Pasadena City College President Mark Rocha a Finalist for New York Job

By Gold, Lauren | Pasadena Star-News, June 16, 2014 | Go to article overview

Pasadena City College President Mark Rocha a Finalist for New York Job


Gold, Lauren, Pasadena Star-News


PASADENA» Pasadena City College President Mark Rocha is a finalist for a job at a community college in New York, according to published reports.

The embattled president, who elicited a "no confidence" vote from the students and faculty of the college last year following a controversial decision to cancel the winter quarter, is one of three candidates for a job as president of Kingsborough Community College in Brooklyn. The college is part of the City University of New York (CUNY) system.

According to the college's Facebook page, Rocha held a forum with students at Kingsborough on June 3. The page lists the other two finalists as Nassau Community College President Kenneth Saunders and interim President of Los Angeles Harbor College Farley Herzek.

Rocha was appointed president of PCC in 2010. In October, the PCC Board of Trustees voted unanimously to extend Rocha's contract through 2017 and raise his salary by $10,000 to $254,135 a year starting on July 1. The board is scheduled review his contract again on June 30 before the new salary goes into effect.

PCC Board President Anthony Fellow would not comment on Rocha's perspective job offer in New York other than to point to Rocha's existing contract.

"Mark's contract is in effect and you can see it online because it is public knowledge," Fellow said via email from Rome. …

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