Board of Trustees

Yakima Valley College is governed by a five-member board of trustees consisting of citizens who reside throughout Community College District 16. Board members are appointed by the Governor.

Dr. Sara Cate, Chair
Dr. Sara Cate, ChairPhysician
Appointed 2015
Mr. Robert Ozuna, Vice Chair
Mr. Robert Ozuna, Vice ChairPresident/CEO, RGI Corp.
Appointed 2010
Ms. Rosalinda Mendoza
Ms. Rosalinda MendozaIndependent Consultant
Appointed 2013
Mr. Patrick Baldoz
Mr. Patrick BaldozExecutive Director/CEO of the South Central Workforce Council
Appointed 2016
Mr. Neil McClure
Mr. Neil McClureCEO, Firman Pollen Company
Appointed 2017

Board Meeting Schedule

Schedule of Study Sessions and Regular Meetings of the college’s governing board.

Date Time Location
2018
July 12, 2018 4:30 p.m. King Room, HUB, Yakima Campus – CANCELLED
August 9, 2018 4:30 p.m. King Room, HUB, Yakima Campus – CANCELLED
September 13, 2018 4:30 p.m. King Room, HUB, Yakima Campus
October 11, 2018 4:30 p.m. King Room, HUB, Yakima Campus
November 5, 2018 4:30 p.m. King Room, HUB, Yakima Campus – DATE Change
December 13, 2018 4:30 p.m. King Room, HUB, Yakima Campus – CANCELLED
2019
January 10, 2019 4:30 p.m. King Room, HUB, Yakima Campus
February 6, 2019 4:30 p.m. King Room, HUB, Yakima Campus
March 14, 2019 4:30 p.m. King Room, HUB, Yakima Campus
April 11, 2019 4:30 p.m. Library Meeting Room, Grandview Campus
May 9, 2019 4:30 p.m. King Room, HUB, Yakima Campus
June 13, 2019 4:30 p.m. King Room, HUB, Yakima Campus
July 11, 2019 4:30 p.m. King Room, HUB, Yakima Campus – CANCELLED
August 8, 2019 4:30 p.m. King Room, HUB, Yakima Campus – CANCELLED
September 12, 2019 4:30 p.m. King Room, HUB, Yakima Campus
October 10, 2019 4:30 p.m. King Room, HUB, Yakima Campus
November 6, 2019 4:30 p.m. King Room, HUB, Yakima Campus
December 12, 2019 4:30 p.m. King Room, HUB, Yakima Campus – CANCELLED

See Event Calendar for any Special Board Meetings scheduled.

Board Minutes

Board Actions

Copies of the presentations and additional meeting exhibits are availalbe for viewing in the president’s office.

Board Bylaws