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Administration

Superintendent/President
Steven M. Kinsella (2003)
B.S., Hawaii Pacific University; M.B.A., Southern Illinois University; C.P.A. (California), D.B.A., Golden Gate University

Vice President, Instruction
Kathleen Rose (2009)
B.A., SUNY Geneseo; M.Ed., University of Arizona; Ed.D., University of Arizona

Vice President, Student Services
John Pruitt (2005)
B.M.E., M.Ed., University of Oklahoma

Vice President, Administrative Services
Joseph Keeler (1999)
B.S., Humboldt State University; M.S., Golden Gate University; C.P.A. (California)

Dean, Career Technical Education
Sherrean Carr (1985)
B.A., University of California, Santa Barbara; M.A., San Jose State University

Dean, Liberal Arts and Sciences
Frances Lozano (1995)
B.A., University of California, Berkeley; M.A., California State University, Fresno

Dean, Physical Education & Athletics
Ron Hannon (2001)
B.A., M.A., San Jose State University

Director of Contract and Community Education
Terry Newman (2005)
B.A., Webster University in Business Administration

Associate Dean, Community Development/Grants Management
Rachel Perez (1998)
B.A., M.A., San Jose State University

Associate Dean, Disability Resource Center
Frances Lopez (1996)
B.A., M.A., San Jose State University

Associate Dean, EOPS, CalWORKs & CARE
Anne Ratto (1999)
B.A., Sonoma State University; M.A., University of San Francisco

Faculty

Abad-Cardinalli, Marilyn (1973)
Fine Arts, Theatre Arts, Television
B.A., M.A., San Jose State University

Amaro, Debra (1999)
Allied Health
BSN, San Jose State University; MSN, San Jose State University

Amirkhanian, Maria (2006)
Music
B.M., Komitas State Conservatory of Music, Yerevan, Armenia; M.A., California State University, Fresno; Ph.D., Tchaikovsky State Conservatory of Music, Moscow, Russia

Andrade, Neal (2006)
Head Baseball Coach, Physical Education Instructor
A.A., Gavilan Community College; B.S., Portland State University, Portland, OR; M.A., Nova Southeastern University, North Miami Beach, FL

Arteaga, Blanca (2007)
Counseling, EOPS, CalWORKs
A.A., Gavilan College; B.A., M.A., San Jose State University

Auyeung, Shuk Chun (1989)
Library
B.A., University of Hong Kong; M.S.L.S., Catholic University of America

Bedell, Kaye (1983)
Nursing
R.N., Jefferson Medical College Hospital, Philadelphia, PA; B.S.N., California State University, Sacramento; M.S.N., University of California, San Francisco; F.N.P., University of California, Davis

Beede, Robert (2001)
Digital Media
A.S., Cabrillo College; B.S., San Francisco State University; M.S., San Jose State University

Besson-Silvia, Denise (2001)
Communication Studies
B.A., Stanislaus State University; M.A., San Jose State University

Brown, Cheryl S. (2001)
Disabled Students’ Programs and Services/Career Prep/HOPE
A.A., West Valley College; B.A., San Jose State University; M.S.W., San Jose State University

Bumgarner, Marlene Anne (1985)
Child Development, Social Science
A.A., College of San Mateo; B.A., San Diego State University; Elementary Teaching Credential for Life, California Commission on Teacher Credentialing & Licensing; M.A., San Jose State University; Ed.D., Nova Southeastern University

Burgman, Lori (2008)
Disability Resource Center
A.A., Gavilan College; B.A., M.A., San Jose State University

Campbell, Kathleen (2001)
English as a Second Language
B.A., University of California, Riverside; M.A., San Jose State University

Cisneros, Nicole (2007)
English as a Second Language
B.A., University of the Pacific, Stockton, CA; M.A. TESOL, Monterey Institute of International
Studies; Language Program Administration Certificate, Monterey Institute of International
Studies, Monterey, CA; California Single Subject Teaching Credential (Spanish), Chapman
University, Monterey, CA

Clark, Dale (2000)
Chemistry
B.S., California State University, Bakersfield; Ph.D., University of California, Santa Cruz

Connal, David T. (1980)
Aviation
California Community College Life Credential; A&P License

Cribb, Gary D. (1993)
Counseling, EOPS
A.A., San Jose City College; B.A., M.A., San Jose State University

Crook, Erin (2001)
English
A.A., A.S., Cabrillo College; B.A., M.A., Stanford University

Dachkova, Elena (2001)
Mathematics
B.S., M.S., Moscow Institute of Petrochemical and Gas Industry

Dodd, Susan (1976)
Physical Education, Athletics
B.S., California State University, Chico; M.S., University of Bridgeport

Dresch, Marla (2001)
Mathematics
B.S., California State University, Chico; M.A., University of California, Davis; M.S., California State University, Hayward

Dufresne-Reyes, Alice (1996)
Health Nurse
A.A., A.S., Chaffey Community College, Alto Loma; B.S., Nursing, Sonoma State University; M.S., University of California, San Francisco

Edberg, Jane (1998)
Art, Photography
B.A., M.F.A., University of California, Davis

Ellis, David (1975)
Adaptive Physical Education
B.S., San Jose State University

Flippen, Travis (1995)
Aviation
California Community College Life Credential

Franklin, Lisa (1999)
Disabled Students’ Programs and Services, WorkAbility 3
B.A., M.A., San Jose State University

Garcia, Mari (2008)
EOPS
A.A., Hartnell Community College; B.A., California State University, Monterey Bay; M.A., San
Jose State University

Giacalone, Shelley (2007)
Communication Studies
B.A., University of California, Los Angeles; M.A., San Jose State University

Halper, Leah (1990)
History
B.A., Stanford University; M.A., New York University

Hernandez, Rose Mary (1980)
Cosmetology
California Community College Life Credential

Hodge, Elizabeth M. (1997)
Philosophy
B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of Cincinnati; ABD in Education, Fielding University

Hooper, Jessica (2006)
English
B.A., San Francisco State University; M.A., San Jose State University

Jukl, Hope (1998)
Mathematics
B.A., Queens College; M.S., Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences at New York University

Juncker, Arthur L. (1980)
Music
B.A., California State University, Sacramento; M.A., University of California, Davis

Klein, Debra Lynn (2005)
Anthropology
B.A., Brown University; M.A., UC Santa Cruz; Ph.D., UC Santa Cruz

Kramer, Kevin (2007)
Physical Education, Athletics
A.A., Chabot College; B.A., University of California, Santa Barbara; M.A., National University

Kreider, Robin (2007)
Sociology
B.A., University of California, Davis; M.S. Ph.D., Cornell University

Lango, John (2001)
Physical Education, Athletics
B.S., San Jose State University; M.A., San Jose State University

Lawn, Beatriz Cofino (1997)
English as a Second Language
J.D., Universidad Francisco Marroquin, Guatemala; M.A., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Lawrence, Sabrina (2008)
Distance Education Coordinator
A.A., Cabrillo Community College; B.A., California State University, Monterey Bay; M.A., San
Jose State University

Lawton-Haehl, John (2006)
Theatre Arts
B.A., University of California, Berkeley; Ph.D., University of California, Davis

Lee, Russell (1996)
Engineering, Mathematics, Physics
B.S., University of California, Santa Cruz; B.E., M.S., Dartmouth College

Lister, Thomas (1977)
Counseling
B.A., California State University, Sacramento; M.S., Wright State University, Ed.D., University of South Dakota

Lockhart, Lynn (1996)
Mathematics
B.S., University of California, Davis; M.A., San Jose State University

Luna, Enrique (1996)
History
B.A., Psychology, California State University, Chico; M.A., History, California State University, Los Angeles

Machado, Maria (1992)
Nursing
A.A., Liceu Nacional da Horta, Portugal; A.S., Gavilan College

Maringer-Cantu, Jane (1988)
Disabled Students’ Programs and Services
B.S., Indiana University of Pennsylvania; M.S., San Jose State University

Marques, Albert (1996)
Spanish
B.A., M.A., California State University, Fresno; Certificate of Spanish, University of Barcelona, Spain

Marquez, Celia (1991)
Counseling, Puente
B.A., M.A., San Jose State University

McKenna, Mary (1979)
Biological Sciences
B.S., California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo; M.S., University of California, Davis

Merrill, Tamara (1996)
HOPE
A.A., De Anza College; B.A., San Diego State University; M.A., United States International
University, San Diego

Moeller, Lorence C. (1990)
Grant Writer
B.S., Iowa State University; M.A., Chapman College, Los Angeles; Ph.D., Iowa State University

Morales, Rey (2004)
Biology
B.S., University of California, Davis; M.S., California State University, Hayward

Nari, Jennifer (2008)
Mathematics
B.A., University of California, Berkeley; M.A., University of California, Santa Cruz

Oler, Carlton (2006)
Psychology
B.A., San Francisco State University; M.S., California State University,
Hayward; Ph.D., University of Cincinnati, Licensed Psychologist, State of California

Olivas, Jesus (1985)
Counseling
B.A., San Diego State University; M.A., University of San Diego; Ph.D., United States International University, San Diego

Overson, Robert (2008)
Disability Resource Center
California Commission on Teacher Credentialing & Licensing (Mild/Moderate Disabilities and
Multiple Subjects) B.A., M.A., San Jose State University

Perez, David (1999)
Spanish
B.A., San Jose State University; M.A., California State University, Sacramento

Ramirez, Gilbert (2007)
Cosmetology
A.A., Gavilan Community College; B.S., San Jose State University

Richards, Grant (1997)
English
B.A., California State University, Chico, ; B.A., M.A., California State University, Sacramento

Rivera-Sharboneau, Rosa (1991)
Counseling
B.A., M.A., San Jose State University; Ed.D., University of LaVerne

Robinson, Victor (2001)
Computer Science and Information Systems
B.A., The Municipal University of Omaha; M.A., Central Michigan University; B.S., University of Wyoming

Rosette, Arturo (2000)
Art
B.A., California State University, Stanislaus; M.F.A., California State University, Fullerton;
Ed.D., Univerisity of California, Santa Cruz

Salvin, Christina (1998)
English
B.A., University of California, Santa Cruz; M.A., San Jose State University

Sandler, Scott (2007)
English
B.A., California State University Northridge; M.A., University of Southern Mississippi

Sanidad, Mary Ann (2001)
English as a Second Language
B.A., Saint Mary’s College; M.A., San Jose State University

Sato, Karen (1984)
Disabled Students’ Programs and Services, HOPE
A.A., Gavilan College; B.A., M.A., San Francisco State University

Smith, Kimberly (2001)
English, Journalism
B.F.A., California Institute of the Arts; M.S., Columbia Universtiy

Smith, Steven (2001)
Administration of Justice
Certificate of Completion, Gavilan College; A.A., Northwestern Michigan College; B.A., California State University, Sacramento

Stewart, Johanna
Counseling
B.A., St. Mary's College; M.A., San Jose State University

Stubblefield, Linda (2003)
Alied Health (LVN)
B.S.N., University of Pennsylvania

Tenney, Leslie (2000)
Counseling, ASB Advisor
B.A., University of Massachusetts, Amherst; M.A., San Jose State University

Turner, Susan (2004)
Allied Health / Nursing / RN Program
BSN California State University, Bakersfield; MSN San Jose State University; FNP State University of New York at Stony Brook (SUNY); Full time tenured Gavilan faculty 1986-1991

Turetzky, Marc (1999)
Political Science
B.A., M.A., San Diego State University; M.S., Florida State University; Ph.D., Florida State University

Van Tassel, Dennie (1998)
Computer Science and Information Systems
A.A., El Camino Community College, Torrance; B.A., University of Southern California; M.A., California State University, Los Angeles

Venable, Ellen (2000)
Computer Science and Information Systems
B.A., M.A., University of California, San Diego; B.S., University of California, Santa Cruz

Wagman, Ken (1990)
Mathematics
B.A., M.A., University of California, Santa Cruz

Warren, Karen (1995)
English
B.A., M.A., San Francisco State University

Wexler, Liana (2006)
English as a Second Language
B.A., California State University, Los Angeles; M.A., San Jose State University; TESOL
Certificate

Wolowitz, Jason (2000)
Accounting and Business
B.S., California State University, Long Beach; M.B.A., San Jose State University

Young, Dana (2006)
Library
B.A., University of Minnesota; M.L.S., Texas Woman's University