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Student Success & Equity Committee

Commitee Charge

The SSEC is a committee of the College Council, and will make recommendations to that body regarding issues of student success and student equity. However, in accordance with YCCD Board Policy 7-8049, the SSEC will engage in collegial consultation with the MJC Academic Senate on any matters that are “rely primarily” or “mutually agree” areas.  The Committee is responsible for the planning, implementation, monitoring, evaluation, and effectiveness of the following: Student Success and Support Program, Student Equity Planning, Basic Skills Initiative.  The Committee will consider the implications and disseminate information regarding: AB86 Legislation (including Adult Education, Career Development and College Preparation [CDCP], Credit/Non-Credit coursework and vocational pathways.

Mini-Grants Now Available

Do you have an idea for closing equity gaps?  Need funding to make it happen?  The Student Success and Equity Committee (SSEC) recently approved a process for MJC faculty, staff and administrators to apply for funding up to $2,500 for equity-related projects.  These one-time funds are for projects that help close equity gaps for student populations identified in the MJC Student Equity Plan

Mini-grant applications (fillable PDF) should be emailed to Ashley Griffith, griffitha@mjc.eduPlease pay close attention to the funding restrictions for all expenditures of Student Equity funds.  Please call Ashley Griffith with any questions you may have.


Curtis Martin

Faculty Co-Chair, Academic Senate President,
History Faculty

James Todd
Vice President, Student Services

Jennifer Zellet

Vice President, Instruction

Ashley Griffith
Administration Co-Chair, Dean, Student Services 

Flerida Arias
Dean, Student Services

Jillian Daly
Dean, Literature and Language Arts

Laura Maki
Dean, Science, Math and Engineering  

Pedro Mendez
Dean, Career Technical Education

Jaisen Albor
ASMJC Representative

Pamela Crittenden
Counseling Faculty Member, General Counseling 

Jacqueline Faris
Basic Skills Faculty Member, Math

Elida Miranda-Zaragoza
Classified Staff, SSSP Program Specialist

Claudia Puebla
Counseling Faculty Member, Special Programs 

Daniel Schmidt
Basic Skills Faculty Member, English 

Al Smith
Instructional Faculty Member, General Education/Transfer, History 

Vickie Mulvaney-Trask
Director, Workforce Development, Career Technical Education

Chad Redwing
Professor, Humanities

Talitha Agan
Professor, History

Lavonna Routt
Financial Aid Technician, Student Financial Services


Nancy Carranza
ASMJC Student Representative

Nickolas Peralta
ASMJC Student Representative