Carole Goldsmith (Chair)
President, Fresno City College
Dr. Carole Goldsmith has spent over 20 years in a variety of educational leadership roles, most recently as President of Fresno City College. She has been recognized on state and national levels as an expert on workforce development, contextualized learning, and career technical education. Dr. Goldsmith has extensive expertise in building collaboration among faculty and industry, workforce investment boards and postsecondary educational agencies in order to identify and provide opportunities for students to gain the necessary skills and knowledge for future employment in high demand fields. Dr. Goldsmith earned her Doctorate of Education from the Joint Doctorate program offered by California State University, Fresno and University of California, Davis.