District Curriculum Committee (DCC)

​Elizabeth Atondo, District Curriculum Committee Chair, DAS 2nd Vice President
(818) 421-0969

​2017-2018 Meeting Dates

2017: July 21st (meeting cancelled), August 11th, September 8th, October 13th, November 17th, December 8th (cancelled)
2018: January 12th (location change to ESC Board Room), February 9th, March 9th location change to 6th floor large conference room), April 20th, May 11th, June 8th

All our meetings are on Fridays from 12:00 to 2:00 at the Educational Services Building, 770 Wilshire Blvd., in the Hearing Room on the 1st floor.  Parking has been reserved in the building for members.  Additionally, parking is available at the structure at 990 West 8th Street (southeast corner of 8th and Francisco St).  Parking validation will need to be obtained individually on the 6th floor.
2017-2018 Call in details: 1-888-450-4821   Passcode: 237960   *6 to Mute/Unmute your line
Per the DAS by-laws, the District Curriculum Committee (DCC) shall be a standing committee of the DAS.  It shall recommend policies, procedures and standards concerning curriculum planning and development, oversee the curriculum approval process, and make recommendations to the DAS on curriculum proposals, degree requirements, and inform the DAS of pending changes to District board rules and regulations, as well as state Ed. Code and Title 5 regulations.
The DCC shall be constituted as following:
  • The nine local college faculty chairs of the college curriculum committees.
  • The President and the 2nd Vice President of the DAS.
  • A faculty member representing the AFT.
  • An Academic Affairs Vice President from one of the nine colleges appointed by the District VPAAs (non-voting).
  • An Educational services representative (non-voting).
  • An Articulation Officer from one of the nine colleges appointed by the District Articulation Officers (non-voting).
The Committee shall be chaired by the 2nd Vice President of the DAS.  DCC recommendations shall be reported to the DAS Executive Committee and sent to the full DAS for approval at the next DAS meeting.
Members: April Pavlik, LACC Curriculum Chair; Steve Wardinski, ELAC Curriculum Chair; Elizabeth Colocho, LAHC Curriculum Chair; Carole Akl, Chair and Kelly Enos, Vice-Chair, LAMC; Margarita Pillado, LAPC Curriculum Chair; Naja Elkhoury, LASW Curriculum Chair; Alicia Rodriquez-Estrada, LATTC Curriculum Chair; Rebecca Frank, LAVC Curriculum Chair; Beraki Woldehaimanot, LAWC Curriculum Chair; Don Gauthier, DAS President; Elizabeth Atondo, DAS 2nd VP/Curriculum; Fernando Oleas, AFT; Karen Daar, Academic Affairs VP; Bobbi Kimble, ESC; Cathleen Rozadilla, District Articulation Officer Representative.

DCC Documents



Content Type
DCC_Minutes_2016-2017.pdfDCC_Minutes_2016-2017Document8/14/2017 11:14 AM
DCC_Minutes_2015-2016.pdfDCC_Minutes_2015-2016Document7/18/2016 12:30 PM
DCC_Minutes_2014-2015.pdfDCC_Minutes_2014-2015Document7/17/2015 2:46 PM
DCC_Minutes_2013-2014.pdfDCC_Minutes_2013-2014Document7/22/2014 10:24 AM
DCC_Minutes_2012-2013.pdfDCC_Minutes_2012-2013Document10/23/2013 11:46 AM
DCC_Minutes_2011-2012.pdfDCC_Minutes_2011-2012Document9/19/2013 3:32 PM
DCC_Minutes_2010-2011.pdfDCC_Minutes_2010-2011Document9/19/2013 3:22 PM
DCC_Minutes_2009-2010.pdfDCC_Minutes_2009-2010Document9/19/2013 3:12 PM
DCC_Minutes_2008-2009.pdfDCC_Minutes_2008-2009Document9/19/2013 2:58 PM
DCC_Minutes_2007-2008.pdfDCC_Minutes_2007-2008Document9/19/2013 3:01 PM