LA Southwest College Building

District Budget Committee (DBC) Charter


The District Budget Committee (DBC) is the key budget committee for the district.

Committee Charge

  • Formulates recommendations to the Chancellor for budget planning policies consistent with the District Strategic Plan
  • Reviews the District budget and makes recommendations
    to the Chancellor for adoption or modification
  • Reviews District financial condition quarterly

Reports To: the Chancellor and all constituent groups 

Meets: Variable Wednesday, monthly, 1:30 - 3:30
Co-Chairs*:  College President and AFT Faculty Guild
or Academic Senate (alternating)

*Alternating two year terms, Even year for Presidents,
Odd year for AFT / Academic Senate Rep


  • 9 College Presidents
  • 6 Academic Senate Representatives
  • 6 AFT Faculty Guild Representatives
  • AFT Staff Guild Representative
  • Local 911 Teamster Representative
  • SEIU Local 99 Representative
  • Building and Construction Trades
  • Supervisors Representative- Local 721
  • Classified Management Representative
  • ASO Representative
  • Deputy Chancellor (Resource)
  • Vice Chancellor/Chief Financial Officer (Resource)
  • Budget Director (Resource)