Join us for April Virtual Meeting with our speaker Dr Saúl Jiménez-Sandoval Interim President- California State University, Fresno CA. Guests and non-members welcome!
We will email the Zoom link with the meeting agenda for this event the day before and the day of, so keep an eye out for the event Zoom link email. Please do not share the Zoom link with anyone that did not register, since this is a "registered only" FCWCC monthly meeting event.
Provided by our FCWCC Member - Jacqueline Pegorsh
Consultation with Put it Together Systems.
11:30am - 12:00pm Our Treasurer will virtually check-in all members/guests and “admit” you to the Zoom meeting. Make sure to “open” the participant window and chat window. We will have introduction time with all members/guests. Our President will call on each and every member/guest to unmute your mic, introduce yourself by telling everyone your first and last name, what company you are with and what service your company provides.
11:45am - 1:00pm: Program with Guest Speaker
Please register online by Monday, April 26th
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Interim President- California State University, Fresno CA
Bio of Speaker:
Interim President, California State University, Fresno
Saúl Jiménez-Sandoval has roots in Fowler, a city 15 minutes south of Fresno, and his commitment to the region and higher education form part of his personal mission to promote the region’s economic and cultural ascendency.
Dr. Jiménez-Sandoval has served as the Interim President of Fresno State since January of 2021 and previously served as Provost and Vice President of Academic Affairs and Dean of Arts and Humanities. Prior to his administrative appointments, Dr. Jiménez-Sandoval taught at Fresno State for almost 15 years. His area of expertise is Spanish and Portuguese poetry, and he has published on authors from Cuba, Mexico, Spain and Portugal.
Dr. Jiménez-Sandoval received dual B.A.s (cum laude), in History and in Spanish, from the University of California, Irvine. His M.A. and Ph.D. are in Spanish literatures, also from UC Irvine.
Dr. Jiménez-Sandoval’s leadership has been recognized in various ways. He serves on a number of boards, including the Mountain West Athletic Conference Board, University High (Fresno) Board of Directors and California Teaching Fellows Foundation. He received the Horizon Award’s Excellence in the Arts by the Fresno Art Council in 2019, was inducted into the Phi Kappa Phi honor society in 2016, and, as a faculty member, received the Provost’s Award for Graduate Teaching and Mentoring in 2012-13.
Dr. Jiménez-Sandoval is committed to the Central Valley region, and is proud that all of his academic career has been invested in promoting the enrichment of our students and region. With deep roots in the Valley and a strong connection to agriculture and the arts, he is committed to Fresno State and the valley community. He and his wife, Dr. Mariana Anagnostopoulos, happily make Fresno their home with their two sons, Arion and Leo.