President Finalist Forums
Jun 10, 2019 11:00 am

San Joaquin Delta College's Board of Trustees has named Dr. Omid Pourzanjani and Brenda Thames as the final two candidates in the search for the District's next Superintendent/President. On June 10, the campus community is invited to attend the President Finalist forums for an opportunity to learn more about each candidate. Forums will take place in the Tillie Lewis Theatre. Doors open at 10:30 a.m., with Thames speaking at 11 a.m. and Dr. Pourzanjani speaking at 12 p.m.

You can also watch the forums live steam via Zoom

Meet the Candidates  About the Presidential Search


Frequently Asked Questions about President Finalist Forums

Will the event be recorded and/or live streamed?

The event will be live streamed via Zoom. You can access it at 

What will the process be to submit questions to be asked during the forums?

Index cards will be available at the forums to submit questions before each forum and during each forum. Questions may also be submitted using our online form or via email to Questions submitted by email must be received no later than June 7 at 5:00 pm.

What will the process be to submit comments after the forums?

Comment forms will be available at the forums. Attendees can complete the comment forms and put them in a drop box that will be available at the forums. The comment forms may also be downloaded from the College’s webpage the day of the forum. Those who view the forums via live stream and wish to provide comments may submit their comment forms using our online comment form. Comment forms must be received within 30 minutes after the completion of the forums.

Who will ask the questions?

The College's consultant, Dr. Ben Duran, will ask the questions.

Will each candidate be asked the same set of questions?

Many of the questions will be the same.

What time will the forums happen on June 10?

Doors open at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, June 10. Brenda Thames will speak at 11 a.m. and Dr. Omid Pourzanjani will speak at 12 p.m.

In which theatre will the forums take place?

The forums will be held in Tillie Lewis Theatre.