POSITION: since 2005, President of San Diego Miramar College, a public institution in San Diego, California.
PREVIOUS: Served as Interim President, Sacramento City College; Vice President, Student Services, Sacramento City College; Vice President, Student Services, San Bernardino Valley College; Dean, Student Learning and Development, Moorpark College; Dean, Admissions and Records, Antelope Valley College.
AFFILIATIONS: Currently serving as the co-chair elected of the AACC President’s Academy Executive Committee (PAEC) and board member of National Coalition of Certification Centers (NC3); Community Based Education (COMBASE), Community College Baccalaureate Association (CCBA); National Asian Pacific Islanders Council (NAPIC), San Diego Maritime Museum; North San Diego Business Chamber; Hong Kong Business Association; San Diego Art Association. Member: AACC Commission on Global Education; ACE Network Revitalization and Engagement; San Diego Mayor’s API Advisory Committee; served as AACC PAEC Nomination Committee chair.
EDUCATION: Ed. D., Institutional Management in Higher Education with a specialization in Community College Administration, Pepperdine University; M.A., Guidance and Counseling, Wayne State University; B.A., Western Languages and Literature, National Chengchi University; Certificate, Harvard University Institute for Educational Management (IEM).
OTHER: Visiting Professor: 2104, Vocational College Leadership Seminar, Beijing, China; 2014, Hsiu Ping University of Technology, Taiwan, Rep. of China; 2015, Hainan Vocational College of Political Science and Law, Hainan, China. Awarded: 2006 Asian Heritage Award; 2008 Outstanding Educator; 2010 & 2016 Fulbright Scholars. Presentations: 2008-2017, Asilomar Leadership Conference, 2011& 2013-2017 American Association of Community Colleges (AACC) Annual Conference, 2013- 2017 Community College League of California (CCLC) Conference, 2016, Sustainability Education and Economic Development (SEED) Center Annual Conference, 2016, Pepperdine University Women Leadership in Higher Education Center Inaugural Conference, 2013-2017, Community College Baccalaureate Association (CCBA) Annual Conference, 2016 & 2017, President’s Academy.