The Next President
The president should be a unifying leader who can articulate a clear vision and inspire dedication to achieving the college's core mission and values; an innovative leader who seeks a long-term career in a dynamic setting; and an empathetic leader who is committed to academic excellence, student equity, and student success.
The next president of De Anza College must:
- Provide leadership in developing long range planning that will improve enrollment, financial stability, educational programs, student services and technology.
- Build consensus through consultation, collaboration and team work and an understanding of and commitment to participatory governance and the role faculty, administrators, classified professionals and students in college decision making.
- Serve as a leader who is highly visible and engaged on campus and in the community; who is accessible, approachable, open minded, honest; and who listens to