OCCA Board

2020-21 OCCA Board of Directors

OCCA is governed by a 34-member Board of Directors which includes each president and one board member from each of the seventeen colleges. The board member representatives are chosen by their own local boards and they, with the presidents, elect the association’s Executive Committee to provide OCCA leadership each year.

Blue Mountain Community College

Board Member: Tony Turner

Acting President: John Fields

2400 NW Carden Ave.

Pendleton, OR 97801


Central Oregon Community College

Board Member: Alan Unger

President: Laurie Chesley

2600 NW College Way

Bend, OR 97703


Chemeketa Community College

Board Member: Ed Dodson

Salem Campus President: Jessica Howard

Yamhill Valley Campus President: 

Jim Eustrom

4000 Lancaster Dr. NE

Salem, OR 97305


Clackamas Community College

Board Member: Jane Reid

President: Tim Cook

19600 Molalla Ave.,

Oregon City, OR 97045


Clatsop Community College

Board Member:  Anne Teaford-Cantor

President: Chris Breitmeyer

1651 Lexington Ave.

Astoria, OR 97103



Columbia Gorge Community College

Board Member: Kim Morgan

President: Marta Cronin

400 East Scenic Drive

The Dalles, OR 97058



Klamath Community College

Board Member: Kate Marquez

President: Roberto Gutierrez

7390 South 6th St.

Klamath Falls, OR 97603



Lane Community College

Board Member: Melanie Muenzer 

President: Margaret Hamilton 

4000 East 30th Ave.

Eugene, OR 97405



Linn-Benton Community College

Board Member: Linda Modrell

President: Lisa Avery

6500 Pacific Blvd. SW

Albany, OR 97321



Mt. Hood Community College

Board Member: Diane McKeel

President: Lisa Skari

26000 SE Stark St.

Gresham, OR 97030



Oregon Coast Community College

Board Member: Richard Emery

President: Birgitte Ryslinge

400 SE College Way

South Beach, OR 97366



Portland Community College

Board Member: Michael Sonnleitner

District President: Mark Mitsui

PO Box 19000

Portland, OR 97280



Rogue Community College

Board Member: TBD

President: Cathy Kemper-Pelle

3345 Redwood Highway

Grants Pass, OR 97527



Southwestern Oregon Community College

Board Member: Susan Anderson

President: Patty Scott

1988 Newmark Ave.

Coos Bay, OR 97420



Tillamook Bay Community College

Board Member: Betsy McMahon

President: Ross Tomlin

4301 Third St.

Tillamook, OR 97141



Treasure Valley Community College

Board Member: Stephen Crow

President: Dana Young

650 College Blvd.

Ontario, OR 97914



Umpqua Community College

Board Member: Doris Lathrop

President: Deb Thatcher

1140 Umpqua College Rd.

Roseburg, OR 97470