The Office of Instruction consists of eight deans. The goal of the Office of Instruction is to encourage and empower faculty and students to engage in successful teaching and learning.

Organizational Chart

Instructional Deans

Douglas Kain
Dean of Instruction- Science, Math, Engineering
(209) 384-6344,

Travis Hicks
Acting Dean of Instruction- Communications Studies, Foreign Languages, Humanities, English, Liberal Studies
(209) 384-6489,

Bryan Tassey
Dean of Instruction- Agriculture, Industrial Technology, Accounting, Computers, Management,  Nutrition
(209) 384-6367,

Sylvia Ruano
Dean of Instruction- Child Development, Health, Kinesiology, Athletics, Nursing, Public Safety, Radiologic Technology
(209) 386-6730,

John Albano
Dean of Instruction- Anthropology, Art, Drama, Economics, Geography, History, Music, Political Science, Psychology, Sociology, Theater
(209) 386-6777,

Marie Bruley
Acting Dean of Instruction- Learning Resource Center, Distance Education, Inmate Education
(209) 381-6082,

Jessica Moran
Dean of Instruction- Los Banos Campus
(209) 381-6410,

Caroline Dawson
Acting Dean of Instruction- Business, Adult Education, Noncredit and Workforce Development
(209) 381-6477,
Business Resource Center


Vincent Roos
Workplace Learning Resource Center Director
(209) 386-6734,

Autumn Gardia
Director of Special Projects and Grants

(209) 381-6580,