Academic Senate


Academic Senate meets the first Thursday and third Tuesday of each month at 3:30pm in the Social Sciences Building 50, room 12

Fall 2023: 

Tuesdays: Sept. 19, Oct. 17, Nov. 21 (Tuesday meeting held as needed when there are action items)

Thursdays: Sept. 7, Oct. 5, Nov. 2, Dec. 7

Spring 2024: 

Tuesdays:  March 19, April 16, May 21 (Tuesday meeting held as needed when there are action items)

Thursdays: March 7, April 4, May 2, June 6

Executive Officers 2022-2024

President:  Lynne Glickstein
Vice-President: Julia Wendt
Past President: Lee Bennett
Secretary: Leslie Huiner
Legislative Liaison: Troy Kuhns

Area Representatives 2022-2024

Academic Commons:  Regina Pierce Brown
Advanced Technology Center & Child Development: Tim Adell, Heather Williams
Allied Health & Nursing:  Tiana Gray, Terry Truelove
At-Large:  Peter Francev
Counseling & Library: Jacqueline Stahlke
Kinesiology: Debby Blanchard
Liberal Arts:  Patty Golder
Part-Time Faculty:  Dr. Glenn Akers, David Wilkerson
Performing Arts Center:  Tracy Davis
Regional Public Safety Training Center:  Melanie Dube-Price
Science:  Richard Cerreto, David Gibbs

List of Faculty under each Area Representative

10 Plus 1

Title 5 Section 53200 (b):  Academic Senate means an organization whose primary function is to make recommendations with respect to academic and professional matters.  Section 53200 (c): "Academic and professional matters" means the following policy development and implementation matters:

  1. Curriculum, including establishing prerequisites and placing courses within disciplines.
  2. Degree and certificate requirements.
  3. Grading policies.
  4. Educational program development.
  5. Standards or policies regarding student preparation and success.
  6. District and college governance structures, as related to faculty roles.
  7. Faculty roles and involvement in accreditation processes, including self-study and annual reports.
  8. Policies for faculty professional development activities.
  9. Processes for program review.
  10. Processes for institutional planning and budget development.
  11. Other academic and professional matters as mutually agreed upon between the governing board and the academic senate.

Academic Senate for California Community Colleges

ASCCC Local Senates Handbook 2020 Revision