Board of Trustees

The Board of Trustees is the official elected body of the Mendocino-Lake Community College District.  Its primary role is to set the overall operating policies of the College District. The Superintendent/President, who is appointed by the Board of Trustees, carries out these policies. The seven Board members are elected for four year terms by registered voters in the various geographical trustee areas of the district. There is also one student member selected by the student body, who serves for one year and regularly participates in all meetings of the Board of Trustees. 

Board of Trustees Application - Trustee Area No. 5

There is an upcoming vacancy on the Board of Trustees of the Mendocino-Lake Community College District in Trustee Area No. 5. In order to be considered for appointment to the vacant position, all application materials must be received in the office of the Superintendent/President no later than 4:00 PM on Thursday, January 26, 2023. Please download the Trustee Application here. Questions regarding the position or the selection process may be directed to Mary Lamb, Executive Assistant to the Superintendent/President, at 468-3071.

TRUSTEE AREA NO. 1

Willits/Laytonville/Round Valley

Noel O'Neill

Email: nolga2@sbcglobal.net

Term: 2021-2024

TRUSTEE AREA NO. 2  

Ukiah

Xochilt Martinez - Clerk

Email:  xochilt1956@yahoo.com

Term:  2019 - 2022

TRUSTEE AREA NO. 3  

Calpella/Redwood Valley/Potter Valley

Marie L. Myers - Vice President

Email:  charleymarie@comcast.net

Term:  2021-2024

TRUSTEE AREA NO. 4  

Hopland/Boonville/Mendocino

Robert Jason Pinoli - President

Email: rjp@mcn.org

Term:  2021-2024

TRUSTEE AREA NO. 5  

Fort Bragg/Piercy

Philip (Ed) Nickerman

Email:  ejnickerman@gmail.com

Term:  2019 - 2022

TRUSTEE AREA NO. 6  

Upper Lake/Lucerne

John Tomkins

Email:  tomkjohn@mchsi.com

Term:  2019 - 2022

TRUSTEE AREA NO. 7  

Lakeport/Kelseyville

TeMashio Anderson

Email: dinepomo@gmail.com

Term: 2021-2024

 

 

 

Alex Corona

STUDENT TRUSTEE

Alejandro (Alex) Corona

Email: alejandro.corona@student.mendocino.edu 

Term:  2022 - 2023

 

 

 

 

             

SECRETARY TO THE BOARD:

Tim Karas
Superintendent/President
Mendocino College

Email:  tkaras@mendocino.edu

Telephone:  707.468.3071 

 

 

Board of Trustees Meetings and Agendas

The Board of Trustees typically meets on the second Wednesday of the month on the Ukiah campus Board Room, Room 1060, with the exception of the April, June and September meetings. The April meeting will be held at the North County Center, the June meeting will be held at the Lake Center and the September meeting will be held at the Coast Center.  Regular meetings are scheduled to begin at 4:00 p.m.  Click here for a full schedule of Governing Board meetings.