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Administration

Superintendent/President
Steven M. Kinsella (2003)
B.S., Hawaii Pacific University; M.B.A., Southern Illinois University; C.P.A. (California), D.B.A., Golden Gate University

Vice President, Administrative Services
Joseph Keeler (1999)
B.S., Humboldt State University; M.S., Golden Gate University; C.P.A. (California)

Vice President, Instruction
Adrienne Akinsete (2006)
B.A., M.S., San Jose State University

Interim Vice President, Student Services and Dean, Student Services
John Pruitt (2005)
B.M.E., M.Ed., University of Oklahoma

Dean, Liberal Arts and Sciences
Frances Lozano (1995)
B.A., University of California, Berkeley; M.A., California State University, Fresno

Dean, Technical and Public Services
Sherrean Carr (1985)
B.A., University of California, Santa Barbara; M.A., San Jose State University

Director of Contract and Community Education
Terry Newman (2005)
B.A., Webster University in Business Administration

Director of Physical Education & Athletics
Ron Hannon (2001)
B.A., M.A., San Jose State University

Associate Dean, Community Development/Grants Management
Rachel Perez (1998)
B.A., M.A., San Jose State University

Associate Dean, Disabled Students’ Programs and Services
Frances Lopez (1996)
B.A., M.A., San Jose State University

Associate Dean, EOPS, CalWORKs & CARE
Anne Ratto (1999)
B.A., Sonoma State University; M.A., University of San Francisco

Executive Director, South Bay Regional Public Safety Training Consortium
René Trujillo Jr. (2001)
B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of Colorado, Boulder


Faculty

Abad-Cardinalli, Marilyn (1973) 408-848-4764
Fine Arts, Theatre Arts, Television
B.A., M.A., San Jose State University

Amaro, Debra (1999) 408-848-4841
Allied Health
BSN, San Jose State University; MSN, San Jose State University

Alster, Elaine (1977) 408-848-4861
Learning Disabilities
B.A., University of California, Santa Cruz; M.A., Santa Clara University

Auyeung, Shuk Chun (1989) 408-848-4809
Library
B.A., University of Hong Kong; M.S.L.S., Catholic University of America

Bedell, Kaye (1983) 408-848-4866
Nursing
R.N., Jefferson Medical College Hospital, Philadelphia, PA; B.S.N., California State University, Sacramento; M.S.N., University of California, San Francisco; F.N.P., University of California, Davis

Beede, Robert (2001) 408-848-4843
Digital Media
A.S., Cabrillo College; B.S., San Francisco State University; M.S., San Jose State University

Besson-Silvia, Denise (2001) 408-848-4831
Communication Studies
B.A., Stanislaus State University; M.A., San Jose State University

Brown, Cheryl S. (2001) 408-282-0334
Disabled Students’ Programs and Services/Career Prep/HOPE
A.A., West Valley College; B.A., San Jose State University; M.S.W., San Jose State University

Bumgarner, Marlene Anne (1985) 408-848-4805
Child Development, Social Science
A.A., College of San Mateo; B.A., San Diego State University; Elementary Teaching Credential for Life, California Commission on Teacher Credentialing & Licensing; M.A., San Jose State University; Ed.D., Nova Southeastern University

Campbell, Kathleen (2001) 408-846-4982
English as a Second Language
B.A., University of California, Riverside; M.A., San Jose State University

Candeleria, Xochi (2001) 408-846-4979
English
B.A., University of California, Berkeley; M.A., New York University

Clark, Dale (2000) 408-848-4836
Chemistry
B.S., California State University, Bakersfield; Ph.D., University of California, Santa Cruz

Connal, David T. (1980) 831-637-1151
Aviation
California Community College Life Credential; A&P License

Cribb, Gary D. (1993) 408-848-4853
Counseling, EOPS
A.A., San Jose City College; B.A., M.A., San Jose State University

Crook, Erin (2001) 408-846-4913
English
A.A., A.S., Cabrillo College; B.A., M.A., Stanford University

Dachkova, Elena (2001) 408-848-4708
Mathematics
B.S., M.S., Moscow Institute of Petrochemical and Gas Industry

Dodd, Susan (1976) 408-848-4893
Physical Education, Athletics
B.S., California State University, Chico; M.S., University of Bridgeport

Dresch, Marla (2001) 408-846-4915
Mathematics
B.S., California State University, Chico; M.A., University of California, Davis; M.S., California State University, Hayward

Dufresne-Reyes, Alice (1996) 408-848-4791
Health Nurse
A.A., A.S., Chaffey Community College, Alto Loma; B.S., Nursing, Sonoma State University; M.S., University of California, San Francisco

Dwyer, Marlene (1998) 408-848-4897
Mathematics
B.A., University of Santa Clara; M.S., San Jose State University

Eastman, Bruce (2000) 408-848-4741
Counseling, DSPS
B.A., University of Massachusetts, Amherst; M.Ed., University of Massachusetts, Amherst

Edberg, Jane (1998) 408-846-4946
Art, Photography
B.A., M.F.A., University of California, Davis

Ellis, David (1975) 408-848-4878
Adaptive Physical Education
B.S., San Jose State University

Flippen, Travis (1995) 831-637-1151
Aviation
California Community College Life Credential

Franklin, Lisa (1999) 408-848-4851
Disabled Students’ Programs and Services, WorkAbility 3
B.A., M.A., San Jose State University

Friedman, Mark (1987) 408-848-4832
Learning Disabilities
B.A., University of Buffalo; M.A., State University College at Buffalo

Halper, Leah (1990) 408-848-4846
History
B.A., Stanford University; M.A., New York University

Hernandez, Rose Mary (1980) 408-848-4890
Cosmetology
California Community College Life Credential

Hodge, Elizabeth M. (1997) 408-848-4888
Philosophy
B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of Cincinnati; ABD in Education, Fielding University

Howell, Joanne (1996) 408-848-4885
Distance Education Coordinator
A.A., Cabrillo Community College, Aptos; B.A., M.L.S., San Jose State University

Jukl, Hope (1998) 408-846-4947
Mathematics
B.A., Queens College; M.S., Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences at New York University

Juncker, Arthur L. (1980) 408-848-4882
Music
B.A., California State University, Sacramento; M.A., University of California, Davis

Klein, Debra Lynn (2005)
Anthropology
B.A., Brown University; M.A., UC Santa Cruz; Ph.D., UC Santa Cruz

Lango, John (2001) 408-848-4875
Physical Education, Athletics
B.S., San Jose State University; M.A., San Jose State University

Lawn, Beatriz Cofino (1997) 408-848-4844
English as a Second Language
J.D., Universidad Francisco Marroquin, Guatemala; M.A., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Lee, Russell (1996) 408-848-4881
Engineering, Mathematics, Physics
B.S., University of California, Santa Cruz; B.E., M.S., Dartmouth College

Lister, Thomas (1977) 408-848-4855
Counseling
B.A., California State University, Sacramento; M.S., Wright State University, Ed.D., University of South Dakota

Lockhart, Lynn (1996) 408-848-4886
Mathematics
B.S., University of California, Davis; M.A., San Jose State University

Luna, Enrique (1996) 408-848-4864
History
B.A., Psychology, California State University, Chico; M.A., History, California State University, Los Angeles

Machado, Maria (1992) 408-848-4867
Nursing
A.A., Liceu Nacional da Horta, Portugal; A.S., Gavilan College

Maringer-Cantu, Jane (1988) 408-848-4722
Disabled Students’ Programs and Services
B.S., Indiana University of Pennsylvania; M.S., San Jose State University

Marques, Albert (1996) 408-848-4794
Spanish
B.A., M.A., California State University, Fresno; Certificate of Spanish, University of Barcelona, Spain

Marquez, Celia (1991) 408-848-4807
Counseling, Puente
B.A., M.A., San Jose State University

McKenna, Mary (1979) 408-848-4870
Biological Sciences
B.S., California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo; M.S., University of California, Davis

Merrill, Tamara (1996) 408-842-0334
HOPE
A.A., De Anza College; B.A., San Diego State University; M.A., United States International
University, San Diego

Miller, Kendrick W. Jr. (1980) 408-848-4784
Business, Economics
B.S., M.B.A., M.S., University of California, Berkeley

Moeller, Lorence C. (1990) 408-848-4787
Grant Writer
B.S., Iowa State University; M.A., Chapman College, Los Angeles; Ph.D., Iowa State University

Olivas, Jesus (1985) 408-848-4826
Counseling
B.A., San Diego State University; M.A., University of San Diego; Ph.D., United States International University, San Diego

Peacock, Robert (1973) 408-848-4868
Computer Graphics & Design
B.A., M.A., San Jose State University

Perez, David (1999) 408-848-4842
Spanish
B.A., San Jose State University; M.A., California State University, Sacramento

Porcella, Alan (1974) 408-848-4845
English as a Second Language
A.A., Solano College; B.A., San Jose State University; M.A., San Francisco State University

Richards, Grant (1997) 408-848-4710
English
B.A., California State University, Chico, ; B.A., M.A., California State University, Sacramento

Robinson, Victor (2001) 408-848-4848
Computer Science and Information Systems
B.A., The Municipal University of Omaha; M.A., Central Michigan University; B.S., University of Wyoming

Rosette, Arturo (2000) 408-846-4974
Art
B.A., California State University, Stanislaus; M.F.A., California State University, Fullerton

Salvin, Christina (1998) 408-848-4830
English
B.A., University of California, Santa Cruz; M.A., San Jose State University

Sanidad, Mary Ann (2001) 408-846-4945
English as a Second Language
B.A., Saint Mary’s College; M.A., San Jose State University

Sato, Karen (1984) 831-637-8283
Disabled Students’ Programs and Services, HOPE
A.A., Gavilan College; B.A., M.A., San Francisco State University

Segal, Marietta (1979) 408-848-4824
Child Development
B.A., M.Ed., Ed.D., State University of New York at Buffalo

Smith, Kimberly (2001) 408-848-4889
English, Journalism
B.F.A., California Institute of the Arts; M.S., Columbia Universtiy

Smith, Steven (2001) 408-848-4879
Administration of Justice
Certificate of Completion, Gavilan College; A.A., Northwestern Michigan College; B.A., California State University, Sacramento

Stubblefield, Linda (2003) 408-848-4869
Alied Health (LVN)
B.S.N., University of Pennsylvania

Tenney, Leslie (2000) 408-846-4951
Counseling, ASB Advisor
B.A., University of Massachusetts, Amherst; M.A., San Jose State University

Turner, Susan (2004) 408-848-4874
Allied Health / Nursing / RN Program
BSN California State University, Bakersfield; MSN San Jose State University; FNP State University of New York at Stony Brook (SUNY); Full time tenured Gavilan faculty 1986-1991

Turetzky, Marc (1999) 408-848-4704
Political Science
B.A., M.A., San Diego State University; M.S., Florida State University; Ph.D., Florida State University

Van Tassel, Dennie (1998) 408-782-0863
Computer Science and Information Systems
A.A., El Camino Community College, Torrance; B.A., University of Southern California; M.A., California State University, Los Angeles

Venable, Ellen (2000) 408-846-4965
Computer Science and Information Systems
B.A., M.A., University of California, San Diego; B.S., University of California, Santa Cruz

Wagman, Ken (1990) 408-848-4808
Mathematics
B.A., M.A., University of California, Santa Cruz

Warren, Karen (1995) 408-848-4850
English
B.A., M.A., San Francisco State University

Wolowitz, Jason (2000) 408-848-4781
Accounting and Business
B.S., California State University, Long Beach; M.B.A., San Jose State University