Vice President of Academic Affairs and Student Learning

Academic Affairs and Student Learning encompasses the four Academic Divisions of the College. The Dean/Assistant Dean over each of these areas plays a vital role in the college’s overall dedication to student success.

Ms. Lisa Putnam, Interim Vice President of Academic Affairs

Dr. Carolyn Inouye, Dean, Math, Science, Health Ed, PE, and Athletics

Dr. Christina Tafoya, Dean, Career & Technical Education

Ms. Gail Warner, Assistant Dean, Fire Academy/Fire Technology

Dr. Art Sandford, Dean, Liberal Studies

Dr. Luis Gonzalez, Dean, Transitional Studies, Academic Support & Library Services 

The Office of Student Learning is responsible for creating the schedule of classes each semester, the Course Ccatalog each academic year, and for ensuring that all courses and programs created by the faculty and approved by the Board of Trustees are also approved by the state Chancellor’s Office as required by Title 5. Several key individuals work with the Vice President to complete these important tasks:

Ms. Laurie Nelson-Nusser, Senior Administrative Assistant, lnusser@vcccd.edu

Ms. Laura Anderson, Instructional Data Specialist, lmanderson@vcccd.edu

Ms. Blanca Barrios, Instructional Data Specialist, bbarrios@vcccd.edu

Ms. Shannon Davis, Articulation Officer, Articulation at Oxnard College

Ms. Ashley Chelonis, Instructional Technologist, achelonis@vcccd.edu

Ms. Janet Dawald, Technical Data Specialist, jdawald@vcccd.edu