Executive and College Leadership

Executive Leadership Team


Kindred Murillo, Ed.D.
A.A., Barstow College
B.S., University of Redlands
M.A., Ed.D., Pepperdine University

Vice Presidents

Tim Flood
Vice President for Business and Financial Affairs
A.A., Grossmont College
B.S., M.A., National University

Trinda Best
Vice President for Human Resources
B.S., University of La Verne
M.P.A., University of La Verne

Angelica L. Suarez, Ph.D.
Vice President for Student Affairs
A.A., East Los Angeles College
B.S., M.S., California State University, Long Beach
Ph.D., Loyola University Chicago

Renee Kilmer, Ph.D.
Interim Vice President for Academic Affairs
B.A., San Francisco State University
M.A., California State University, Sacramento
Ph.D., University of California, Riverside

College Leadership–Deans

Silvia Cornejo
Dean, Higher Education Centers at Otay Mesa and San Ysidro
B.A., M.A., University of San Diego

Malia Flood, Ph.D.
Dean, Student Services
B.A., San Diego State University
M.S., Ph.D., Syracuse University

Linda Gilstrap
Dean, Office of Institutional Effectiveness
B.A., United States International University
M.A., University of San Diego

Jonathan King, Ph.D.
Dean, School of Counseling and Student Support Programs
B.A., Morehouse College
M.A., International University of Japan
M.Ed., Harvard University
Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin

William Kinney
Acting Dean, School of Arts, Communication, and Social Services
B.A., San Diego State University
M.A., Azusa Pacific University

Joel Levine, Ed.D.
Dean, School of Language and Literature
B.A., Manhattan School of Music
M.Ed., Ed.D., Columbia University

Mia McClellan
Dean, Instructional Support Services 
A.A., Mira Costa College
B.A., San Diego State University
M.Ed., University of San Diego

Michael Odu, Ph.D.
Dean, School of Mathematics, Science, and Engineering
M.S., B.S., University of Central Florida
Ph.D., Florida Institute of Technology

Christine Perri
Dean, Higher Education Center at National City and Crown Cove Aquatic Center
A.A.S., City University of New York
B.S., M.A., New York University

James Spillers
Dean, School of Wellness, Exercise Science and Athletics
B.A., San Diego State University
M.S., Azusa Pacific University

Mink Stavenga, D.B.A.
Dean, Business and Technology
BSc, University of Kent at Canterbury, England
M.B.A., DBA, United States International University, San Diego

Dean, Workforce, AEBG and Continuing Education