ARC Gerontology Staffing

Department Chair

Professor Karla Gustafson 


Manages Associate of Art degrees:

  1. Advocacy 
  2. Business
  3. Case Management:Social Services
  4. Environmental Design
  5. Health Care
  6. Recreation
  7. Social Policy

Program of Merit: Only community college in the US to hold this distinction.  One of only 12 campuses in total.


Accreditation: in process of becoming one of the first accredited gerontology programs in the US.


Next Step Program:  One on one mentoring with students to coordinate future goals and assist with guided pathways.

Faculty and Staff

Associate Professors:                                                           Course Speciality

Karla Gustafson          GustafK@arc.losrios.edu       Sociology

Laurinda Reynolds    ReynolL@arc.losrio.edu           Psychology


Adjunct Professors:

Margaret Borowiak  BorowiM@arc.losrios.edu    Advocacy & Policy

Gina Hansen                  HansenG@arc.losrios.edu   Senior Fitness

Renee Chevraux         ChevraR@arc.losrios.edu     Social Services Designee

Arlene Krause              KrauseA@arc.losrios.edu     Activity Leader

Mary Schleeter            SchleeM@arc.losrios.edu    Validation  & Internships 

Jacquelyn Sneed         SneedJ@arc.losrios.edu       RCFE Administrator 

  

 Instructional Assistant: 

Judi Byrnes                     ByrnesJ@arc.losrios.edu


Student Assistant:

Julie Robb                       RobbJ@arc.losrios.edu


Clerk:

Shamona Thompson-Ross ThompsS3@arc.losrios.ed

Phone #: 916 484-8512


Program Coordinator

Professor Karla Gustafson


Oversees the following programs and courses:

Vocational  Courses (CTE)

Activity Leader 

RCFE Initial Administrator

Social Services Designee


Special Skills Certificates

Dementia Care

Elder Care

Ethnicity and Aging

Leadership in Assisted Living  Communities

Senior Fitness