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Lisa Yanover and Sally Baldwin Named 2020 McPherson Award Winners

From his vision and institutional leadership to his support of scholarships and encouragement for individual students, Napa Valley College Founding President Dr. Harry McPherson touched many lives. Each year, Napa Valley College awards the McPherson Distinguished Teaching Award to faculty members who are nominated for the honor by their peers, students, or community members for their commitment to excellence in education.

Chelsea Reilley Takes over as NVC Volleyball Head Coach

Chelsea Reilley looks at her job as the new head volleyball coach at Napa Valley College as a challenge in so many ways.

Board of Trustees – April 2020

At the April 23 Board of Trustees meeting, the Board approved the 2018-2019 District Audit Report. Dr. Kraft presented the 2019 State of the College report, a community-oriented annual publication intended to highlight some of the College’s accomplishments and celebrate our staff, faculty, students and community partners.

Robert Parker Named Outstanding CFO

Napa Valley College’s asst. superintendent/vice president Bob Parker was named one of the most outstanding CFOs in the North Bay by the North Bay Business Journal (NBBJ). After several months of gathering nominations and extensive review, the NBBJ selected Bob Parker as one of the Chief Financial Officers to be honored in the North Bay Business Journal’s (NBBJ) 2020 CFO Recognition Awards. He will be honored at a virtual awards event on Friday, August 28 from 10 to 11:30 am.

Board of Trustees – March 2020

At a special March 16 Board of Trustees meeting, the Board considered actions for the mitigation of the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on college operations and approved an Emergency Proclamation and Telecommuting Policy.