Administration

Academic Senate

 

Academic Senate Officers 2021-2022

Senate Representation 2021-2022

Department senators
Art (8 FT Faculty - 1 Senator) Mark Trujillo (Term Ending 2022)
Business (15 FT Faculty - 2 Senators) Aileen Huang (Term Ending 2024)
Sal Veas (Term Ending 2024)
Communications (16 FT Faculty - 2 Senators) Luis Andrade (Term Ending 2022)
Lauren Movius (Term Ending 2023)

Cosmetology (4 FT Faculty - 1 Senator) Samantha Manuel (Term Ending 2023)
Counseling (40 FT Faculty - 5 Senators)

Vincenta Arrizon (Term Ending 2023)
Beatriz Magallon (Term Ending 2024)
Estella Narrie (Term Ending 2022)
Olivia Vallejo (Term Ending 2024)
Alicia Villalpando (Term Ending 2023

 

CSIS (11 FT Faculty - 2 Senators)

Jinan Darwiche (Term Ending 2022)
Gina Jerry (Term Ending 2023)

Dance (6 FT Faculty - 1 Senator)

Mark Tomasic (Term Ending 2023)

Design Tech. (12 FT Faculty - 2 Senators)

Nicola Vruwink (Term Ending 2023)
OPEN (Term Ending 2024)

Earth Science (9 FT Faculty - 1 Senator)

Lisa Collins (Term Ending 2022)

Education/ECE (6 FT Faculty - 1 Senator)

Yiching Grace (Term Ending 2022)
Laura Manson (Term Ending 2022)

English (32 FT Faculty - 4 Senators)

Clay Barham (Term Ending 2024)
Jessica Krug (Term Ending 2022)
Lula Livanis (Term Ending 2022)
Angie Misaghi (Term Ending 2023)

ESL (5 FT Faculty - 1 Senator)

Sharon Allie (Term Ending 2023)

Health Sciences (5 FT Faculty - 1 Senator)

Fabiola Valcin-Lewis (Term Ending 2023)

History (6 FT Faculty - 1 Senator)

Sang Chi (Term Ending 2023)

Kinesiology/Athletics (4 FT Faculty - 1 Senator)

Matthew Hank (Term Ending 2023)

Library (2 FT Faculty - 1 Senator)

Roxana Cruz (Term Ending 2023)

Life Science (18 FT Faculty - 2 Senators)

Chris Grant (Term Ending 2023)
Alexandra Tower (Term Ending 2023)

Mathematics (29 FT Faculty - 3 Senators)

Andrew Nestler (Term Ending 2024)
Ebrahim Jahangard (Term Ending 2024)
William Konya (Term Ending 2023)

Modern Languages (9 FT Faculty - 1 Senator)

Jamie Thomas (Term Ending 2023)

Music (9 FT Faculty - 1 Senator)

Lin-San Chou (Term Ending 2023)

Philos./Soc. Sci. (18 FT Faculty - 2 Senators)

Christina Gabler (Term Ending 2022)
Eric Oifer (Term Ending 2024)

Photo-Fashion (7 FT Faculty - 1 Senator)

Ed Mangus (Term Ending 2024)

Physical Science (19 FT Faculty - 2 Senators)

Forouzan Faridian (Term Ending 2024)
Travis Pecorelli (Term Ending 2024)

Psychology (7 FT Faculty - 1 Senator)

Steph Anderson (Term Ending 2023)

Theater Arts (4 FT Faculty - 1 Senator)

Perviz Sawoski (Term Ending 2024)

Adjuncts-at-Large (11 Total serving 1 year terms)

Emily Arms
Natalie Bumbera
Ian Colmer
Robin Daniels
Bonnie Flores
Katlyn Greiner
Esmeralda Martinez
Domenic Piturro
Chau Tran

Faculty Association Liaison

Peter Morse

Senate Joint and Sub-Committees

Joint committees sub-committees
Career Education Adjunct
Curriculum Decolonizing the Academy
Distance Education Department Chairs
Environmental Affairs Elections & Rules
Global Citizenship Equity & Diversity
Information Services Finance
Institutional Effectiveness Legislative Action
Personnel Policies New Faculty
Professional Development Professional Ethics & Responsibilities
Program Review Social
Sabbaticals & Fellowships  
Student Affairs  
Student Instructional Support  

Other Senate Responsibilities

Honor Council – Greg Brookins

Student Relief Fund– Audra Wells

Participatory Governance Policy

Board Policy 2000, Article 2200, BP 2210:

"Santa Monica College is a community composed of students, faculty, staff, administration and the Board of Trustees who are committed to the implementation of the Participatory Governance Policy (AB 1725). The Board of Trustees honors the concept of participatory governance in all areas defined by State laws and regulations as policy of the Santa Monica Community College District while retaining its own rights and responsibilities as the ultimate authority.

The Board of Trustees has adopted the following participatory governance policies developed by the Academic Senate, Classified Staff, Associated Students, and Management Association."

For more information, read the Participatory Governance Policy adopted by the Board of Trustees.