District Consultation Council

About the Committee

Basis for Consultation Council

The Chancellor shall appoint a Consultation Council to assist in the solution of issues, formation of educational policies, and strategic planning.

Charge of the Council

Consultation Council is a collegial consultative body designed to serve the good of the District. The group facilitates timely, factual, and clear communication between constituents and the Chancellor as a means to help make informed District-wide decisions.

Duties of Members

Members of the Council fill a unique place in the District's structure. As members, they are the primary and most visible representative of their constituent groups. They set the standard for civility, candor, and accuracy in collegial discussion, within Council meetings and in their interactions with others in the college communities. Members are conduits of information to and from their respective groups. They should strive to understand and accept diverse points of view while attempting to reach a consensus to best serve the District as a whole.

Communication from the Chancellor



Role Name


Steven Bloomberg

Chief Financial Officer

Mike Giacomini

Vice Chancellor, Educational Services


Vice Chancellor, Human Resources

Abe Ali

President, Bakersfield College

Jerry Fliger

President, Cerro Coso Community College

Sean Hancock

President, Porterville College

Claudia Habib

President, KCCD Management Association

Bonita Steele




President, KCCD/CCA

Matt Crow

President, BC Academic Senate

Erica Menchaca

President, CCCC Academic Senate

Yvonne Mills

President, PC Academic Senate

Rebecca Baird




BC/DO CSEA President

Victor Crosthwaite

CCCC CSEA President

Tanner Barnett

PC CSEA President

Shauna Williams




President, BCSGA

Cindy Ceja

President, CCCCSGA

Fatima Chavez

President, PCSGA

Alicia Vargas