Ventura College

Professional Development 


In ongoing support of and documentation for the accreditation process, the Ventura College Professional Development Coordination Council is committed to faculty and staff development by its activities and the coordination of those activities through the annual Professional Development Plan. The college values inclusive and diverse opportunities for professional development advancement.

Suggestions for professional development activities are welcome. In order to add information to this site or to make a suggestion for an activity, please contact a member of the Professional Development Coordination Council via the contact information below:


Contact Professional Development Coordination Council

Professional Development Coordination 

Council Co-Chairs

Felicia Torres
Classified Representative
Matthew Moore
Classified Representative
Faculty Representative
Faculty Representative

Faculty Travel Fund Chair

Maria Teresa (Gigi) Fiumerodo


Professional Development Coordinator

Oscar Rivera 805-652-7776 X52066


Administrative Lead of Professional Development (Spring 2022)

Jennifer Kalfsbeek-Goetz, Ph.D.