Learning & Instruction Team

Learning & Instruction Team

Toro Team: Learning & Instruction during the Pandemic

Supporting the Emergency Operations Committee, Spring 2021

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

Have a question or comment. Drop us a line!

Suggestions or questions can be directed to committee co-chair Ken O’Donnell at kodonnell5@csudh.edu.


Ken O'Donnell

Mr. Ken O'Donnell, Committee Co-Chair

Vice Provost
Office of he Provost, Academic Affairs

Matthew Smith

Mr. Matthew Smith, Committee Co-Chair

AVP for Student Life and Dean of Students

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

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

Cindy Romero

Cindy Romero

Student Representative
ASI Elections Commissioner

Karla Rubi

Karla Rubi

Student Representative
President, Math Club

La Tanya E. Skiffer

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

Professor of Criminology & Pre-Law Advisor, Sociology Department

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Dr. Laura Talamante

Chair and Professor of History
Chair, Academic Senate

Rommel Tanglao

Mr. Rommel Tanglao

Student Representative
President, Kinesiology Student Association

Monique Turner

Ms. Monique Turner

Non-Tenure Track Faculty Representative, Academic Senate