Kathryn E. Jeffery, PhD
MS Higher Education
Dr. Kathryn E. Jeffery was appointed president of Sacramento City College (SCC) in March 2008. Earlier in her career, she had been a counselor and adjunct music instructor at SCC.
Prior to SCC, Dr. Jeffery served as president of Hennepin Technical College in Minnesota (2 years), and Provost and Chief Campus Administrator at the College of Southern Nevada (3 years). Also, Dr. Jeffery has held positions with the Chancellor's Office of California Community Colleges (4 years) serving as Dean of Student Services and Dean of Staff Diversity and Development. Other California leadership positions include the Yosemite Community College District (10 years) where she served as Vice President of Student Services and Services Instructional programs.
Dr. Jeffery has extensive knowledge of two-year programs and services, community college governance, fundraising, and strategic planning. She holds a Ph.D. in Educational Administration from The University of Texas at Austin with an emphasis on Community College Leadership, an M.S. in Applied Sciences in Education (Counseling), and BME in Music Education with a major in piano and a minor in voice.