Directors of Educational Technology / California Higher Education

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Current Board

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DET/CHE is governed by a board of directors following the organization’s by-laws. The board meets online monthly and in person prior to the annual conference. DET/CHE also holds an annual members’ meeting at the close of each annual conference. All positions listed below are voting board members except the last two. The first five positions listed below comprise the DET/CHE Executive Committee.

List of officers and board members during the early years (1985 – 1997).

Voting

Executive Committee

President

Rebecca Miller

Rebecca Miller

UC Berkeley Chief Administrative Officer/Chief of Staff

Treasurer

Thea Alvarado

Thea Alvarado

Pasadena City College Assistant Professor

President-Elect (VP) • Private Colleges/ Director at Large

Bob Smith

Bob Smith

Stanford University Director, Classroom Innovation

Immediate Past President

John Bansavich

John Bansavich

U. of San Francisco Director of Instructional Technology and Training

Secretary

Bryan Best

Bryan Best

University of La Verne Sr. Instructional Technologist

Voting

Board

Northern Regional Director

Aaron Zachmeier

Aaron Zachmeier

UC Santa Cruz Associate Director for Instructional Design and Development

Northern Regional Director

Jennifer Redd

Jennifer Redd

San Jose State University Director of eCampus

Southern Regional Director

Takiya Moore

Takiya Moore

CSU San Bernardino Senior Instructional Designer

Southern Regional Director

Hussam Kashou

Hussam Kashou

Long Beach City College Assoc. Dean, Online Learning & Educational Technology

Director at Large

Fabiola Torres

Fabiola Torres

Glendale College • @ONE Professor of Ethnic Studies / @ONE Facilitator

Director at Large

Briandy Walden • Associate Director

Briandy Walden

Associate Director Educational Technologies, Office of Information Technology

Non-Voting

Board

Corporate Sponsor Liaison

Nancy Cutler

Nancy Cutler

Santa Clara University Deputy CIO for Academic Technology Dec. 2021

Administrative Manager

Liesl Boswell

Liesl Boswell

California Community College Accessibility Center • Instructional Designer Accessibility Expert
RoleNameInstitutionJob TitleTerm Expires
PresidentRebecca MillerUC BerkeleyChief Administrative Officer/Chief of StaffDec. 2022
President-Elect (Vice President)•Private Colleges/ Director at LargeBob SmithStanford UniversityDirector, Classroom InnovationDec. 2022
Immediate Past-PresidentJohn BansavichU. of San FranciscoDirector of Instructional Technology and TrainingDec. 2021
TreasurerThea Alvarado Pasadena City CollegeAssistant ProfessorDec. 2022
Secretary Bryan BestUniversity of La VerneSr. Instructional TechnologistDec. 2021
Northern Regional DirectorAaron ZachmeierUC Santa CruzAssociate Director for Instructional Design and DevelopmentDec. 2021
Northern Regional Director Jennifer Redd San Jose State UniversityDirector of eCampusDec. 2022
Southern Regional Director Takiya MooreCSU San BernardinoSenior Instructional DesignerDec. 2021
Southern Regional DirectorHussam KashouLong Beach City CollegeAssoc. Dean, Online Learning & Educational TechnologyDec. 2021
Director at Large Briandy WaldenUniversity of California, Irvine
Associate Director, Educational Technologies, Office of Information TechnologyDec. 2022
Director at Large Fabiola TorresGlendale College / @ONEProfessor of Ethnic Studies / @ONE FacilitatorDec. 2021
Corporate Sponsor LiaisonNancy CutlerSanta Clara UniversityDeputy CIO for Academic TechnologyDec. 2021
Administrative ManagerLiesl BoswellCalifornia Community College Accessibility CenterInstructional Designer Accessibility ExpertDec. 2023

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