External Advisory Board

Members of the External Advisory Board to the Dean for the College of Education at San Diego State University are professionals in the San Diego community. Their expertise puts them in a good position to advise the Dean on how to best advance the mission and vision of the college. 

Name Title Organization Term
Charles Lu, Ph.D. Director, Office of Academic Support and Instructional Services University of California San Diego 2020-2021
Cynthia Dávalos, Ph.D. Chief of Staff, Office of the Vice Chancellor - Student Affairs UC San Diego 2019-2021
Alberto Ochoa, Ph.D.  Professor Emeritus  College of Education, SDSU 2019-2021
Julianna Barnes, Ed.D.  President Cuyamaca College  2019-2022
Francisco Escobedo, Ed.D Superintendent Chula Vista Elementary School District  2019-2022
Karen Janney, Ed.D. Superintendent  Sweetwater Union High School District  2019-2022
Lynn Sharpe-Underwood Adjunct Professor; Former Executive Director, City of San Diego Commission on Gang Prevention and Intervention Alliant University  2019-2022
Alethea Argullez Executive Director   First 5 Commission San Diego   2020-2023
Brent Crandal, Ph.D. Manager, Behavioral Health Services  Rady Children's Hospital  2020-2023
Rose Tagnesi  Director, Special Education   Grossmont Union High School District   2020-2023