Twenty-nine participants from five of California’s Northern/Central community college districts attended the GISS-Northern/Central California 2016 held March 17-18, 2016, at Solano Community College in Fairfield, California. Attending the two-day event were trustees, district chancellors, campus presidents and a vice president of student services.

Participating in the GISS to welcome the CEOs and trustees of Northern California’s community colleges was Dr. Larry Galizio, President and CEO for the Community College League of California, which provided financial support as well.

During the institute, participants reviewed California workforce education and skills gap profile and examined individual college’s scorecard data in addition to reviewing their board self-assessment and equity plans.

Participating colleges and districts included:

  • College of the Redwoods
  • Merced College
  • San Joaquin Delta College
  • Solano Community College
  • Yuba District
    • Yuba College
    • Woodland Community College