Dr. Melanie Eckford-Prossor is Academic Senate President and former Director of the Honors Program at Santa Barbara City College. She earned her PhD and undergraduate degree in English at UCLA, and has served as a Professor in the English Department at SBCC for 21 years. She is very student-centered, as she works to empower students to realize their highest potential and fulfill their dreams.

In her role as Academic Senate President, she takes an equity-forward approach that she hopes serves all faculty—credit and non-credit, adjunct and full time—as well as students, allowing all to flourish as they pursue their educational and life goals.

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