Steering Committee

Membership Roster, August 2020

We welcome the California State University Steering Committee on Academic Preparation and Quantitative Reasoning (QR).

Chair of Committee:

  • Fred E. Wood, Interim Executive Vice-Chancellor

Committee Members:

Chair and Vice-Chair, Committee on Educational Policy, CSU Board of Trustees

  • Wenda Fong, Chair
  • Romey Sabalius, Vice Chair

State Superintendent of Public Instruction

  • Tony Thurmond, (Alma Barreras, Government Affairs Representative)

Higher Education Advisor, Governor’s Office

  • Lande Ajose, Senior Policy Advisor for Higher Education

President of the State Board of Education

  • Linda Darling-Hammond (Ilene Straus, Vice President)

Chair of the CSU Academic Senate

  • Robert Keith Collins

Chief Academic Officer, California Community College Chancellor’s Office

  • Marty Alvarado, Executive Vice Chancellor of Educational Services

CSU Student

  • Alondra Esquivel Garcia, California State Student Association (CSSA), Vice President of Systemwide Affairs and Vice President of Facilities and Services on the Associated Students Board of Directors, CSU San Francisco

Public School Superintendent

  • Mary Barlow, Superintendent, Kern County Office of Education

Senior Leader of a Community-Based Education Group

  • Christopher Nellum, Executive Director, Education Trust West