Board Member Vacancy
The Board of Trustees is accepting letters of interest with statements of qualifications for appointment to fill a board vacancy created by the resignation of board member Carmen Avalos as of September 14. Avalos’ term ends November 2024.
Those interested in an appointment to the vacant trustee position may submit a letter of interest with statement of qualifications no later than 4:00 p.m. on Thursday, October 6, 2022. Documents may be sent directly to:
Dr. Jose Fierro, President/Superintendent
Cerritos Community College District
11110 Alondra Boulevard
Norwalk, California 90650-6298
While not required, candidates may also submit a letter of recommendation as a part of their application package.
Interested applicants must be a resident of the Cerritos Community College Trustee Area 2, which includes portions of the cities of South Gate, Downey, and Bellflower.
Letters of interest will be reviewed for the following characteristics: commitment to enhancement and further development of Cerritos College; familiarity with community; familiarity with college; commitment to higher education; enhancement of current board’s skills base; and added value that the candidate brings.
- Close window to accept letters of interest: Thursday, October 6
- Staff will notify at least three candidates of open interviews after Monday, October 10
- Board to consider approval of nominee: Wednesday, October 19 at 6:00 pm or 7:00 pm (TBD)
Contact for Questions:
Cerritos College President’s Office
(562) 860-2451 extension 2204