South Orange County California
Governing Board Member of the South Orange County Community College District. This encompases the entire southern geographical portion of Orange County. It includes two fabulous colleges -- Saddleback College in Mission Viejo, and Irvine Valley College in Irvine, and the Advanced Technology and Education Park in Tustin, and many educational sites throughout the district.
Marcia is a research biologist and a biology professor. She is a lifelong learner and attained her AA degree in Spanish at Saddleback College. She is a community college lover and belives in the community college mission of educating students for transfer education and career and technical education and lifelong learning. Saddleback and Irvine Valley Colleges are two of the highest ranked community colleges in the state. They are governed incredibly well and have no debt and no unfunded taxpayer liability while not clutting any classes or programs.