North/Far North Regional Consortium

The governance structure and decision-making authority granted to the voting members of the NFNRC is under the purview of the regional community college presidents and district chancellors, and the structure and authority are outlined herein.  The governance structure was approved by the Voting Members at the regional consortium meeting on December 4, 2015 and will remain in effect until such time as the CEOs elect to change it.

Governance and Contacts








Consortia Voting Members

Frank Kobayashi, Dean, American River College,
Denise Adams, Dean, Butte College,
Erin Wall, Dean, College of the Redwoods,
Todd Scott, College of the Siskiyous,
Torence Powell, AVP, Cosumnes River College,
Derek Lerch, CIO, Feather River College,
Victoria Maryatt, Director, Folsom Lake College,
Brad Deeds, Dean Instruction, Lake Tahoe College,
Larry Buckley, VP Academic Services, Lassen College,
Dennis Aseltyne, Dean Applied Academics, Mendocino College,
Gabriel Meehan, AVP, Sacramento City,
Chelsea Hendershot Interim Dean, Shasta College,
Darlene Jackson, Director, Sierra College,
Ioanna Iatridis, Interim Dean, Woodland College,
Daren Otten, Dean Applied Academics, Yuba College,

Deputy Sector Navigators (North)
Steve Dicus, Advanced Manufacturing,
Carrie Peterson, Ag, Water & Environmental Tech,
Brooks Ohlson, Global Trade & Logistics,
Sue Hussey, Health,
TBD, ICT & Digital Media
Cornelius Brown, Small Business,

Deputy Sector Navigators (Far North)
Charlie Pooler, Advanced Manufacturing,
Heather Kelnhofer, Ag, Water & Environmental Tech.,
Angela Cordell, Global Trade & Logistics,
Trudy Old, Health,
Myron Curtis, ICT & Digital Media,
Rachelle Modena, Small Business,

Sector Navigators
Linda Zorn, Health,
Jose Anaya, Advanced Manufacturing,
Peter Davis, Advanced Transportation & Renewables,
Nancy Gutierrez, Ag, Water & Environmental Tech.,
Jim Caldwell, Energy, Construction & Utilities,
Jeffery Williamson, Global Trade & Logistics,
Stephen Wright, ICT & Digital Media,
Terri Quenzer, Life Sciences & Biotech,
Philip Sutton, Retail, Hospitality, Tourism,
Charles Eason, Small Business,
Terri Quenzer, Life Sicences/Biotech

NFN Coordinating Council
Tessa Miley, NFN Regional Co-Chair, Butte College,
Doug Houston, Chancellor, Yuba CCD,

William Duncan, President, Sierra College,
Linda Zorn, Sector Navigator Health, Butte College,
Joe Wyse, CIO, Shasta College,

Other Key Talent and Stakeholders
Tanya Meyer, Far North Region,
Teri Munger, North Region,
Orion Walker, Prop 39,

American River College
Butte College
Cosumnes River College
Feather River College
Folsom Lake College
Lake Tahoe Community College
Lassen Community College
Mendocino College
College of the Redwoods
Sacramento City College
Shasta College
Sierra College
College of the Siskiyous
Woodland Community College
Yuba College