Community College Committee

Committee Members

 
Chairperson
WILLIAM RAWLINGS

Area C
DENISE APUZZO

Area D
TINA JOHNSON

Area E
MANUEL PAYAN

Area F
KEVIN PALKKI

Area I
TOREY DUNN

Coordinator
ESPIE MEDELLIN


Purpose Statement

The Community College Committee represents the unique needs and interests of CSEA members who work at California’s more than 100 community colleges. Comprised entirely of community college classified employees, the committee researches and communicates the issues and concerns of community college members to the CSEA Board of Directors, serves as an advocate for these members and community colleges, and reaffirms the partnership and commonality of K-12, community college and county office of education members.

CSEA News

State Capitol

Tony Thurmond's bill signed into law, banning for-profit charters

For-profit charter schools will be illegal in California after legislation co-authored by Assemblymember Tony Thurmond was recently signed by the governor.
Tony Thurmond

CSEA supports Tony Thurmond in November Election

In the November Election, friend of classified employees and champion of public schools Tony Thurmond will face off against a charter school advocate with ties to Donald Trump’s Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos.
CSEA Shield

CSEA stands with members of UTLA

After members of United Teachers Los Angeles voted to authorize a strike if necessary, Association Ben Valdepeña issued a statement in support of UTLA members.
I'm In

Building strength through unity

CSEA has championed the rights of classified employees for nearly a century, transforming our members into respected partners of the education community. Today, we have a powerful, 91-percent membership rate and represent more than 240,000 employees throughout California, making us the largest classified school employee union in the nation.
Keith Pace

Congratulations to Keith Pace, CSEA's next Executive Director

Association President Ben Valdepeña announced at the CSEA Board Meeting on Saturday September 15, 2018 that Keith Pace will succeed Dave Low as CSEA Executive Director.
retirement

Are you thinking about retirement?

Regardless of your age, you should have a plan for your retirement. Even if you don't expect to retire for many years, it is never too early to begin planning for your retirement.