UPDATE: SELECTION COMPLETED

The Hartnell Community College District Governing Board on March 15 selected Michael Gutierrez, president of Sacramento City College, as the district’s new permanent superintendent/president, pending agreement on terms of his employment.

FINALISTS

The Hartnell Community College District (HCCD) Governing Board on March 2, 2022, announced three finalists for the position of Superintendent/President for the HCCD:

  • Michael Gutierrez, President of Sacramento City College
  • Dr. Brian Sanders, Vice President of Instruction for Columbia College (Sonora, Calif.)
  • Dr. Christopher Villa, most recently served as President of Portland (Ore.) Community College

 

open forums

The finalists introduced themselves to the college and the greater community during separate 45-minute open forums on March 11, 2022, on Hartnell's Main Campus, with an opportunity for attendees to submit questions and provide written feedback on each candidate. The forums were also shared via Zoom.

About the finalists

Each finalist has provided a personal biography, linked below their photographs.

Michael Gutierrez

Dr. Christopher Villa

Brian Sanders

 

     Michael Gutierrez                                                    Dr. Brian Sanders                                             Dr. Christopher Villa