Executive and College Leadership

Executive Leadership Team


Mark Sanchez, Ed.D.
M.A., Ed.D., California State University, Fresno
B.A., Point Loma Nazarene University
A.A., Southwestern College

Assistant superintendent/Vice Presidents

Assistant Superintendent/Vice President, Business and Financial Affairs

Angela Alvarez Riggs, M.A.
Acting, Assistant Superintendent/Vice President, Human Resources
M.A., B.S. National University

Rachel Fischer, M.Ed.
Acting, Assistant Superintendent/Vice President, Student Affairs
M.Ed., Seattle University
B.A., Ohio University
B.A., Youngstown State University

Isabelle Saber, M.A.
Assistant Superintendent/Vice President for Academic Affairs
B.S., M.A. University of California, Los Angeles

College Leadership–Deans

Guillermo (Bill) Abasolo, J.D. 
Dean of Institutional Research & Planning
J.D., University of California, Berkeley

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

Rachel Fischer, M.Ed.
Dean, Student Services
B.A., Ohio University
B.A., Youngstown State University
M.Ed., Seattle University

Steven (Estifanos) Baissa, M.A.
Dean, School of Counseling and Student Support Programs
M.A. Sacramento State University

Dean, School of Language and Literature

Jennifer Lewis, M.S.
Dean, School of Continuing Education, and Workforce Development
B.A., San Diego State University
M.S., Azusa Pacific University 

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

Cynthia McGregor, Ph.D. 
Dean, School of Arts, Communication, and Social Sciences
B.M., Oberlin College
M.M., Ph.D.,  Northwestern University

Silvia Nadalet, Ed.D.
Dean, School of Mathematics, Science, and Engineering 
B.S., M.A., Ed.D., San Diego State University 

Christine Perri, M.A.
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

Jennifer Harper, M.A.
Interim Dean, School of Wellness, Exercise Science and Athletics 
B.A., University of California, San Diego
M.A., Azusa Pacific University

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