Accreditation Committee

The accreditation committee meets on the 2nd and 4th Thursdays of the month, unless otherwise noted. The committee meets during the academic year in the fall and spring. The subcommittees meet outside of the accreditation committee meetings. Campus will reopen for most in-person services on August 2, 2021. The committee will continue to meet via Zoom conference link. 
The accreditation committee make-up includes managers, classified staff, faculty and students from the campus.

Accreditation Liaison Officers:

Dr. Dina Humble, Administrator, Vice President of Instruction


Dr. Joanna M. Oxendine, M.Ed., Administrator, Interim Dean, Research, Planning & Institutional Effectiveness

Self-Evaluation Faculty Chair:

Dr. Celia Huston, Professor, Library and Learning Support Services

Committee Members:*

Elaine Akers, Coordinator, Student Health Services


Dr. Amy Avelar, Associate Professor, Chemistry


Keenan Giles, Counselor/EOPS/CARE


Angela Grotke, Secretary II, Social Sciences


Tarif (Terry) Halabi, Instructor, Electrical/Electronics


Rick Hrdlicka, Director, Campus Technology Services


Yvette Lee, Associate Professor, English


Brandy Nelson, Instructor, Human Services


Patricia Quach, Dean, Academic Success & Learning Services


Bethany Tasaka, Instructor, Math

  Kay Dee Yarbrough, Administrative Curriculum Coordinator
  Taylor DeBenedictis, Student, ASG President
  Jose Martinez, Student, ASG Reprentative

*Designates current members for the 2020-2021 academic year.

Updated 7/22/21.


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