Learning & Instruction Team

Toro Team: Learning & Instruction during the Pandemic

Supporting the Emergency Operations Committee, Fall 2020

The Toro Team for Learning & Instruction advances the university's educational mission during the coronavirus pandemic. We advise faculty, staff, and campus leadership seeking to balance high quality learning with responsible public health and safety.

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Suggestions or questions about this committee can be directed to its chair, Ken O’Donnell, at kodonnell5@csudh.edu.


Patricia Arroyos

Ms. Patricia Arroyos

Administrative Support Coordinator
Office of the Provost, Academic Affairs

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Mr. Reza Boroon

Instructional Technology Services & Design/ATO

Heather Butler

Dr. Heather Butler

Professor of Psychology and Director, Transfer Student Experience and Career Readiness

Anne S. Choi

Dr. Anne Choi

Associate Professor of Interdisciplinary Studies and expert in online education

Daryl R. Evans

Mr. Daryl Evans

CBAPP Academic Advisor and Retention Analyst, and APC Union Steward

Rosa Heckenberg

Dr. Rosa Heckenberg

Interim Director
Toro Learning and Testing Center

Lawrence Kimaar

Mr. Larry Kimaara

Internal Controls & Interim Risk Management

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Mr. Sean James

Educational Opportunity Program, Student Affairs

La Tanya E. Skiffer

Dr. La Tanya Skiffer, Ph.D., J.D.

Professor of Criminology & Pre-Law Advisor, Sociology Department

Matthew Smith

Mr. Matthew Smith

Interim AVP for Student Life and Dean of Students

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Dr. Laura Talamante

Chair and Professor of History
Chair, Academic Senate

Monique Turner

Ms. Monique Turner

Non-Tenure Track Faculty Representative, Academic Senate