-7088
Director, Advising Kathy James VC, Student Affairs HLC 3-7327
Director, Student Affairs Communications Ana Rummer VC, Student Affairs HBC 3-7707
Supervisor, Student Life Kelly Brown VC, Student Affairs HLC 3-7159
Regional Director, Financial Aid Campus Operations/Outreach Courrtney Vasquez VC, Student Affairs HBC 3-4600
FT Faculty (One from different dean areas) Dr. Nancy Stano Senate SGC 3-2602
FT Faculty (One from different dean areas) William Tolan Senate HLC 3-7074
FT Faculty (One from different dean areas) Dr. Elizabeth Frye Senate SAC 3-9129
FT Faculty (one from different dean areas) Ralph Hooper Senate SGC 3-2599
Department Chairs (One from different dean areas) Dr. Shirin Khosropour VC, Instruction RGC 3-3282
Department Chairs (One from different dean areas) Dr. Marcus McQuirter VC, Instruction HLC 3-7199
Department Chairs (One from different dean areas) Dr. Alberto Quinonez VC, Instruction RVS 3-6761
Adjunct Faculty Association (AFA) Don Morris AFA TBA TBA
Adjunct Faculty Association (AFA) Christie Carr AFA NRG TBA
Adjunct Faculty Association (AFA) Christina Michura AFA HBC 3-7564
Association of Professional-Technical Employees (APTE) Latisha Addison APTE RRC 3-0031
Association of Professional-Technical Employees (APTE) Tomi Welch APTE HBC 3-7018
Classified Employee Association (CEA) Elihu Arzate CEA SGC 3-2730
Classified Employee Association (CEA) Miguel DeLeon CEA HBC 3-7667
VC, Instruction Mike Midgley Position (Co-Chair) HBC 3-7559
VC, Student Affairs Dr. Shasta Buchanan Position (Co-Chair) HBC 3-7056
AVC, Student Support Services Dr. Ruth Reinhart VC Student Affairs HBC 3-7955
Provost TBA Position HBC 3-7612 TBA
Student Government Association Malia Capers-Cristobal SGA N/A N/A
Executive Dean, Admissions, Enrollment & Completion Linda Terry VC, Student Affairs HBC 3-7666
AVC, Student Accessibility & Social Support Resources Steve Christopher VC, Student Affairs RVS 3-6273