University President

Strategic Initiatives

Strategic Planning

Creating a New Strategic Vision for Cal State Monterey Bay

Our official launch of the Strategic Planning Process will be Jan. 17, 2024, immediately following the Employee Appreciation Breakfast, at University Center. More details will be shared as the process continues, with plans to launch the new plan in January 2025, as our current plan sunsets in December 2024.

Strategic Plan Steering Committee Membership


Maria Bellumori, College of Health Sciences and Human Services

Dale Grubb, Academic Affairs

Committee Members:

Maddison Burton, Director of HR and Payroll for University Corporation

Kristjan Bondesson, Communication Across the Disciplines & Social and Behavioral Science, Lecturer Representative

Liam Cristescu, Computer Science, Undergraduate Student Representative

Jennifer Geertsen, Administration and Finance, Staff Representative

Joanna Iwata, Student Affairs, Staff Representative

Jenny Kuan, College of Business, Faculty Representative

Vanessa Lopez-Littleton, College of Health Sciences and Human Services, Dean Representative

Clementina Macias, Student Affairs, MPP Representative

Arun Sharma, College of Science, Faculty Representative

Denise Wineglass, University Advancement, MPP Representative

Graduate Student Representative (TBD)

Foundation Board Member (TBD)

Ex-Officio Support:

Hayley Azevedo, Chief of Staff