Meet the Board of Trustees
Click on the links in the box to the right to view Board documents such as agendas and minutes; photographs of Board members; and District Policies and Procedures.
The yearly calendar of Board meetings, along with other District documents, is posted below.
Contact the Board
A message may be sent to all members of the Board of Trustees by clicking on the following link:
A message can be sent to an individual Board member by clicking on the appropriate name:
Trustee Nick Heimlich - Trustee Area 4
Trustee Buck Polk - Trustee Area 3
Trustee Adrienne Grey - Trustee Area 6
Trustee Jack Lucas - 2014 Board President, Trustee Area 5
Trustee Robert Owens - 2014 Board Vice President, Trustee Area 2
Trustee Chad Walsh - Trustee Area 7
Trustee Karl Watanabe - Trustee Area 1
To determine the Trustee Area in which you reside, please contact the Santa Clara County Registrar of Voters' Office at 299-8639.
Click on the links below to view the following documents:
District Mission Statement
District Strategic Plan
Board of Trustees Meeting Schedule, 2014
Board of Trustees Goals, 2013-14
District Goals, 2013-14
Fiscal Year 2014-15 Final District Budget
The District's 2008 Organizational Review is available at:
About the District
Located in the heart of Silicon Valley, the West Valley-Mission Community College District has seven-member elected Board of Trustees and a dedicated staff that serve its two Colleges. West Valley College in Saratoga and Mission College in Santa Clara are on the cutting edge among higher education institutions in the Silicon Valley. Every semester, thousands of students enroll in courses at the Colleges or take online, off-campus, or non-credit courses and seminars offered through a variety of programs. These programs are aimed at meeting the training and retraining needs of the Silicon Valley community. Join us and build your future as we build the future of Silicon Valley, one student at a time.