President, Clovis Community College
As President of Clovis Community College, Dr. Lori Bennett is responsible for leadership, budget oversight, and supervision of the newest California community college, serving over 9,000 students annually. Previously, Dr. Bennett served for three years as the executive vice president at Moorpark College as well as a dean of student learning, department chair, and business professor at Moorpark College. Dr. Bennett also taught at Tacoma Community College in Washington, and has over 10 years of business experience. She received her B.S. in Business from the University of Southern California, an M.B.A. in Marketing and Finance from the University of Chicago, and her Ed.D. in Educational Leadership and Policy Studies from California State University, Northridge.
The Governor’s Council for Post-Secondary Education envisions an integrated statewide system for post-secondary education that better serves California’s diverse students as part of a cradle-to-career educational continuum.