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Siskiyou JCCD Announces Finalists for Superintendent / President Position and Open Forums

Following a national search, the Siskiyou Joint Community College District (SJCCD) and College of the Siskiyous announces three finalists have been chosen as candidates for the position of Superintendent/President.

Dr. Leslie Minor, Ph.D.

Dr. Leslie Minor, Ph.D.
Vice President of Instruction
Taft College

Dr. Leslie's Biography Information

View forum for Dr. Leslie Minor, Ph.D. at:

Submit feedback for Dr. Leslie Minor, Ph.D. at:

Mr. Mark Klever

Mr. Mark Klever
Interim Vice President of Academic Affairs
College of the Siskiyous

Mr. Klever's Biography Information

View forum for Mr. Mark Klever at:

Submit feedback for Mr. Mark Klever at:

Dr. Char Perlas, Ph.D.

Dr. Char Perlas, Ph.D.
Interim Superintendent / President
College of the Siskiyous

Dr. Perlas's Biography Information

View forum for Dr. Char Perlas, Ph.D. at:

Submit feedback for Dr. Char Perlas, Ph.D. at:

Open Forums

The finalists will participate in open forums (in-person) at College of the Siskiyous (Ford Theater) according to the following schedule. Forums will also be live-streamed (see links by candidate information). A recording of the open forums will be available for public viewing following the forums (see links by candidate information).

Candidate Date Time
Dr. Leslie Minor May 11, 2022 9:00 - 10:00 am
Mark Klever May 11, 2022 10:15 - 11:15 am
Dr. Char Perlas May 11, 2022 11:30 am – 12:30 pm

Ask the Finalists

Employees, students, and community members are encouraged to submit questions for the finalists prior to the open forums. Questions can be submitted through Submissions will be reviewed for equal employment opportunity appropriateness. Related or similar questions will be grouped together and asked as one question. Due to open forum time constraints, we cannot guarantee that all questions will be presented to the candidates. The deadline to submit questions is 5:00 pm on May 6, 2022.

Submit Finalist Feedback

Following the open forums, you can submit feedback about the finalists that will be shared with the Siskiyou JCCD Board of Trustees. Feedback can be submitted online through the link provided by the candidate information above. The deadline to submit feedback is May 11, 2022, 9:00 pm. Feedback submitted after the deadline will not be taken into consideration by the Siskiyou JCCD Board of Trustees.

Governing Board Decision

The Siskiyou JCCD Board of Trustees will make a final decision following the completion of all search processes and activities. The start date for the next Superintendent / President is expected to be July 2022.