Structure and Membership
of the
Instructional Council






The Instructional Council is an advisory board to the Dean of Instruction in all matters that pertain to instruction.  It is also a forum for the exchange of information.  All major decisions, including schedules and the instructional budget, are made by the Instructional Council.






The Instructional Council is composed, mostly, of supervisors within the instructional area.  To be more specific, the following are the IC members (in alphabetical order of the individuals, along with a direct link to their email, and their positions):

o    Danizete Martinez, President, Faculty Assembly;

o    Rosa Auletta, Division Manager, Transitional Studies Division;

o    John Austin, Program Manager, Nursing Program; and

o    John Abrams,  Manager, Computer Support Services;

o    Michael Ceschiat, Division Chair, Business, Technology & Fine Arts Division;

o    Cindy Chavez, Program Coordinator, Fine Arts;

o    Miriam Chavez, Co-Division Chair for Science Programs, Science & Mathematics Division;

o    Jami Huntsinger, Division Chair,CHESS;

o    Helen Walton, Program Manager, Health Education Programs,

o    Julie DePree, Co-Division Chair for Mathematics Programs, Science & Mathematics Division;

o    Lucille Farrington, Senior Tutor, The Learning Center;

o    Patricia Gillikin, Program Coordinator, Developmental English;

o   , Program Coordinator, English;

o    Dustin Shafer, Program Manager, Fitness & Wellness Education Center;

o    Rita Logan, Manager, Community Education;

o    Barbara Lovato, Manager, Library;

o    Najib Manea, Manager, Teaching & Learning Center;

o    Tina Newby, Program Manager, Adult Education Center;

o    Cindy Shue, Program Director, Title V STEM,

o   , Administrator, Academic Office.





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