Search for California Community Colleges Chancellor 2022

The Board of Governors has embarked on a nationwide search for a new Chancellor to lead the California Community Colleges, the largest and most diverse system of higher education in the United States. The Board has identified a search committee of the Board to lead this search, and has selected Academic Search as the executive search firm. 

Timeline of Chancellor Search

  • July 25, 2022 - Announcement of Nationwide Search
  • July 28, 2022 - Release of Request for Proposals for Executive Search Firm
  • September 10, 2022 - Academic Search Selected to conduct chancellor search
  • September 12, 2022 - First Meeting of the Board of Governors Chancellor Search Committee. The agenda and recorded video are available to review.
  • October 5 - 21, 2022 - Listening sessions. See the full list of listening sessions.
  • October 28, 2022 - Release of Chancellor Search Profile
  • November 15, 2022 - Search Committee Meeting (Application Review, Closed Session)
  • December 8, 2022 - Search Application Deadline
  • December 13, 2022 - Search Committee Meeting (Semi-Finalist Selection, Closed Session)
  • January 6-7, 2023 - Search Committee Meeting (Semi-Finalist Interviews, Closed Session)
  • January 26-27, 2023 - Board of Governors Meeting (Finalist Interviews, Closed Session)
  • February 23, 2023 - Board of Governors meets to appoint the Chancellor

Board of Governors Chancellor Search Committee Meeting Information

Join Zoom Meeting

Or join the meeting by phone: (669) 900-6833
Meeting ID: 896 0516 9263
Passcode: 302656
Or iPhone one-tap: +16699006833,,89605169263#
International numbers are available online

Captions are provided during the webinar.

Physical Location

Chancellor's Office Building
Third Floor, Hub Conference Room
1102 Q Street
Sacramento, CA 95811


Chancellor Search Profile

The Board of Governors of the California Community Colleges announces its search for the next Chancellor. Additional detail about this exceptional opportunity is available in the position profile, including a full list of required and desired characteristics and how to apply.

View and Download the Profile

Input Survey

The California Community Colleges Chancellor's Office is seeking feedback for the creation of a position profile. Your time and input is valuable and appreciated.

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Chancellor Search Contact

California Community Colleges Board of Governors
1102 Q Street
Sacramento, CA 95811