Committee Members and Timeline

Committee Members

  • Louise Chernin, Board Chair, Search Committee Co-Chair
  • Rosa Peralta, Board Vice Chair, Search Committee Co-Chair
  • Bradley Lane, Central Interim President, Seattle Colleges President’s Representative
  • Earnest Phillips, Associate Vice Chancellor, Communications and Strategic Initiatives, Chancellor’s Executive Cabinet Representative
  • Rahim Rajan, Seattle Colleges Foundation/Gates Foundation, Foundation Representative
  • Naria Santa Lucia, Microsoft Philanthropies, Community Member
  • Gail Morris, Native American Education, Seattle Public Schools, Community Member
  • Belinda Tillman, Welcome Center, North Seattle College, Pro Staff Union Representative
  • Dawnelle Wilkie, Library Admin, Seattle Central College, WFSE Classified Representative
  • Alexis Burris, Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion (EDI) Navigator, South Seattle College, EDI Representative
  • Min To, Student, North Seattle College, Student Representative
  • Qimuge Xuren, Student, Seattle Central College, Student Representative
  • Charles Askew, Student, South Seattle College, Student Representative

Ex Offico Members

  • Scott Rixon, HR Director, Seattle Central College
  • D'Andre Fisher, Associate Vice Chancellor for EDI, Inclusion Advocate
  • Kevin Bowersox-Johnson, Executive Director of eLearning, Inclusion Advocate
  • Eric Vanhooser, Executive Assistant , HR, Search Committee Executive Assistant

Timeline (Dates subject to change.)

Action  Date
Chancellor Search Launched April 11, 2023
Application Deadline (Best Consideration) May 26, 2023
Search Committee Meets to Select Semifinalists  June 9, 2023
Semifinalists Interviews (Virtual) Weeks of June 20 and June 26, 2023
Finalists Visit Seattle Colleges Week of July 24, 2023