Melissa Moreno, J.D.
Melissa Moreno is a licensed attorney and holds a Juris Doctorate from Santa Barbara College of Law and a Bachelor of Arts in Cultural Anthropology from UC Santa Barbara.
Vice President, Administrative Services
Eloisa M. Briones, CPA
Eloisa M. Briones is a Certified Public Accountant in the State of California and holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and Accountancy from the University of the Philippines.
Vice President, Student Services
Angélica Garcia, Ed.D.
Angélica Garcia holds a Doctorate of Education in Educational Leadership from San Francisco State University with an emphasis on structural equity and diversity. She holds a Master's of Social Work with a concentration in Administration and Management from San Diego State University and a Bachelor of Arts from Saint Mary's College of California, with a major in Liberal and Civic Studies in the education track, and a minor in French.
Vice President, Instruction
Jennifer Taylor-Mendoza, Ph.D.
Jennifer Taylor-Mendoza holds a Ph.D. in Education from Claremont Graduate University, a M.S. in Counseling from California State University, Northridge, and a B.A. in Psychology from California State University, Los Angeles. Jennifer began her educational journey at El Camino College.
Dean, Planning, Research and Institutional Effectiveness
Ingrid Vargas, MA
Ingrid Vargas is originally from New York City, where she completed her BA in Political Science at Queens College. She holds a Master’s Degree in International Economics from The Johns Hopkins University, School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS).
Executive Director, the Equity Institute
Lasana Hotep, MA
Lasana Hotep holds a Bachelor of Arts in Speech Communications and History (Double Major) from Texas State University, San Marcos and a Master of Arts in History from Arizona State University.
Director, Community Relations and Marketing
Cherie Colin holds a Bachelor of Arts in Marketing Communications with an emphasis in Public Relations from Columbia College Chicago.
Facilities Operations Manager
John Doctor is an alumnus of Skyline College and served with distinction in the US Navy.
Dean, Counseling, Advising and Matriculation
Luis Escobar, Ed.D.
Dr. Escobar received his Doctorate in Educational Leadership, his Masters of Science in Counseling, and Bachelors of Arts in Psychology from San Francisco State University.
Dean, Language Arts
Christopher Gibson MA, BA
Christopher Gibson holds a Master of Arts and a Bachelor of Arts in English and American Literature from the University of Texas, El Paso.
Dean, Science / Mathematics / Technology Division
Raymond Hernandez, MPH, RRT, NPS
Raymond Hernandez holds a Master of Science in Public Health from San Francisco State University, a Bachelor of Science in Health Services Administration from St. Mary’s College, and an Associate of Science in Respiratory Therapy from Fresno City College.
Dean, Business, Education, and Professional Programs Division
Michael holds his B.A. in Secondary Education and B.S. in Biology at the State University of New York at Plattsburgh, and completed his M.S. in Applied Ecology at Eastern Kentucky University.
Dean, Academic Support & Learning Technologies Division
Rolin Moe, Ed.D.
Rolin holds an Ed.D. in Learning Technologies from Pepperdine University, a M.A. in Radio-TV-Film from University of Texas at Austin, and a B.A. in English from Centenary College of Louisiana.
Dean, Enrollment Services
Will Minnich, Ed.M, MBA
Will Minnich holds a Master's Degree in Higher Education and Bachelor's Degree in Social Sciences from the State University of New York at Buffalo. He also holds a Master's degree in Business Administration from the University of Phoenix.
Dean, Kinesiology, Athletics and Dance Division
Joe Morello, MA
Joe Morello holds a Bachelor of Arts in Physical Education from the University of San Francisco and a Master of Arts in Educational Administration from the University of San Francisco.
Dean, Social Science/Creative Arts Division
Danni Redding Lapuz holds an M.A. in Ethnomusicology from the University of Hawai’i at Manoa, specializing in Indonesian Gamelan and Southeast Asian Studies, and a Bachelor's Degree in Music from the University of California, Irvine. Danni began her higher education studies at Orange Coast Community College.
Dean, Global Learning Programs and Services Division
Russell Waldon, JD, MBA
Russell Waldon holds a Juris Doctorate from the University of Notre Dame and a Bachelor of Business Administration in International Finance and Marketing from the University of Miami.
Dean, Strategic Partnerships & Workforce Development
Andrea Vizenor, MA
Andrea holds a M.A. in Educational Leadership from Concordia University and a B.A. in Public Administration from University of San Francisco.
Dean, Student Equity and Support Programs
Cheryl Johnson, Psy.D
Cheryl Johnson received her Psy.D. from the Wright Institute in Berkeley, CA and her M.S. in Human Resource Development from Troy State University in Dothan, AL.
Public Safety Captain
Jim Vangele, MS
Jim Vangele holds a Master of Science degree in Emergency Services Administration from California State University, Long Beach, a Bachelor of Science degree in Public Administration with emphasis in Law Enforcement Leadership from the University of San Francisco, and is a San Mateo County Community College District alumni, having earned an Associate of Science degree in Administration of Justice from the College of San Mateo. He is also a graduate of The Sherman Block Supervisory Leadership Institute, as well as other California Commission on POST leadership courses, and FEMA Incident Command System courses.