Committee Charge: 

The Budget and Resource Committee (BRC) is an operational committee responsible for making recommendations to the College Planning Committee and the Ventura College Executive Team. The faculty Co-Chair of the BRC or designee serves as a member of the Accreditation Steering Advisory Group and makes a budget report to the College Planning Committee about Ventura College budget and resource activities. The BRC meets regularly to consider and recommend program review resource requests that support the goals of Ventura College and the District Educational Master Plans, performs usage analysis of College resources to support a sustainable budget, considers strategic and budget planning, accountability issues, social justice and equity, and analyzes total cost of ownership issues for Ventura College. The sub‐committees of the BRC are the Facilities Oversight Advisory Group and the Technology Advisory Group, which prepare reports and make recommendations to the BRC.

Meeting Times: 3rd Wednesday, 2:30 - 4:00 PM, MCW-312




Faculty (9)

  1. Mea Brink, Tri Chair
  2. Vanessa Chacon
  3. Sandra Melton
  4. Alex Kolesnik
  5. Emily Bartel
  6. Ned Mircetic or Brent Wilson
  7. Steve Paladino
  8. Maria Reyes Sanchez
  9. Dan Clark


  1. ASVC Director of Finance

 Classified (4):

  1. Erika Hurtado
  2. Eduardo Medrano
  3. Carol Smith
  4. Danielle Rodriguez
  5. Katheryn Solorio
  6. Carol Smith
  7. April Montes

  Classified Supervisors

  1. David Casas. Tri-Chair

 Administrators (2):

  1. Career Ed, Academic Dean - Felicia Duenas
  2. College Information Technology, Director - Grant Jones

 Non-Voting Members:

  1. Business & Admin. Services, Acting Vice President -James Zavas, Tri-Chair
  2. FM&O, Director - Jesse Sluder
  3. Institutional Effectiveness, Dean - Phillip Briggs
  4. Dean, Health, Kinesiology, Athletics & Perf. Arts - Vacant
  5. Deans, Student Services - Vacant
  6. Faculty - History, Colleen Coffey