President's Equity Council

Purpose: To design and implement an integrated equity program that brings together the various interests, activities, and mandates related to diversity. Equity is defined as 'freedom from bias or favoritism' in Webster's dictionary.

Scope: President's Equity Council is the umbrella committee that advances institutional equity at Chaffey College. The council works closely with other programs, services and committees concerned with equity and multi-cultural issues. The council addresses the recommendations of the accreditation team, legal mandates and staff concerns related to diversity, student equity issues and other issues related to affirmative action in addition to presenting suggestions to the Superintendent/President for review and action. The council is the oversight committee for the Student Equity Plan.

Reports to: Superintendent/President

Terms of office: Continuing

Chairpersons:  Alisha Rosas, management; vacant, faculty and vacant, classified.

Members: Adalberto Rodriguez; Alisha Rosas ; Amanda Admire ; Cindy Walker ; David Rentz; Julie Sanchez; Kevin Curwin; Krysten Audibert; Leta Ming; Leticia Romo; Manar Hijaz; Marlene Cianchetti; Nicole L. DeRose; Osmara Torreblanca; Patricia Bopko; Ray Austin; Raymond Cuellar; Rebecca Trawick; Sandra Collins; Sonia Torres; Stephanie Moya; Susan Hardie; Theresa Rees; Yolanda Friday; Yubel Svensson. 

Meeting day and time: Council meets from 1:30 to 3 p.m. one Friday per month via zoom unless otherwise noted.