Black, Indigenous and People of Color Committee


The goal of the Black, Indigenous and People of Color Committee is to build structures that will increase the number of full-time & part-time faculty of color in California Community Colleges and FACCC while increasing the representation and participation of faculty of color in the decision-making processes at the state and local levels. Committee member should have:

  • Commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion
  • Interest in supporting development professional development events
  • Desire to mentor diverse faculty from across the state

Committee Members

Nicky Gonzalez Yuen, Foothill College - Chair

Francis Howard, Laney College

Maria Estrada, Santa Ana College

Natalina Monteiro, East Los Angeles College 

Robin Daniels, Santa Monica College

Rocio Diaz, El Camino College

Thomas Carrasco, Santa Barbara City College

Mzilikazi Kone, College of the Desert


Meeting Notes

April 12, 2024 

February 15, 2024

October 16, 2023

March 10, 2023