Dean's Executive Advisory Council

The Graduate School of Education Dean's Executive Advisory Council was formed in 2011 to enhance the liaison between the School and the academic, health and business communities.

The purpose of the Council is to serve in an advisory capacity, providing guidance and assistance with key subject matter expertise to the Dean in order to advance the School's overall commitment to excellence.


SteveBlumSteve Blum

Member, Board of Trustees
Ventura Community College


Ned Davis

Council Member
City of Westlake Village

CynthiaHCynthia Herrera, Ph.D.

Dean, Institutional Effectiveness and Grant Initiatives
Oxnard College

Photo of Thomas KissingerThomas Kissinger, Ed.D. '11

Assistant Superintendent, 
Instructional Services
Burbank Unified School District


DianneMcKayDianne McKay

Ventura Community
College District
Mustang Marketing


Colleen Robertson, Ed.D. '12Photo of Mrs. Colleen Robertson

Superintendent and Principal
Somis Union School District


Photo of Anne Roundy-HarterAnne Roundy-Harter, Ed.D. '10

GATE Coordinator 
Ventura Unified School District