Joshua Modlin

Joshua Modlin

Joshua Modlin is a seasoned professional with over two decades of experience in the fields of healthcare, education, and workforce development. As the senior director, Joshua has been instrumental in shaping the future of workforce development in California. FoundationCCC Highlights Joshua joined the FoundationCCC in 2015 and has led efforts to bring relevancy and real-world…

Gina Geck Jamerson

Gina Geck Jamerson

Gina’s team is  made up of 18 Guided Pathways Regional Coordinators and a senior program specialist. She leads the Regional Coordinators who provide tailored coaching to California’s 116 community colleges to meet local student and college needs in a timely manner, centering equity and racial justice and supporting the colleges in their implementation of the…

Claire Fisher

Claire Fisher

She leads the technology and data-driven AI efforts to enable the California Community Colleges and other higher education institutions to increase student access, persistence, and career placement.  Claire is a results-oriented and reliable business leader with equal commitment to operational excellence, business growth, and empathetic “people-first” methodologies. She is driven to help people build thriving…

Michael Quiaoit

Higher education has been a cornerstone of Michael’s life and career for over 20 years, built on his work as an equity warrior and a firm belief in the power of education to enhance an individual’s career mobility. In his role at FoundationCCC, Michael works to expand equity initiatives, particularly with our impact partners, to…

Sarah Billingsley

Sarah Billingsley

Her role is designed to provide strategic leadership, thought partnership, guidance, and support for a diverse variety of projects, including FoundationCCC’s important portfolio of Collaborative Impact Partners. Prior to joining FoundationCCC, Sarah served as the Chief of Staff to the President at California State University, Sacramento, where she took on the primary roles of thought…

Sienna Freeman

Charged with leading FoundationCCC’s Infrastructure Strategy department, Sienna assists the Infrastructure Leadership team in pinpointing routes to elevate operational excellence through strategic planning, project management, change management, and process improvement across FoundationCCC’s Infrastructure departments (Finance, Legal Operations, Human Resources, Office Operations, and Business Systems/IT), aiming to ensure the ongoing critical support of programs, services, and…

Saurabh Dwivedi

Saurabh Dwivedi

In this role, he leads a team accountable for business transformation and scale through process standardization, systems redesign, and enhancements. The team focuses on driving efficiency and effectiveness of business processes with customer centricity and data-driven approach at its core. Their objectives include simplification of systems and tools, improving efficiency of business processes and implementing…

LeAnn Fong-Batkin

LeAnn Fong-Batkin

LeAnn provides consultation and facilitation for the implementation of the California Cradle-to-Career Data System and other intersegmental data projects. She is passionate about data systems, equity for all students, intersegmental collaboration, and educational policy.  She brings years of experience to the FoundationCCC team, including program and project implementation, intersegmental relations, and state government knowledge. FoundationCCC…

Jodi Lewis

Jodi Lewis

In this role, she propels equitable student success through policy reform and implementation. She champions initiatives that advance the goals and commitments of the Vision for Success to improve students’ economic mobility and meet California’s needs. FoundationCCC Highlights Jodi joined FoundationCCC in 2018 to lead an initiative to expand credit for prior learning in California…

Jill Leufgen

Jill Leufgen

In this role for the Success Center, she focuses on advancing policies that support the economic and career mobility of California community college students. In this role, she provides research and evaluation, policy development, and strategic planning to support the California Community Colleges Chancellor’s Office. FoundationCCC Highlights With a decade’s experience in workforce and community…

Jennifer Keiper

Jennifer Keiper

Her oversight extends to sustaining core business lines, diversifying CollegeBuys’ portfolio, enhancing efficiencies, and leading compliance efforts. She champions the needs of 73 community college districts in contracting processes, while working with corporate and intersegmental partners to expand access and cost-savings for the entire educational system. She also oversees the program’s retail division, which provides…

Jeffrey Clary

Jeffrey Clary

In this role, Jeffrey guides FoundationCCC’s new climate-focused initiative, leveraging institutional strengths in workforce development and community impact to tackle climate challenges. He fosters partnerships across agencies, industries, tribal communities, and grassroots organizations, to address environmental justice, sustainability, and climate adaptation. Jeffrey’s vast experience in creating impactful partnerships and programs is instrumental to this role….