OCCA Annual Conference

OCCA Annual Conference

November 2-4, 2022
Sunriver Resort, Sunriver, Oregon

Join us for the OCCA Annual Conference in Sunriver! Community college presidents, board members, administrators and other faculty/staff are encouraged to attend this great training and networking opportunity!

Sponsorship & Exhibitor Opportunities

The OCCA Annual Conference wouldn’t be possible without the generosity of sponsors and exhibitors. Click here for sponsorship & exhibitor opportunities.

Breakout Session Presentations

OCCA invites responses to a Request For Proposal for presentations at the OCCA Conference. Proposals are due September 9 and must utilize the form in the RFP. Click here for the Conference Presentation Proposal RFP and Submission Form.

Conference Agenda

The OCCA Annual Conference agenda will be released in Fall 2022. We look forward to bringing you a wonderful program!

Click here for the Conference Flyer

Howard Cherry Awards Banquet

The annual Howard Cherry Awards celebrate the contributions that local advocates, administrators and board members have made to the benefit of Oregon’s community colleges. The awards are named for the late Dr. Howard Cherry, a lifelong advocate for education and community involvement. Dr. Cherry was also a founding member of the Association of Community College Trustees (ACCT) and was a trustee of the American Association of Community & Junior Colleges.

The Howard Cherry Awards Banquet is included with OCCA Conference Registration (additional tickets also available), and takes place at 5:30-8:30 p.m. on Thursday, November 3, 2022. It also includes recognition of distinguished service awards for community college board members, as well as will honor the Oregon Presidents Council winner of the Cam Preus Award for Extraordinary Commitment to Community Colleges. Attire for the banquet is business professional or formal.

The 2022 Howard Cherry Award honorees will be announced in Fall 2022.