DEL MAR COLLEGE

Standing Committees

Current Memberships and Charges

2014-2015

College-wide Committees

Instructional Committees

Student Services Committees

Administration and Finance Committees


College-wide Committees


Affirmative Action
College-wide Committee

Committee Charge: Serves as an advisory group to the College President and the College's Equity Officer for recommending possible improvements to College-wide programs in the areas affected by Equal Employment Opportunity practices and policy.

Past Chair: Dr. Randall Hinton

Chair:  TBA

Committee Membership:
Faculty:
Arts and Sciences:
Lillian Bass (2014); and Jackie Ganschow (2015); and Norma Ayala-Maynard (2016) .
Business, Professional, and Technology Education: Audrey Benavidez (2014); and Dr. Laura Parr (2016.

StaffTBA
Ex-Officio Member: Executive Director of Human Resources and Administration, Tammy McDonald.


Commencement Ceremonies
College-wide Committee

Committee Charge: The committee, populated by members of administration, faculty, and staff, shall coordinate the Del Mar College Commencement Ceremonies. The committee shall (1) review commencement ceremony procedures and recommend changes, (2) assist with the planning and set-up of the ceremonies, and (3) assist students and faculty during the ceremonies.

Chair: Mike Jones

Committee Membership:

Faculty:
Arts and Sciences: 
Dr. Angelica Chapa, Dr. Susie Crowson, Robert Ehle, Mike Jones,and Dr. Maria Salinas.
Business, Professional, and Technology Education: Benita Flores-Munoz, Natalie Garza, Alexander Heatherley, Dolores Huerta, and Cindy Zamzow.
Libraries:  Alexia Riggs

StaffGilbert Becerra, Patricia Benavides-Dominguez, Chris Black, Tina Butler, Javier Escamilla, Claudia Jackson, Shaun Meredith, Tammy Miller, Sally Reigle, and Amy Towery.


Crisis Management Planning Team
College-wide Committee

Committee Charge: The Crisis Management Team is to respond to the needs of the College community during and after the occurrence of a campus crisis situation.  The Committee serves as an advisory group to the College President for recommending possible policy and procedures for a College-wide implementation crisis management program.  Specifically, the Committee will:

—Coordinate the College's response to crisis situations affecting the College community.
—Identify the College's readiness to respond to a "crisis" on any of the College campuses.
—Identify written or other media available to the College community.
—Develop short- and long-term campus response plan which will include response to varied emergencies on Campus by Campus.
—Identify the role of the College community (managers, faculty, health and safety, College Relations, Counseling, Physical Facilities, College employees, and students).
—Develop and implement a training program for the College community.
—Evaluate on an ongoing basis policies and procedures to discuss and update the Crisis Management Plan.

Chair:  Kelly White, Director of Environmental Health, Safety, and Risk Management

Members:  Dr. Fernando Figueroa, Provost/Vice President of Instruction and Student Services; Kelly White, Director of Environmental Health, Safety, and Risk Management; Chris Tweddle, Assistant Director of Environmental Health, Safety, and Risk Management;Jay Knioum, Associate Director of College Relations; Paul Ackerman, Information Technology Representative; and Student Government Association representatives.


Cultural Programs
College-wide Committee

Committee Charge: Identify and recommend to the Vice President of Administration and Finance a list of cultural programs of interest to the College and general community and prioritize program choices on the basis of budget limitations/options for the academic year.

Past Chair: Audrey Benavides

Chair: Sara Kaplan

Membership:

Faculty:
Arts and Sciences: 
Arts and Sciences: Craig Brashears (2014); William Lipman (2014); Richard Rupp (2014); Susan Sturman (2014); Thomas Finnegan (2015); Erica Bertero (2016); Robert Ehle (2016); Elizabeth Flores (2016); Philip Hii (2016); Sara Kaplan (2016); Karl Kemm (2016); Dr. Eva Muñiz (2016); Cynthia Perkins (2016); Dr. Donald Pinson (2016); and Dr. David Sutanto (2016).
Business, Professional and Technology Education: 
Christina Cayce (2016) and Dr. Amy Mintz (2016).

Librarian:  TBA

StaffManager of Richardson Performance Hall, Shaun Meredith.

Ex-Officio Member: Vice President of Administration and Finance, Dr. Lee Sloan


Executive Committee
College-wide Committee

Committee Charge(s): The Executive Committee as designated by the President meets at regularly scheduled times and serves as a consultative body for the President.

Chair:  Dr. Mark Escamilla, President

Committee Membership (Appointment by Position):

—            President, Dr. Mark Escamilla
—            Provost/Vice President of Instruction and Student Services, Dr. Fernando Figueroa
—            Vice President of Administration and Finance, Dr. Lee Sloan
—            Executive Director for Community and Legislative Relations, Claudia Jackson
—            Executive Director of Strategic Planning/Assessment and Workforce Initiatives, Lenora Keas
—            Executive Director of Development, Mary McQueen
—            Executive Director of Human Resources and Administration, Tammy McDonald
—            Chief Information Technology Officer, August Alfonso



 

Exempt Council
College-wide Committee

Committee Charge: The Exempt Council, which consults with the President regarding issues of pertinent interest to administrative, professional, and technical personnel, provides the President an opportunity to seek and share information and to gain advice and opinions regarding College matters.

Chair:  Tina Butler

Vice Chair: Javier Escamilla

Secretary:Jessica Montalvo-Cummings

Members:  Beverly Cage, Javier Escamilla, Jessica Montalvo-Cummings, Tina Butler, Joe Hayen, Rosalinda Reynosa, Tammy Micallef, and Juli Propp


Institutional Review Board
College-wide Committee

Committee Charge: Assures, both in advance and by periodic review, that appropriate steps are taken to protect the rights and welfare of humans participating as subjects in a research study. To accomplish this purpose, the Institutional Review Board (IRB) uses a group process to review research proposals and related materials (e.g. informed consent documents and investigator brochures) to ensure protection of the rights and welfare of human subjects of research. The IRB follows FDA regulations and is authorized to approve, require modifications in (to secure approval), or disapprove research.

Chair:  Alan Clark (2013)

Membership:

Scientific:
Arts and Sciences:
Dr. Jonda Halcomb (2013).
Business, Professional, and Technology Education: TBA

Non-Scientific: Minerva Borger (2013) and Javier Escamilla (2013).


Instruction and Student Development Council
College-wide Committee

Committee Charge: The Instruction and Student Development Council, which meets at regularly scheduled times, serves as a consultative body for the Provost and Vice President of Instruction and the Vice President of Administration, Finance, and Student Services.

Co-chairs: Provost/Vice President of Instruction and Student Services, Dr. Fernando Figueroa and Vice President of Administration and Finance, Dr. Lee Sloan.

Committee Membership (Appointment by Position):
— Provost and Vice President of Instruction and Student Services, Dr. Fernando Figueroa
— Vice President of Administration and Finance, Dr. Lee Sloan

— Executive Director of Strategic Planning/Assessment and Workforce Initiatives, Lenora Keas

— Executive Director of Legislative and Community Relations, Claudia Jackson

— Dean of Student Engagement and Retention, Cheryl Garner

— Dean of Student Outreach and Enrollment Services, Gilbert Becerra 

— Dean of Arts and Sciences, Dr. Jonda Halcomb

— Dean of Business, Professional, and Technology Education, Dr. Larry Lee

— Registrar, Angalynn Bishop
— E-Learning Services Representative, Dr. Ann Thorn 

— Director of Early College Programs, Patricia Benavides-Dominguez
— Director of Libraries, Chris Tetzlaff-Belhasen
— Director of Title V/Student Success Center, Victor Davila
— Faculty Coordinator of QEP, Dr. Matthew Perry
— Faculty Coordinator of Supplemental Instruction, Ronald Huskin

— Faculty Council Chair or designee, Bob Long

— Chair of the Council of Chairs or designee, Dr. Cynthia Bridges
— Developmental Education Council Representative, Erica Bertero
— Collegiate High School Principal, Dr. Tracie Rodriguez

— Other staff as deemed appropriate

Ex-officio Member: TBA


Non-exempt Council
College-wide Committee

Committee Charge: The Non-exempt Council, which consults with the President regarding issues of pertinent interest to non-exempt personnel, provides the President an opportunity to seek and share information and to gain advice and opinions regarding College matters.

Chair: Pollie Martinez

Vice Chair: Deborah Garcia

Secretary: Shanna Larson

Tech Prep Officer: Mary Elizabeth Whited

Parlimentarian:  TBA

Membership: Mary Alice Bustamante, Caricia Blanco, Linda Webb, Mary Alice Guerrero, Cathy Johnson, Mary Elizabeth Whited, Jo Dee Garcia, Irma Bomer, Kathy Smart, Deborah Garcia, Caricia Blanco, Shanna Larson, Marie Herrera-Limas, Mary Alice Guerrero, Delia Perez, Emily Gonzalez, Elizabeth Rodriguez and Pollie Martinez.


Professional Organizational Development—Non-exempt/Exempt
College-wide Committee

Committee Charge: The Professional Organizational Development (POD) Committee serves as an advisory body to the Provost/Vice President of Instruction and Student Services to review proposals from staff and administrators for educational grant activities, projects, consultants and speakers, workshops, and other career development projects. Travel funds included in projects submitted to this committee will come from departmental and other travel accounts. All requests must have the approval of Department Chairs, supervisors, appropriate Deans, or Vice Presidents.

Chair: Bob Klepac

Vice-Chair: Kim Wright

Membership:  Mary Alice Bustamante, Jo Dee Garcia, Mary Alice Guerrero, Suzie Johnson, Bob Klepac, Rosa Reynoso, and Kim Wright.

Ex-officio Member: TBA


Instructional Committees


 

Academic Standards

Instructional Committee

Committee Charge(s): The Academic Standards Committee (ASC) has the responsibility of making recommendations to the College Provost/Vice President of Instruction and Student Services through the Faculty Council via the office of the College President concerning academic policies at DMC, including, but not limited to, grading standards, student scholarship standards, academic honesty, administration of grades, grade challenges, terms by which a student may audit a course, honors programs, and graduation requirements.

Past Chair:    Javier Morin

Chair: Kennith Hanna

Chairpersons’ Council Representative: Dr. Gordon Hilley

Membership:

Arts and Sciences: Javier Morin (2014); Linda Eubank (2015); and Sarah Contreras (2016).

Business, Professional, and Technology Education: Jan Spigner (2014); Kennith Hanna (2015); andTonya Pigulski (2016).

Counselors and Librarians: Lisa Muilenburg (2015).

Ex-officio Members (Appointment by Position):

— Provost/Vice President of Instruction and Student Services, Dr. Fernando Figueroa
— Registrar, Angalynn Bishop

— Coordinator of Transition Center: Dr. Jessica Ranero-Ramirez
— E-Learning Services Representative, Dr. Ann Thorn
— Interim Director of Financial Aid, Nancy Briseno

 


Assessment of Student Learning
Instructional Committee

Committee Charge: To advise the instructional leadership including the Provost/Vice President of Instruction and Student Services, Deans, and Chairs of issues related to the assessment of student learning.

Chair:  Dr. Irma Woods

Membership:  Dr. Susie Crowson, Dr. Evangeline DeLeon, Dr. Derek Oden, Dr. Matthew Perry, and Jan Spigner.


Chairs' Council
Instructional Committee

Committee Charge: The Department Chairs' Council, created to maintain communication among Chairs and between administration and faculty, serves as an advisory and consultative group to the Provost/Vice President of Instruction and Student Services and to the President. The Chairs' Council makes decisions on issues affecting academic departments and provides consistency in the application of College policies among divisions. Membership consists of all Department Chairs, with the Chair of the Council selected each year after an election, in accordance with the By-laws of the Council.

Past Chair: Dr. David Arreguin

Chair:   Dr. Cynthia Bridges

Chair Elect: TBA

Membership:  All academic chairs.


Curriculum
Instructional Committee

Committee Charge(s): The Curriculum Committee has the responsibility of recommending the approval of individual courses and of programs of courses leading to a certificate and/or to an associate degree. Committee members will be concerned not only with specific courses, but also with the relationship of such courses to the offerings of the College as a whole. Decisions regarding courses will be based, among other factors, on student needs, available faculty and facilities, transferability, and state approval.

Past Chair: Dr. Paul McCann

Chair:  Roger Steinberg

 

Membership:

Arts and Sciences:  Amy Jones (2014); Paul Johnson (2014); Roger Steinberg (2014); Susan Sturman (2014); Carolyn Mauck (2016); Randy Flowers (2016); Brian Hart (2016); and Dr. Susie Crowson (2016).

Business, Professional, and Technology Education: Sarah Clark (2014); Julio Garcia (2015); Kelvin Jones (2015); Dr. Christine Tarasevich (2015); Nedal Shheber (2015); Marian Tajchman (2015); Gwynell Westervelt (2015); Benita Flores-Munoz (2016); and Davis Merrell (2016).

Ex-Officio Members (Appointment by Position):

—Provost/Vice President of Instruction and Student Services, Dr. Fernando Figueroa
—Vice President of Administration, and Finance Dr. Lee Sloan
—Dean of Arts and Sciences, Dr. Jonda Halcomb
—Dean of Business, Professional and Technology Education, Dr. Larry Lee
—Registrar, Angalynn Bishop
—Interim Director of Financial Aid/Placement Services, Nancy Briseno
—Director of Libraries, Chris Tetzlaff-Belhasen
—Transitions Center Coordinator, Dr. Jessica Ranero-Ramirez
—Chairs’ Council Representatives: Division of Arts and Sciences, Ken Rosier and Division of Business, Professional, and Technology Education, Rebecca Chavez
—Chair of General Education Committee, Lucy James

 


Developmental Education Council
Instructional Committee

Committee Charge: The Developmental Education Council (DEC) is charged with providing leadership across the College and in the community to improve student learning outcomes in Developmental Education by promoting collaboration, coordination, cooperation and communication within the Developmental Education disciplines and related areas, with all academic and non-academic departments serving students, faculty and the public, and with educational institutions and resource providers outside the College.

Co-Chairs:  Linda Eubank and Eric Moller

 

Secretary: Cheryl Garner

 

Membership:

Faculty:
Arts and Sciences:
Linda Eubank and Eric Moller
Business, Professional, and Technology Education: Richard Goode, Gwynell Westervelt, and Domingo Vela.

StaffAgnes Flores

Permanent Membership:


E-Learning Advisory
Instructional Committee

Committee Charge: An advisory committee of faculty and staff will advise the E-Learning Services Department on the following:      (1) Establishment of long- and short-term programmatic and performance goals; (2) Expansion of instructional offerings; (3) Coordination of the distance learning programs with other college initiatives; (4) Partnerships with other colleges and organizations; (5) Faculty recruitment, orientation, and development; (6) Marketing strategies for promoting distance learning; (7) Utilization and evaluation of technology, technical support, and instruction support for distance learning programs; (8) Funding resources to support distance learning initiatives; and (9) Evaluation of the effectiveness of distance learning efforts.

Past Chairperson: Dr. Veronica Pantoja

Chairperson:  Yan Xu

Secretary:   Lisa Muilenburg

Membership:

Faculty:
Arts and Sciences:
Ray Saenz (2015); Dr. Russell Long (2016); Dr. Veronica Pantoja (2016); and Kezia Ruiz (2016).
Business, Professional, and Technology Education:Dr. Phillip Davis (2014); Dr. Steven Winfield Smith (2014); Barbara Dufrain (2015); Karen Williams (2015); and Yan Xu (2016).

Librarian: Lisa Muilenburg (2016).

Ex-officio Member:  E-Learning Services Representative, Dr. Ann Thorn and Chief Information Technology Officer, August Alfonso, E-Learning Services Representative, Juan Saldana


Faculty Advising
Instructional Committee

Committee Charge: Provide comprehensive review of all college advising functions; make recommendations to the Vice President of Administration, Finance, and Student Services on ways to improve institutional procedures and assess advising effectiveness; and assume more tasks or additional charges as assigned by the Vice President of Administration, Finance, and Student Services regarding institutional priorities.

Past Chairperson: Robert Muilenburg

Chairperson:  Robert Fanger

Membership:

Faculty:
Arts and Sciences:
Sarah Contreras (2014); Diana Mareth (2014); Doug Jordan (2015); Dr. Mark Robbins (2015); and Sandra Valerio (2016).
Business, Professional, and Technology Education: Robert Fanger (2014); Melinda Wren (2014); Ben Gregory (2015); Benjamin Morin (2015); Gwynell Westervelt (2015); Dr. Marcus Meyers (2016); and Maria Velma Pena (2016).

Counselors: TBA

StaffStudent Enrollment Center Representative, Juli Propp


Faculty Council
Instructional Committee

Committee Charge: The Faculty Council, created to provide the faculty with a means to define and to realize professional goals more effectively and to maintain communications among members of the faculty and between faculty and administration, serves as an advisory and consultative group to the President. The Chair of the Faculty Council announces Council membership each year after an election, which is explained in the By-laws of the Council.

Chair:  Bob Long


Assistant Chair: Amorette Garza

 

Secretary: Sara Kaplan

 

Parliamentarian: Curtis Lee

 

Past Chair: Dr. Bryan Stone

 

Members:

Faculty:
Arts and Sciences: Paul Johnson (2014); Bob Long (2014); Amorette Garza (2015); Megan McKee (2015); Dr. Jonizo Cain-Calloway (2016); Dr. Paul Gottemoller (2016); Dr. Teresa Klein (2016); Sara Kaplan (2016); and Dr. Neil Sisauyhoat (2016).
Business, Professional, and Technology Education:
Curtis Lee (2014); Melissa Stuive (2014); David Torres (2014); Nedal Shheber (2014); Barbara Dufrain (2015); Natalie Garza (2015); Randy Glasson (2016); Dr. Donna Huddleston (2016).

Librarian:  Chris Tetzlaff-Belhasen (2014).


Faculty Professional Development
Instructional Committee

Committee Charge: The Faculty Professional Development Committee in consultation with the Provost/Vice President of Instruction and Student Services is responsible for organizing and providing opportunities for ongoing professional development for Del Mar College.

Chair: Audrey Benavides

Membership:

Faculty:
Arts and Sciences:
Maria Hollendonner (2014); Dr. Mark Robbins (2014); Dr. Adrian Clark (2015); Robert Muilenburg (2015); Amy Tilton Jones (2015); Dr. Laihua Sheng (2015); Tammy Donaldson (2016); Beth Dushman (2016); and Dr. Patricia Walter (2016).
Business, Professional, and Technology Education: Nann Drue Combs (2014); Benita Flores (2014); John Graham (2014); Dr. Jennifer McWha (2014); Dr. Steven Winfield Smith (2014); Mary Ortiz Borchardt (2015); Melinda Wren (2015); Audrey Benvidez (2016); and Stan Leja (2016).

Librarian:  Alexia Riggs (2016)

StaffExempt Council Representative, Non-exempt Council Representative, and Human Resources Representative.

Ex-officio Members:  TBA

Professional Development Faculty POD Subcommittee

Chair: Alexia Riggs
Members: Stanley Leja;  Mark Robbins; Robert Muilenburg; Beth Dushman; Audrey Benavides


 

General Education

Instructional Committee

 

Committee Charge: The purpose of the General Education Committee is to oversee, review, and assess both student attainment of Del Mar College’s general education competencies and the process used for this assessment.

 

Chair:  Lucy James

 

Members: Mac Aipperspach (2014); Robert Fanger (2014); Lucy James (2014); Shawnee Jones Bonnette (2015); Dr. Mary Lou Crowl (2015); Dr. Kimberly Hill (2015); Dr. Steve Gulding (2016); Dr. Donna Huddleston (2016); and TBA (2016).

 

Ex-officio Members:

—            Provost/Vice President of Instruction and Student Services, Dr. Fernando Figueroa
—            Dean of Arts and Sciences, Dr. Jonda Halcomb
—            Dean of Business, Professional and Technology Education, Dr. Larry Lee
—            Chairperson of Communications, Languages, and Reading, Dr. Patricia Walter
—            Faculty Coordinator of Assessment of Student Learning, TBA

 


Library
Instructional Committee

Committee Charge: Review library operations and recommend to the Director of Libraries on ways to improve services and functions.

Past Chairperson: Dr. Derek Oden

Chairperson:  Dr. Jonizo Cain-Calloway

Membership:

Faculty:
Arts and Sciences:
Mac Aipperspach (2014); Dr. Jonizo Cain-Calloway (2014); Monique Saenz (2014); Cynthia Perkins (2015); Dr. Laihua Sheng (2015); Nader Yassin (2015); Shara Haghjoo (2016); Dr. Maria Salinas (2016); and Dr. Karlene Vassell (2016).

Business, Professional, and Technology Education: Janie Blankenship (2014); Gary Livingston (2014); Denise Rector (2014); Pete Carpentier, Jr. (2016); and Gail Couse Dorn (2016).

Library: Alan Berecka (2014)

Ex-officio Member:  Director of Libraries, Chris Tetzlaff-Belhasen


Professional Development and Grants—Faculty
Instructional Committee

Committee Charge: This committee advises the Director of the Teaching and Learning Center on professional development requests from faculty for educational grant activities, projects, consultants and speakers, workshops, and other career development projects. Travel funds included in projects submitted to this committee will come from departmental and other travel accounts.  All requests must have the approval of Department Chairs, supervisors, appropriate Deans, or Vice Presidents.

Past Chairperson: Dr. Patricia Frederick

Chairpersons: Duncan Samo

Secretary: TBA

Membership:

Faculty:
Arts and Sciences:
Sara Kaplan (2014); and Carolyn Mauck (2015).
Business, Professional, and Technology Education: Janie Blankenship (2014); Dr. Patricia Frederick (2014); Joe Dudek (2015); Duncan Samo (2015); and Marian Tajchman (2015).

Librarian:   TBA

Ex-officio Member:  TBA


Quality Enhancement Plan
Instructional Committee

Committee Charge: Research and design a plan to improve student learning.

Chair:  Dr. Matthew Perry

Faculty:
Arts and Sciences:
Susie Collier, Barbara Finnegan, Tom Finnegan, Doug Harley, Paul Johnson, Walter Kramer, David Longnecker, Sarah Contreras, and James Shollenberger.
Business, Professional, and Technology Education:  Don Craig, Dr. Patricia Frederick, and and Christin Vega.

 

Staff: Diana Ortega


Recognition Day/Hall of Fame
Instructional Committee

Committee Charge: Advise the Vice President of Administration and Finance regarding current and proposed ways to recognize achievement and citizenship by students.

Past Chair:Amy Tilton Jones

Chair: Amorette Garza

Membership:

Faculty:
Arts and Sciences:
Sarah Contreras (2014); David Irving (2014); Dr. Adrian Clark (2015); Robert Ehle (2015); Amorette Garza (2015); Dr. Kimberly Hill (2015); Kitty Dudics (2016); and Kim Frederick (2016).

Business, Professional, and Technology Education: Tracy Johnston (2014); Lisa Pollakis (2014); Majorie Hoy (2015); Maria Velma Peňa (2015); Gwynell Westervelt (2015); and Delia Dolores Oliveira (2016).

StaffRepresentative from Student Services.


SACS Core Team
Instructional Committee

Committee Charge: The SACS Core Team Committee serves as an advisory group to the College President regarding the SACS reaffirmation and QEP process and provides the President an opportunity to seek and share information and to gain advice and opinions regarding SACS accreditation.

Chair:  Provost/Vice President of Instruction and Student Services, Dr. Fernando Figueroa

Committee Membership (Appointment by Position):

   Provost/Vice President of Instruction and Student Services, Dr. Fernando Figueroa

   Vice President of Administration, Finance, Dr. Lee Sloan

   Executive Director of Strategic Planning/Assessment and Workforce Initiatives, Lenora Keas
—  Dean of Arts and Sciences, Dr. Jonda Halcomb
—  Dean of Business, Professional, and Technology Education, Dr. Larry Lee
—  Registrar, Angalynn Bishop
—  E-Learning Services Representative, Dr. Ann Thorn
—  Director of Libraries, Chris Tetzlaff-Belhasen
—  Faculty Coordinator of QEP, Dr. Matthew Perry
—  Faculty Coordinator of Supplemental Instruction, Ronald Huskin

   Chief Information Technology Officer, August Alfonso

   Director of Institutional Research and Effectiveness, Sushil Pallemoni

 

Membership:

Faculty:
Arts and Sciences:
TBA
Business, Professional, and Technology Education:       TBA

Staff:  TBA


Student Services Committees


Recruitment and Retention
Student Services Committee

Committee Charge: Advise the Dean of Student Outreach and Enrollment Services and the Dean of Student Engagement and Retention regarding enrollment management and retention issues and make recommendations regarding measures for improvement.

Past Chair: Dr. Gerald Sansing

Chair: TBA

Membership:

Faculty:
Arts and Sciences:
Sara Kaplan (2014); Jackie Ganschow (2015); Dr. Mark Robbins (2015); Dr. Susan Swan (2015); and Dr. James Klein (2016).
Business, Professional, and Technology Education:  Pete Carpentier, Jr. (2015); Barbara Dufrain (2015); Debra Hughes (2015); Veronica Peňa (2015); William Simmons (2015); Karen Williams (2015); Jennifer Sramek (2016); and Melissa Stuive (2016).

Counselors: TBA

StaffRepresentative from Student Services; Representative from Recruitment Office; and Representative from College Relations, Melinda Eddleman.


Student Services Fee Advisory
Student Services Committee

Committee Charge: The committee will be composed of a total of nine students: two representatives from the West Campus, two from the East Campus, and five from the Student Government Association. The purpose of the committee is to advise the administration on the type, amount, and expenditure of a compulsory fee for student services. Student Services means activities which are separate and apart from regularly scheduled academic functions of the institution and directly involve and benefit students. Funds to support Student Services fees may include: Intramural, Cultural Programs, artist and lecture series, debating and oratorical activities, Student Activities/Speakers and Entertainers, Student Government, student transportation, Student Activities, Student Publications, Recognition Day, Phi Theta Kappa, Forensic Speech, and any other activities approved by the College.  This committee is established by State mandate.

Past Chair:   Beverly Cage

Chair:  TBA

Members:  Marissa Lopez (West Campus), Rosie Perez (East Campus), Tiffany Uresti (East Campus), and Paige Williams (West Campus)


Administration and Finance Committees


Budget
Administration and Finance Committee

Committee Charge: The Budget Committee, in consultation with the College President, prepares an annual budget recommendation for consideration by the Board's Finance Committee.

Chair:  Vice President of Administration, Finance, Dr. Lee Sloan

Committee Membership (Appointment by Position):

Executive Team:
—  Vice President of Administration, Finance, Dr. Lee Sloan

—  Provost/Vice President of Instruction and Student Services, Dr. Fernando Figueroa

—  Executive Director of Strategic Planning/Assessment and Workforce Initiatives, Lenora Keas

Academic Leadership Team:

—  Dean of Arts and Sciences, Dr. Jonda Halcomb
—  Dean of Business, Professional and Technology Education, Dr. Larry Lee

Chairs’ Council:

— Chair of Allied Health, Duncan Samo

 

Committee Staff:

—  Assistant to the Vice President of Administration, Finance, Jessica Alaniz

—  Comptroller, John Johnson

Exempt Council:

— Exempt Council Chair, Javier Escamilla

 

Faculty Council:

— Faculty Council Chair, Bob Long

 

Non-exempt Employees Advisory Council:
— Non-exempt Council Chair, Pollie Martinez

 

Student Services:

—  Dean of Engagement and Retention, Cheryl Garner

—  Dean of Student Outreach and Enrollment Services, Gilbert Becerra


Insurance and Benefits
Administration and Finance Committee

Committee Charge: Research information pertaining to possible state and local changes affecting employee benefits and make recommendations regarding benefits for consideration by the Office of Human Resources.

Past Chairperson: Dr. Phillip Davis

Chairperson:  TBA

Membership:

Faculty:
Arts and Sciences:
TBA
Business, Professional, and Technology Education: TBA

StaffHuman Resources Representative; Exempt Advisory Representative; and Non-exempt Advisory Representative.


Physical Facilities
Administration and Finance Committee

Committee Charge: The Physical Facilities Committee serves as an advisory body to the Vice President of Administration and Finance to plan the coordinated and integrated development and execution of all construction projects, including capital construction projects. The committee maintains a current database and status report of all capital construction projects, reviews projects from conceptual design to construction, provides budget development assistance for projects, provides recommendations for awarding contracts to contractors, and communicates with the Consulting Architect and Construction Manager to ensure projects are completed on time and within budget.

Chair:  TBA

Membership:

Faculty:
Arts and Sciences:
TBA
Business, Professional, and Technology Education: TBA

StaffAugust Alfonso, Charles Miller, Jim Robertson, Chris Tweddle, and Kelly White.

Administration Member: Vice President of Administration, Finance, Dr. Lee Sloan

Board Member:   Chair of the Board's Building and Grounds Committee, TBA


Safety
Instructional Committee

Committee Charge: Review, develop, and make recommendations regarding: (1) The institution’s safety, security, and emergency management policies and procedures; (2) Environmental and health-related issues; and (3) Functions and operations of the Office of Risk Management.

Past Chairperson: Alan Berecka

Chairperson:  Kelvin Jones

Membership:

Faculty:
Arts and Sciences:
Connie Gutierrez (2014); Dr. Randall Hinton (2014); Marivel Gonzales-Hernandez (2015); Dr. Laihua Sheng (2015); and Dr. Scott Hagarty (2016).
Business, Professional, and Technology Education:Louie Asuncion (2014); Donna Hamil (2014); Kelvin Jones (2014); Denise Rector (2014); Natalie Garza (2015); George Martin (2015); Duane Beadle (2016); and Stan Repka (2016).

Librarian:  TBA

StaffRepresentative from Safety Office; Representative from Physical Facilities, Charles Miller.

 

Environmental Management

Committee Mission Statement: Del Mar College’s Environmental Management Committee focuses on: waste reduction, resource conservation, recycling, energy efficiency, and environmental compliance. The goal is to educate and encourage the campus community to promote sustainable practices by: reusing, recycling, and reducing. This commitment supports the College’s mission to develop civic responsibility and qualities essential to good citizenship.

 

Chair:  Dr. Teresa Klein

 

Members:  Elda Garza , Dr. Paul Gottemoller, Marjorie Hoy, Dr. Teresa Klein, Roger Steinberg, and Mike Wood.

 

Ex-Officio Members: Chris Tweedle and Kelly White.

 


Technology
Administration and Finance Committee

Committee Charge: The rationale for the committee is to make recommendations to the College on how to implement Information Technology (IT) as outlined in Del Mar College’s adopted Strategic Technology Plan and Roadmap. The Committee will serve as liaison between the providers (Information Technology Services), the end-users (Academic and Support Staff), and Del Mar College’s Administration.

Chairperson:  Dr. David Abarca

Secretary: Dr. Veronica Pantoja

Membership:

Faculty:
Arts and Sciences:
Dr. Susie Crowson (2016) and Dr. Veronica Pantoja (2016).
Business, Professional, and Technology Education: Dr. David Abarca (2014); Dr. Phillip Davis (2014); David Hattox (2015); and William Simmons (2015).

StaffLibrarian Representative, Merry Bortz, and Information Technology Representative.


Web Advisory
Administration and Finance Committee

Committee Charge: Review College policy and procedures associated with the DMC web page; make recommendations to the College President regarding changes to policy, procedures, and security concerns; and other as may be identified by the Committee.

Co-chairs: Jay Knioum and Jessica Montalvo-Cummings

Membership:

Faculty:
Arts and Sciences:
TBA
Business, Professional, and Technology Education:       Dr. Larry Lee
Librarian:  Chris Tetzlaff-Belhasen

StaffInformation Technology Representative; Registrar Representative; and E-Learning Services Representative, Dr. Ann Thorn .


Wellness
Administration and Finance Committee

Committee Charge: Propose ideas and program initiatives to the Director of Human Resources, Equal Opportunity, and Affirmative Action on ways to enhance general employee wellness.

Past Chairperson: Alexander Heatherley

Chairperson:  Sylvia Wells

Secretary: Lisa Muilenburg

Membership:

Faculty:
Arts and Sciences:
Dr. Barbara Craig (2014); Richard Rupp (2014); Megan McKee (2015); Dr. Laihua Sheng (2015); and Dr. Derek Oden (2016).

Business, Professional, and Technology Education: Marian Tajchman (2015); Sonny Vela (2015); Alexander Heatherley (2016); and Sylvia Wells (2016).

Library:  Lisa Muilenburg (2016).

 

Distance Learning:  TBA

StaffHuman Resources Representative, Christina O. Canales.