Robert Agrella http://kalw.org en Guiding a troubled institution: CCSF's Special Trustee Robert Agrella http://kalw.org/post/guiding-troubled-institution-ccsfs-special-trustee-robert-agrella <p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.35;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:11pt;">&nbsp;</p><p></p><p dir="ltr" id="docs-internal-guid-404da9f3-e44e-1b4e-f9cb-856a0335f7a6" style="line-height:1.35;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:11pt;"><span style="font-size:19px;font-family:Arial;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;font-weight:normal;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;">Robert Agrella was appointed by the<em> </em><span class="st">California Community Colleges Board of Governors</span> to advise City College of San Francisco's seven-member board of trustees just over a year ago. But in July</span><span style="font-size:19px;font-family:Arial;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;font-weight:normal;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;">, when the college was told it would remain on "show cause" status for another year, the state effectively disbanded the board, and gave Agrella sole decision-making authority. </span><span style="font-size:19px;font-family:Arial;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;font-weight:normal;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;">His full title now is </span>"Special Trustee with Extraordinary Powers".</p><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.35;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:11pt;"><span style="font-size:19px;font-family:Arial;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;font-weight:normal;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;">Agrella is an experienced administrator, and a former president of several community colleges, most recently at Sonoma and Santa Rosa.</span><span style="font-size:19px;font-family:Arial;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;font-weight:normal;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;"> He sat down with KALW’s Ben Trefny, who asked him what exactly his administration is doing to save the school. Thu, 12 Dec 2013 03:46:45 +0000 Jen Chien 37046 at http://kalw.org Guiding a troubled institution: CCSF's Special Trustee Robert Agrella