The Speakers Directory is drawn primarily from keynote presenters at recent CCC conferences and other events. The Professional Learning Network and Chancellor’s Office are providing the Speakers Directory as an information source only and do not necessarily endorse or recommend the individuals listed below.

President, De Anza College Brian Murphy is the President of De Anza College. He is also the Distinguished Urban Fellow at the San Francisco Urban Institute (SFUI) at San Francisco State University (SFSU) and an Associate Professor of Political Science at SFSU. Murphy has served SFUI’s Executive ...Read more
Senior Executive Vice President of Professional Program Development, The NCHERM Group, LLC; Executive Director, NaBITA Brian Van Brunt joined The NCHERM Group as Senior Vice President for Professional Program Development in January of 2013. He is past-president of the American College Counseling ...Read more
Professor of Mathematics and Physics, Lake Tahoe Community College Bruce Armbrust is a professor of Mathematics and Physics at Lake Tahoe Community College. He received a Bachelors of the Arts from DePauw University and a Masters of Science degree from Colorado State University. Keynote, 2016 ...Read more
Assistant Professor of Education and Senior Research Fellow of the Office of the Vice Provost and Online Learning, Stanford's Graduate School of Education Dr. Candace Thille is an Assistant Professor of Education at Stanford’s Graduate School of Education and Senior Research Fellow for the Office ...Read more
Professor and Chair of Education Leadership and Policy Department, Portland State University Candyce Reynolds, PhD, is a professor and the chair of the Educational Leadership and Policy Department. She has an AB in psychology and social welfare from the University of California, Berkeley, and an MS ...Read more
Senior Vice President of Aslanian Market Research, EducationDynamics LLC Carol B. Aslanian is Senior Vice President of Aslanian Market Research at EducationDynamics. Until July 2009, she was President of Aslanian Group, which for many years was the leading independent provider of enrollment ...Read more
President, West Hills College Coalinga Carole Goldsmith was appointed President of West Hills College Coalinga on Jan. 1, 2013. She has been recognized on state and national levels as an expert on workforce development, contextualized learning, and career technical education and has spent more than ...Read more
Executive Director, Academic Services for the College of Integrative Sciences and Arts, Arizona State University Casey Self is Executive Director for Academic Services for the College of Integrative Sciences and Arts at Arizona State University. Casey’s current responsibilities at ASU include ...Read more
Executive Director and Principal Investigator, National CyberWatch Center Casey W. O'Brien is Executive Director and Principal Investigator of the National CyberWatch Center, a National Science Foundation-funded cybersecurity education consortium headquartered at Prince George’s Community College ...Read more
President, Vassar College Catharine Bond Hill became the tenth president of Vassar College in July 2006. Hill is a noted economist whose work focuses on higher education affordability and access, as well as on economic development and reform in Africa. Under Hill’s leadership, Vassar has reinstated ...Read more