DCSS is responsible for the review and development of Board policies, administrative procedures and standard operating practices in the student support area prior to submission through Cabinet and the DCCC to the Chancellor and Board of Trustees. It may also serve as a body providing operational and procedural advice to Cabinet and the DCCC for issues that impact students Districtwide.
Members understand that they attend meetings to represent constituent groups at a College or the District Administrative Center. In this role, members formulate recommendations to the Chancellor through consultation and are responsible to serve as a conduit for information and the catalyst for discussion on topics raised at the District group and within the constituent group. These topics include, but are not limited to, the specific areas outlined in state law and regulation.
Chancellor Administrative Appointee
Committee Faculty Member (annually nominated from committee membership, rotates among the colleges with a term limit of two years)
Vice Chancellor, Institutional Effectiveness
Associate Vice Chancellor, Information Technology
Director, Software Applications and Development
Director, Public Affairs and Marketing
District Information Technology Representatives
Members from Each College:
Chief Student Services Officer
Dean (Student Services)
Associated Student Government Representative
Counseling Chair or designee
Academic Senate President or Instructional Faculty designee