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Diversity and Equal Employment Opportunity Advisory Committee (DEEOAC)

The Cerritos Community College District is committed to creating and maintaining an academic and work environment that is free of discrimination and sexual harassment. The Annual Notification provides each employee with information on the District policies and procedures regarding Nondiscrimination and Sexual Harassment, information resources, and persons to contact with questions and problems. This Annual Notification can be found on the College's Human Resources website and is listed below.

Please help us strengthen our diverse learning community for the betterment of all students, employees, and the public by immediately reporting any harassment or discrimination issues immediately.

Employment Selection Procedures:

Complete the Selection Committee Training online to become eligible for committee membership.
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Diversity and Equal Employment Opportunity Advisory Committee

Committee Members

(Quorum is 5)

Terms of Office:

The committee members, except ASCC representatives, will serve through one entire 6-year Accreditation
Three-year staggered terms not to exceed two consecutive terms for appointed positions when possible.  The ASCC representative will serve a one-year term.  Appointees with subject-area expertise may be requested from the representative groups.

Member Constituency Group Term
Dr. Adriana Flores-Church VP of HR/Assistant Superintendent -
Dr. Lauren Elan Helpser Director of DCTIX (non-voting) -
Dr. Elizabeth Miller ACCME 2019/2020 - 2021/2022 (1st Term)
Jamie Quiroz ACCME 2021/2022 - 2023/2024 (1st Term)
Erin Cole CCFF 2019/2020 - 2021/2022 (1st Term)
Karina Callejas CCFF 2022/2023 - 2024/2025 (1st Term)
Hugh Nguyen Confidential 2019/2020 - 2021/2022 (1st Term)
Amna Jara (AJ) CSEA 2019/2020 - 2021/2022 (1st Term)
Kathy Hogue CSEA 2021/2022 - 2023/2024 (1st Term)
Timothy Juntilla Faculty Senate 2018/2019 - 2020/2021 (1st Term)
2022/2023 - 2024/2025 (2nd Term)
Lydia Alvarez Faculty Senate 2019/2020 - 2021/2022 (1st Term)
Jayani Devkota and Amy Parker Students from ASCC

*2021/2022 (1st Term)

*ASCC representatives serve a one-year term.

On April 8, 2021, the DEEOAC hosted the 2021 Cerritos College Annual Diversity Awards event to celebrate the achievements of Cerritos College community members in the areas of diversity, equity, and inclusion.  A recording of the event is now available for viewing.

We congratulate the following 2021 Diversity Award recipients on their commitment to ensuring a safe and inclusive community for all constituents:

Award Recipient Award Title
Amy Holzgang Bravo Zulu Award
Erik Duane Bravo Zulu Award
Patricia Robbins-Smith Bridge to Equity Award
Don Mueller Community Engagement Award
Alan Andrade Cultural Ambassador Award
Michael Meadors Disability Inclusion Award
Chelena Fisher Impact Excellence Award
Shelia Hill Impact Excellence Award
Erin Cole LGBTQ+ Inclusion Award
Nikki Jones LGBTQ+ Inclusion Award
Lance Kayser LGBTQ+ Inclusion Award
Diana Madueno LGBTQ+ Inclusion Award
Don Mueller LGBTQ+ Inclusion Award
Johnny Wallace Student Advocacy Award
Irma Gorrocino UndocuAlly Diversity Award
Jamie Quiroz UndocuAlly Diversity Award

Agenda and Minutes

In April 2020, DEEOAC transitioned to BoardDocs to distribute committee meeting materials. Visit BoardDocs to view the latest meeting items.

Agenda and Minutes from Prior Years:

Policies and Procedures

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