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Previous Presidents & Chancellors

The College

PCC President

  • Dr. Oliver Lane, 1967-1969
  • Dr. Kenneth Harper, 1969-1972
  • Dr. Irwin Spector, 1972-1978
  • Donald Klaasen (Acting), 1978-1979
  • Dr. S. James Manilla, 1979-1988
  • Diego Navarrette, 1988-1989
  • Dr. Brenda Beckman (Acting), 1989-1990
  • Dr. Johnas Hockaday, 1990-1992

PCC Chancellor

  • Dr. Johnas Hockaday, 1992-1995
  • Dr. Robert Jensen, 1995-2003
  • Dr. Roy Flores, 2003-2012
  • Dr. Suzanne Miles (Interim), 2012-2013
  • Dr. Zelema Harris (Interim), 2013
  • Lee Lambert, 2013-present

     [From March 2009-May 2013, PCC Chancellors distributed a Chancellor's Report. 
      Access the archive.]

The Campuses

Campus Provost -  Campus President

Community Campus

  • James Gibson, 1976-1991
  • Jana Kooi, 1991-2009
  • Dr. Sylvia Lee, 2009-2011
  • Dr. Suzanne Miles, 2012
  • Dr. Lorraine Morales (Acting), 2012
  • Dr. Suzanne Miles, 2012-2013
  • Dr. Johnson Bia (Acting), 2013-present

Desert Vista

  • Edward Acuña, 1993-1997
  • Dr. Miguel Palacios, 1998-2004
  • Dr. Richard Duran, 2004-2007
  • Dr. Mary Vanis (Interim), 2007-2008
  • Dr. Christal Albrecht, 2008-2011
  • Dr. Johnson Bia, 2011-present

Downtown Campus

  • Robert Agrella, 1976-1978
  • Ralph Wahrer, 1978-1979
  • Robert Agrella, 1980-1986
  • Dr. Miguel Palacios, 1986-1998
  • Dr. Noelia Vela, 1998-2004
  • Dr. Johnson Bia, 2004-2011
  • Dr. Suzanne Miles, 2011
  • Dr. Luba Chliwniak, 2011-2013
  • Charlotte Fugett (Acting), 2013-present

East Campus

  • Dr. Wesley Soderquist, 197l4-1978
  • David Landsburg, 1978-1985
  • Carol Gorsuch (Acting), 1985
  • Dr. Brenda Beckman, 1985-1990
  • Dr. Paul Welsh (Acting), 1990-1991
  • Dr. Mary Lou Schmidt, 1991-1992
  • Dr. Wesley Soderquist, 1992-1998
  • Dr. Mary Retterer, 1998-2004
  • Dr. Raul Ramirez, 2004-2007
  • Charlotte Fugett, 2007-2012
  • Dr. Nancee Sorenson (Acting), 2012
  • Charlotte Fugett, 2012-present

Northwest Campus

  • Dr. Angela Zerdavis (Acting), 2001-2004
  • Dr. Anne Marie McCartan, 2004-2006
  • Dr. Sylvia Lee, 2006-2009
  • Jana Kooi, 2009-2011
  • Dr. Alex Kajstura, 2011-2013
  • Dr. Darla Zirbes (Acting), 2013-present

West Campus

  • Jack Fuller, 1977-1978
  • Ray Stith, 1978-1985
  • Dr. Wesley Soderquist, 1985-1991
  • Graham Smart, 1992-1999
  • Dr. Craig Washington, 1999-2001
  • Lucy Brajevich (Acting), 2001-2003
  • Dr. Louis Albert, 2003-present