• QEP Leadership Team (QLT)      


     QLT Minutes          QLT Contact Information 


     QLT Responsibilities include the following:   

    • Educating college personnel about the QEP and its importance to the college.    
    • Involving all the college community through a variety of means in identifying a QEP topic. (Complete)   
    • Ensuring campus buy-in for the QEP topic by keeping all college personnel informed of QLT progress.   
    • Making data driven decisions related to student learning, a key component of the QEP, to identify need for significant improvement in QEP topic.   
    • Develop a timeline to assure completion by July 2013. (Complete) 
    • Document the QEP development.   
    • Report Progress to the SACSCOC Leadership Team.   
    • Write a focused multi-year plan that enhances student learning, is documented in research and best practices, relates to CBC’s mission, is doable and has scalability. (Complete)  
    • Submit the completed plan for college-wide input and approval. (Complete)  
    • Finalize the QEP for submission to SACSCOC six weeks prior to On-Site Review (Fall 2013). (Complete) 
    • Review the progress of each of the QEP components and use the findings to update the QEP as needed. 


    THE QLT is composed of the following members.  Its makeup will change as the QEP topic is defined.     



    Amanda Barrera    

    QLT Chair (Reports to the Executive Dean of Student and Administrative Services)   

    Noemi Aguilar    

    Lead Contact for My Cougar Course (faculty member)    

     Angie Abrigo    Lead Advisor/Recruiter 
    Juanita Dominguez  Workforce Faculty 
    Charles Daniels  Workforce Faculty 
     Katryna Rincon  Administrative Assistant to the Executive Dean of Student Services (Ad hoc) 
    Dr. Beatriz Espinoza   President (Ad hoc) 

    Lupe Ganceres    

    Executive Dean of Student Services    

    Julia Garcia    

    Dean of Workforce Training    

    Katy Gifford   Academic Faculty 

    Mark Secord    

    Dean of Academics    

    Kayla D. Jones    

    Dual Enrollment Representative  

    Dr. Paula Kenney-Wallace 

    Executive Director of Institutional Effectiveness & Accreditation (Ad hoc)      

    Kelly Rea 

    Academic Faculty 

    Melanie Reeves  Workforce Faculty 

    Daniel Vernazza 

    President of the Faculty Senate 

    Dr. Kyle Wagner  Vice President of Instruction & Economic Development (Ad hoc) 


    If you are a member of the CBC college community and are interested in serving, please contact Heather Anderson at 361-354-2276 or at 

                                                          The QLT aligns with the SACSCOC requirement 3.3.2.