Plenary Speakers

Plenary Speakers

Wednesday April 10, 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Dreams to Degrees: Magnifying Student Success

Alex Bernadotte, Founder and CEO, Beyond 12
Kim Mazzuca, President and CEO, 10,000 Degrees
James T. Minor, Assistant Vice Chancellor & Senior Strategist, California State University (CSU), Office of the Chancellor
Thursday April 11, 9:15 am – 10:15 am

Provocative Questions and Courageous Answers about Teaching, Learning, and Assessment - Is Higher Education Accomplishing what it Said it Would?

John Etchemendy, Professor of Philosophy and former Provost (2000-2017), Stanford University
Sharon B. Hamill, Professor of Developmental Psychology and Faculty Director, CSU Institute for Palliative Care at California State University, San Marcos
Natasha Jankowski, Director of the National Institute for Learning Outcomes Assessment and Research Assistant Professor, Department of Education Policy, Organization and Leadership, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
Jose F. Moreno, Associate Professor of Latino Education & Policy Studies, Chicano & Latino Studies Department, California State University, Long Beach
Kelly Wahl, Director of Statistical Analysis and Assessment Coordinator, Division of Undergraduate Education, University of California, Los Angeles
Friday April 12, 8:30 am – 9:30 am

Higher Education in California: Our Students and Our Future

Lande Ajose, Senior Policy Advisor for Higher Education, State of California, Governor Gavin Newsom