Trustee Area 3 Recruitment

Trustee Vacancy Recruitment

San José – Evergreen Community College District (SJECCD) is soliciting applications from members of the community to serve as an appointed member of the Board of Trustees until the next regularly scheduled election for governing board members, which will take place November 8, 2022.

The Board is responsible for the performance of San José City College, Evergreen Valley College, the Community College Center for Economic Mobility, and the San José – Evergreen Community College Extension at Milpitas, which combined serve nearly 30,000 students per year and provide vital educational services to the communities in the region.

The Board is seeking candidates who have the ability and time to fulfill the responsibilities of being a member of the Board, which include:

  • Participate fully in the work of the Board, which includes attending all Board meetings and key college events, studying and discussing policy issues, and participating in trustee education programs.
  • Be knowledgeable about the communities served by SJECCD and be willing to act on behalf and for the benefit of those communities.
  • Be committed to community colleges and their missions; understand educational, social, and economic policy issues.
  • Engage in balancing the needs of many diverse groups; be able to contribute to and build consensus.
  • Contribute to effective Board functioning and support the authority of the Board as a whole.
The Board of Trustees meets the second Tuesday of each month at 5:00 p.m. Additional meetings may be held each month as study sessions or as needed. Applicants must reside within Trustee Area 3, details of which can be found online.

Please contact the Chancellor’s Office to submit an application. Further information and application materials are available from Sherri Brusseau, Executive Administrative Assistant to the Chancellor’s Office and Board Services at (408) 270-6409 or via email

Applications are due no later than 12:00 p.m. on June 9, 2022. The Board will interview candidates on June 21, 2022 and anticipates it will make the provisional appointment on June 21, 2022.

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​Application Packet

Application packet available for download here.

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