Dr. Deborah G. Blue retired as Chancellor Emerita from the State Center Community College District in July, 2015, after serving as a California Community College CEO and administrator for twenty-five years with the priority of student learning, success, and leadership development.  Dr. Blue’s prior administrative positions included: Vice Chancellor, Districtwide Planning and Educational Services... READ MORE
    Bernard Jefferson serves as the Associate Director at the Aerospace Corporation, Electronics and Power Systems Department. In this capacity, Bernard serves a multitude of government customers in the acquisition and delivery of multiple satellite assets as both an engineer and manager.  Bernard Jefferson started his professional career at United Technologies where he gained experience as an... READ MORE
    Jeri Marshall is an Outreach Specialist and Adjunct Faculty member at American River College. As an adjunct faculty member he teaches college success with an African American emphasis for the Umoja-Sakhu Learning Community.  Jeri has served as a youth minister with Faith Fellowship Community Church, South Sacramento Christian Center and has been instrumental in the church educational programs and... READ MORE
    Walter Robinson is the Associate Vice Chancellor for Enrollment Management at UC Davis, where he oversees Financial Aid and Scholarships, University Registrar, Enrollment Management Analytics, and Undergraduate Admissions. He has over thirty years of experience in admissions and student services at CSU Fresno, the University of Florida, UC Berkeley, and UC Davis. A staunch advocate for... READ MORE
    Garcel Zardes is an alumni student of the Project Success Program at El Camino College. Project Success is an Umoja Community affiliated program focused on the recruitment, retention, and success of African American students attending El Camino College. During his time in Project Success Garcel served as a math and science tutor, peer mentor, and student leader who spoke to government officials... READ MORE
    Andrew Washington is a current student of Fullerton College. During his time at Fullerton College, Andrew has served as a student ambassador for Campus Communications, student trustee for the North Orange Community College District, and vice president of the Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society. In addition, Andrew serves as a member of the Fullerton College Student Senate and campus Staff Development... READ MORE