As a Mt SAC Governing Board member for 8 years, I have worked effectively with Mt. SAC’s teachers, administrators, students, other board members and citizens of the Mt. SAC District. As a professor at Rio Hondo College and University of Phoenix, I have a comprehensive understanding of the diverse educational needs of our community. I am committed to ensuring that Mt. SAC overcomes current economic challenges without impairing services to our students and our community. With your support, I will continue to ensure that Mt. SAC delivers affordable, superior programs to prepare students for success in their future careers. With your support, I will continue to serve you for the betterment of the community.
With your support, I will continue to represent you with the following commitment:
Student success — delivery of excellent education is the No. 1 priority.
Taxpayer’s watch dog — make sure taxpayer’s dollars are spent wisely.
Fiscal accountability — balance the college’s budget and maintain a healthy reserve for emergencies.
Positive working relations with college constituents.
Community advocacy — constructive partnerships with business organizations.
As a 26-year Mt. SAC District resident, I understand and share your concerns relating to our community. I have challenged myself daily to promote Mt. SAC in the community whenever and wherever possible, including participating in community events in the Mt. SAC District as a visible and vocal ambassador of Mt. San Antonio College. I have been a life-long community volunteer for the past 26 years.
My community activities include the following:
California Leadership Alliance for Student Success (CLASS Project)
Mt. SAC Project Participant Representative.
Founding Director: FORUS Foundation, Rowland USD, Former director: Mt.SAC Foundation, Presbyterian Intercommunity Hospital, Walnut/Diamond Bar Sheriff Booster Club, Walnut Valley Rotary Club Community Advisor: La Puente ROP.
I have received endorsements from many officials and community leaders. My endorsements include: Supervisor Don Knabe, Congressman Gary Miller, Senator Bob Huff, Assemblyman Curt Hagman. Mayors: Manuel Lozano, Walt Allen, Dave Perez, Curt Morris, Mary Su. City Councils: Monica Garcia, Steve Tye, Carol Herrera, Tom King, School Boards: Heidi Gallegos, Norman Hsu, Anita Perez, Larry Redinger, Robert Fuentes, Gilbert Garcia. Mt. SAC Board Members: Manuel Baca, Rosanne Bader, Fred Chyr.
I am committed to provide the residents of the Mt. SAC District and its neighboring areas with world-class, affordable and accessible learning opportunities. I am asking you for the opportunity to continue to serve you and the students of Mt. SAC.
Judy Chen Haggerty, J.D./Professor/Attorney at Law