District Curriculum Committee (DCC)

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

2015-2016 Meeting Dates
July 17th, August 14th, September 11th, October 9th, November 13th, December 11th, January 8th, February 19th, March 11th, May 13th, June 10th

All our meetings are on Fridays from 1:00  to 3:30 at the Educational Services Building, 770 Wilshire Blvd., in the 7th floor conference room.  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.

2015-2016 Call in details: 1-888-450-4821   Passcode: 434255   *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; Daniel Keller, Chair and Farah Saddigh, Vice-Chair, LAHC; Carole Akl, Chair and Kelly Enos, Vice-Chair, LAMC; Margarita Pillado, LAPC Curriculum Chair; Naja Elkhoury, LASW Curriculum Chair; Alicia Rodriquez-Estrada, LATT Curriculum Chair; Rebecca Frank, LAVC Curriculum Chair; Jane Witucki, 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
Folder: DCC Resouce DocumentsDCC Resouce DocumentsFolder8/12/2015 10:52 AM
Folder: DCC Archived MinutesDCC Archived MinutesFolder5/12/2015 9:39 AM
Folder: DCC 2016-2017DCC 2016-2017Folder1/14/2016 9:27 AM
Folder: DCC 2015-2016DCC 2015-2016Folder6/17/2015 2:16 PM