Committees and Dept Reps

Executive Council Officers

President: Adrienne Mitchell, Academic Learning Skills
Vice President at-Large: Russell Shitabata, Language, Literature and Communication
Vice President for Part-Time Faculty: Nancy Wood, ESL/ABSE
Vice President for Career Technical Faculty: Christina Howard
Vice President for Transfer Faculty: Lee Imonen, Arts
Vice President for Learning Advancement Wendy Simmons
Secretary, Paula Thonney (Interim)
Treasurer, Marge Helzer, Social Science


Committees are how the LCCEA gets its work done. Contact us if you have a concern or if you’d like to know how you can get involved.

Bargaining Team
Chair: Adrienne Mitchell (
Kelly Collins (
Russell Shitabata (
Nancy Wood (

Grievance Team
Chair: Russell Shitabata (                                                                          Joseph Colton (
Adrienne Mitchell (
Rosa Lopez (

Faculty Insurance Committee
Kelly Collins (
Susie Cousar (
Adrienne Mitchell (
Russell Shitabata (
Nancy Wood (

Faculty Workload Committee
Christina Howard (
Adrienne Mitchell (
Jim Salt (
Stephen Selph (
Mel Stark (

Chair: Anne McGrail (
Tracy Henninger-Willey (

Action Team
Co-Chairs: Wendy Simmons ( and Lee Imonen (

Membership Committee
Chair: Wendy Simmons (
Aryn Bartley (

John Groves (
Gerry Meegnaghan (
Adrienne Mitchell (
Nancy Wood (

Nominations and Elections Committee
Joseph Colton (
Joe Escobar (
Stacey Kiser (
Julie Pfaff (
Paula Thonney (

PAC Drive Chair
Annick Todd LaDouarec (

Legislative Action Committee                                           
Chair: Cybele Higgins (
Leonora Kent (
Alexandra Geddes (
Adrienne Mitchell

Peer Facilitation Team
Jessica Alvarado (
Anthony Hampton (

Faculty Step Advancement Committee
Chair: Brooke Taylor (

Faculty Professional Development Committee
Coordinator: Aryn Bartley (

Department Representatives        

Academic Learning Skills: John Groves and Steve McQuiddy

Academic Technology: Meggie Wright

ABSE: Kevin Young

Advanced Tech: Margaret Robertson

Art & Applied Design: Lee Imonen and Andy Salzman

Aviation Programs: Sean Parrish

Business: Chris Culver

CIT: Joseph Colton  Julie Lindsey

Co-op: Gerry Meenaghan

Counseling: Jessica Alvarado

Culinary & Hospitality: Joe McCully

ESL: Annick Todd-LeDouarec and Nancy Wood

Health & Physical Education: Sean Mondragon and Peggy Oberstaller,

Health Professions: Christina Howard

Language, Literature, Communication: Aryn Bartley , Tim Shaner and Jay Frasier

Library: Jen Ferro

Math: Steve Selph and Phil Moore

Media Arts: Mel Stark

Multicultural Center: Lori Tapahonso

Music, Dance / Theatre Arts: Hisao Watanabe

Nursing: Jeremy Kaufman

Science: Stacy Kiser and Joe Bowles

Social Science: Marge Helzer and Eric Kim

Student and Staff Health Center: Carly Policha