Robert Jones

Trustee Area 2

Robert Jones is Vice President Emeritus, California State University, Sacramento. His life-long commitment to California public higher education includes teaching American Government at San Mateo, Lassen and Shasta Community Colleges; Executive Dean at Cal State Dominguez Hills; Professor of Political Science and Assistant Dean of Students at CSU Chico; Director of Public Service for the University of California; and staff to California's Assembly Committee on Education. He has also served as a member of the Board of Directors for the Community College League of California. He completed undergraduate, graduate and advanced studies at UC Santa Barbara, Universidad Nacional de Mexico, San Francisco State University, Harvard and Contra Costa Community College. He has held professional positions with the Alaska Department of Fish and Game, The Los Angeles Olympic Organizing Committee, Peace Corps, US Office of Economic Opportunity and the International Association of University Presidents for which he was Treasurer. In the Sacramento Region he has been a trustee for the Sacramento Valley Conservancy and a member of the Capital Public Radio governing board. As a Los Rios Trustee he brings a collaborative and results oriented perspective to his responsibilities which have included President of the Board and currently a member of the Los Rios Foundation. He has a strong interest in workforce development, career education and the seamless transfer of community college students to California's colleges and universities.

Serves through 2018

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Includes Citrus Heights, Orangevale, Fair Oaks and a part of Carmichael.

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