Alliance Executive Committee

The Western Alliance of Community College Academic Leaders is governed by an executive committee comprised of 15 individuals, with one selected from the members’ official representatives in each state. This group has oversight responsibility for all of the activities of the Alliance. It meets face-to-face twice per year and conference call as needed. See guidelines about qualifications for serving on the Executive Committee.

Peter Pinney Alaska
Peter Pinney
University of Alaska Fairbanks
Paul Dale Arizona
Paul Dale
Maricopa Community Colleges
Jose Fierro California
Jose Fierro
California Community Colleges Chancellor's Office
William Tammone Colorado
William Tammone
Colorado Community College System
Pter Quigley Hawai'i
Peter Quigley
University of Hawaii Community Colleges
Lita A. Burns Idaho
Lita A. Burns
North Idaho College
John Cech Montana
John Cech
Montana University System
Barbara Buchanan Nevada
Barbara Buchanan
Truckee Meadows Community College
Douglas Murray New Mexico
Douglas Murray
New Mexico Military Institute
Kaylyn Bondy

North Dakota
Kaylyn Bondy
Williston State College

Tim Rogers Oregon
Tim Rogers
Chemeketa Community College
Michael Cartney South Dakota
Michael Cartney
Lake Area Technical Institute
Clifton Sanders Utah
Clifton Sanders
Salt Lake Community College
Jan Yoshiwara Washington
Jan Yoshiwara
Washington State Board for Community and Technical Colleges
Joe Schaffer Wyoming
Joe Schaffer
Laramie County Community College