Selection Process & Timeline


All applications and inquiries will be treated with strict confidence.

Search Timeline

  • August 23, 2021-October 11, 2021:  Accept applications from candidates
  • November 8 and 9, 2021:  Candidate interviews
  • Week of November 30, 2021:  Public forums with finalists
  • December 1, 2021:  Interviews with the Chancellor for finalists
  • December 14, 2021: Board of Trustees approve selected candidate
  • January, 2022:  New President begins work at West Hills College Lemoore


* * * Please note:  Dates subject to change as necessary * * *


Apply for President Position
For additional information, nominations, and confidential inquiries, please contact
Will Lewallen, Ph.D., Search Consultant
Community College Search Services

Joan Smith, Ed.D., Managing Partner,
Community College Search Services

Becky Cazares, Director of Human Resources
(559) 934-2159 or

West Hills Community College District is an equal opportunity employer and encourages candidates from diverse backgrounds to apply.