Contra Costa College President VanderWoude Resigns

Press Release


MARTINEZ — The Governing Board of the Contra Costa Community College District (District) and Dr. Katrina VanderWoude have agreed that she will resign as Contra Costa College (CCC) President effective on August 14, 2019.  A resignation agreement was approved by the Board at a special meeting on August 14, 2019.

A committee of constituent leaders from CCC will be appointed to participate in a process to select an Interim President, and Mariles Magalong will continue as the college’s Acting President in the near term.   

“We want to thank Dr. VanderWoude for her leadership and contributions to the District,” said Chancellor Fred Wood.  “We wish her well in her future endeavors.”