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Academic Senate


The Role of a Senator

Your senator performs the following duties as a member of the the Foothill Academic Senate:

  1. Votes on policies and procedures regarding academic and professional issues.
  2. Ratifies all faculty appointments to committees and task forces.
  3. Maintains constant oral and written communication with:
    - the division
    - the faculty at large
    - adminsitrative staff, the Board of Trustees,
      and the FA as requested by the President.
  4. Brings division's concerns to Executive Committee,
  5. Attends regular Executive Committee meetings which are held every other Monday from 2 to 4 p.m.
  6. Provides an alternate with proxy vote if the senator can not attend.
  7. Serves on a minimum of one major committee.
  8. Serves for a term of two years.

Senate Officers

Position Representative Phone Email
President Isaac Escoto
VP Curriculum Faculty Co-Chair Benjamin Armerding
Secretary Treasurer Katherine Shaefers


Division Senators

Segment Representative Phone Email
APPR Open    
BHS Sara Cooper


BHS Maureen Macdougall


BSS Natasha Mancuso


BSS Kathryn Maurer


CNSL Tracee Cunningham


CNSL Voltaire Villanueva


FA/Comm Jordan Fong


FA/Comm Hilary Gomes


KA Rita O’Loughlin


KA Don MacNeil


LA Amber La Piana


LA David McCormick


LIB Micaela Agyare


PSME Robert Cormia


PSME David Marasco


SRC Mimi Overton


PT Faculty Rep Mary Anne Sunseri


PT Faculty Rep Donna Frankel




Segment Representative Phone Email
VPI, Cabinet Kristy Lisle 7209
FA Rep Fall 2018 Sara Cooper
FA Rep Winter/Spring 2018 Open    
Prof Dev Coordinator Carolyn Holcroft 7943


Campus Center

Please contact me!

Isaac Escoto, Academic Senate President


Building 8300, Office 8317