College Planning Council

The College Planning Council (CPC) serves as an advisory group to the Superintendent/President on fiscal, policy, and planning issues. Membership includes representatives from the college's administration, faculty, classified staff, bargaining groups, and students.

Please see 2019-20 Calendar for dates and times of meetings. Meeting agendas and minutes can be found at


Helen Benjamin
Interim Superintendent/President (Chair)
Liz Auchincloss
President, California School Employees Association, Chapter 289 
Paul Bishop
Vice President, Information Technology
Cheryl Brown
Representative, Classified Staff
Jeanette Chian
Representative, Advancing Leadership Association
Robbie Fischer
Vice President, Academic Senate 
Barb Freeman
Representative, Advancing Leadership Association
Claudia Johnson Madrigal
Representative, Advancing Leadership Association

Katie Laris
Chair, Planning and Resource Committee

Lyndsay Maas
Vice President, Business Services
Alexandra Montes De Oca
President, Associated Student Government
Ruth Morales
Representative, Academic Senate
Melissa Moreno
Vice President, School of Extended Learning
Raeanne Napoleon
President-elect, Academic Senate
Pamela Ralston
Executive Vice President, Educational Programs

Regina Reese
Representative, Classified Staff
Z Reisz
Director, Institutional Assessment, Research, and Planning
Carmen Rivero
Representative, Faculty Association
Mary Saragosa
Representative, Classified Staff

Patricia Stark
President, Academic Senate 

Marcia Wade
Interim Vice President, Human Resources