Department Leadership Council (DLC)

The DLC is a standing committee of the Riverside City College Academic Senate (RCCAS), a strategic and operational input to the Teaching and Learning Leadership Council (TLLC) and the Resource Development and Administrative Services Leadership Council (RDAS), to the Senate, to the College administration, to the Riverside Community College Faculty Association (Association).

Meeting Dates and Times

  • Fall Semester: 2nd Thursdays of the month from 12:50 - 1:50 pm
  • Spring Semester: 4th Thursday of the month from 12:50 -1:50 pm

Constitution and Bylaws

The Departmental Leadership Committee shall be tasked with: 

  1. Facilitating communication among RCC’s 24 academic departments. 
  2. Facilitating open dialogue between chairs and the Administration on planning, policies, procedures, and other issues. 
  3. Improving consistency in interpretation and implementation of policies and procedures that impact the work of chairs. 
  4. Facilitating discussions regarding how our disciplines/ departments can best address matters of equity and inclusion. 
  5. Maintaining a repository for all of these best practices.
  6. Conducting an annual assessment that considers the effectiveness of the work of the DLC over the past year.
  7. Identifying key areas of focus for the upcoming year’s work. 


2022-23 Membership

Faculty Co-Chair: Kathleen Sell

Administrative Co-Chair: Lynn Wright

Department Department Chair
Applied Technology
Applied Technology
Art and Art History
Behavioral Sciences
BusAd/CIS/OfcAd (Co-Chair)
BusAd/CIS/OfcAd (Co-Chair)
Communication Studies
Counseling (Co-Chair)
Counseling (Co-Chair)
Early Childhood Education
English & Media Studies
English & Media Studies
English & Media Studies
Library/ Learning Resources (Co-Chair)
Library/ Learning Resources (Co-Chair)
Life Sciences
Mathematics (Co-Chair)
Mathematics (Co-Chair)
Nursing- CNA (Co-Chair)
Nursing- LVN (Co-Chair)
Nursing- RN (Co-Chair)
Perform. Arts/Music
Perform. Arts/Theater (Co-Chair)
Perform. Arts/Dance (Co-Chair)
Physical Science
World Languages

Agendas and Minutes

February 23, 2023 Agenda / Minutes
December 8, 2022 Agenda / Minutes
November 10, 2022 Agenda / Minutes
October 13, 2022 Agenda / Minutes
September 8, 2022 Agenda / Minutes