Announcing new staff at the ACCJC
I am pleased to announce that, with these additions to the ACCJC team, we achieve another key step in our quest to provide our members with outstanding service. As you will recognize from their brief biographical sketches, they each bring experience that is already proving valuable to the process-intense work of accreditation. I’m confident that you will enjoy getting to know them through their interactions with you.
Richard Winn, EdD
Gohar Momjian joined the staff in September 2017. Accreditation is the cornerstone of her 20+ years’ experience in higher education. As Associate Vice Chancellor of Institutional Development, and Accreditation Liaison Officer (ALO) for City College of San Francisco from July 2012 until June 2015, she helped to lead the College’s improvement processes. Most recently, she served as Interim Director of Operations at Cañada College. Prior to that, Momjian gained in-depth knowledge working with the WASC Senior College and University Commission as the ALO for the American University of Armenia. She holds a B.A. in Psychology with a specialization in Business Administration from UCLA, and an M.A. in International Education, Administration and Policy Analysis from Stanford University.
Steven Reynolds, Ed.D., began his service in 2017. He holds an Ed.D. in Higher Education Administration/Community College Leadership from the University of Texas at Austin, an M.A. in English from California State University Stanislaus, a B.S. in Organizational Behavior from the University of San Francisco, and an A.A. in Theater Arts from San Joaquin Delta College. Dr. Reynolds was an English Instructor at the College of the Siskiyous for eighteen years where he served as Accreditation Liaison Officer from 2001 to 2016. He has been an active volunteer with ACCJC since 2002, participating on eleven evaluation teams and serving as a Commissioner for one year before joining the team in the ACCJC office.
Amy McCleary joined the staff in September 2017 and provides administrative support to our President/CEO, and organizes the Board of Directors, Commissioner and special committee meetings. She has over 10 years supporting C-level executives in nonprofits, technology and media and holds a B.A. in English Literature from the University of Oregon.