Welcome to the Institutional Effectiveness - Joint Committee, formerly the I/SLO Committee.

Scope & Functions


The Institutional Effectiveness Committee works with all district units to achieve and sustain proficiency in the formulation, assessment, and analyses of multiple effectiveness measures in order to inform the Program Review and Institutional Planning processes as well as aid in the preparation of periodic accreditation self-studies.


  • Coordinates policy and provides assistance to the Curriculum and Program Review Committees as well as all instructional departments and non-instructional and administrative units.

  • Ensures that these departments and units understand the importance of outcomes analysis and its role in the ongoing cycle of outcomes definition, assessment, and revision.

  • Sustains the infrastructure for reporting and collecting outcomes data.

  • Facilitates the linkage between the Office of Institutional Research and the planning process through the identification and analysis of institutional data such as student engagement, campus climate, and other surveys.

  • Reviews those parts of the annual Program Review Reports having to do with data-based evaluation of programs.

  • Make suggestions to DPAC especially in regard to the development and assessment of the College’s strategic initiatives.

  • Reviews institutional level outcomes data to inform program and institutional decision-making and planning

View the PDF FileCommittee's Calendar of Events.



  • Chair, Elisa Meyer: (310) 434-8513

  • Jamey Anderson

  • Vicenta Arrizon

  • Gail Edinger

  • Lesley Kawaguchi

  • Laura Manson


  • Vice Chair, Hannah Lawler: (310) 434-3472

  • Erica LeBlanc

  • Jennifer Merlic

Interested Party Members

  • Cyndi Bendezu

  • Melanie Bocanegra

  • Sherri Bradford

  • Edna Chavarry

  • Delores Raveling

  • Sal Veas

Meeting Dates/Times/Location

Time: Second and fourth Wednesdays of every month, 1:30 to 3:00 pm

Location: M104 (TheCenter)

Fall 2017  and Spring 2018

September 27, 2017PDF File Agenda
October 11, 2017Canceled
October 25, 2017PDF File Agenda
November 8, 2017
*In lieu of the meeting, the committee participated in the Research Roundtable. 
November 29, 2017PDF File Agenda
PDF File Minutes
December 13, 2017PDF File Agenda
PDF FileMinutes
February 28, 2018PDF File Agenda
PDF File Minutes
March 14, 2018PDF File Agenda
March 28, 2018PDF FileAgenda
April 4, 2018PDF FileAgenda
April 25, 2018PDF FileAgenda
May 9, 2018PDF FileAgenda
May 23, 2018

PDF FileAgenda


June 11, 2018​​PDF File Agenda

DPAC Annual Reports

Past Agendas, Minutes & Documents

Resources & Links

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