PUENTE Advisory Board Members
Fernando de Necochea
Southern California Edison (Retired)
Board of Trustees
Foothill-DeAnza Community College District Board
Senior Director, Policy and Practice
Career Ladders Project
Frances E. Contreras, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Education Studies
UC San Diego
Lupita Cortez Alcalá
Chief Deputy Superintendent
California Department of Education
Deputy Superintendent, Educational Services
Whittier Union High School District
Patricia Gándara, Ph.D.
Professor of Education
UC Los Angeles
Dr. Marsha Jaeger
Assistant Vice Chancellor for Educational Partnerships
Paul M. Loya, Partner
Atkinson, Andelson, Loya, Ruud, and Romo
José Moreno, Ed.D.
Associate Professor, Latino Education and Policy Studies
California State University, Long Beach
Robert J. Nava, J.D.
Vice President & Executive Director for Philanthropic Foundation
California State University, San Bernardino
Alice Perez, Ph.D.
Vice Chancellor of Academic Affairs
California Community Colleges Chancellor’s Office
Francisco C. Rodriguez, Ph.D.
Chancellor, Los Angeles Community College District