Dr. Kathie Welch will begin her eighth year as Assistant Superintendent/Vice President of Instruction of Cabrillo College in January of 2021. Kathie served as the HAWK Division Dean for ten years after being hired in 2000 as the Director of Allied Health. Kathie is a graduate of the Cabrillo Nursing Program. Prior to working at Cabrillo, Kathie taught Nursing at College of the Canyons in Santa Clarita, CA for 18 years. Kathie holds a BSN from the University of Oregon, a Master's Degree from the University of Oregon, and a PhD from the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). Kathie spent four years as the Secretary for the California Community Colleges Chief Instructional Officers Executive Board.