1900 Pico Boulevard • Santa Monica, CA • 90405
Room: Media 104 (Bottom Floor of New Pearl Street Media and IT Building - Eastern End)
Main Phone Line
General Email: TheCenter@smc.edu

The Center For Teaching Excellence Team
Dr. Roberto Gonzalez, Ed.D.
Dean, Student Success Initiatives
Edna Chavarry, M.A., J.D.
Project Director
The Center For Teaching Excellence
Direct Line: 310-434-8719
The Center Administrative Assistant
(Contact for Inquiries regarding use of M104)
See our calendar of events here.


The Center For Teaching Excellence Faculty Leaders Team


Shannon Herbert - English

Jamar London - Mathematics

Ming Lu - Accounting

Josh Sanseri - Photography and Fashion

Christine Schultz - Philosophy and Social Science

Odemaris Valdivia - Computer Science and Information Systems



Past Faculty Leaders

Eve Adler - Health Sciences

Stuart Cooley - Earth Science 

Keith Graziadei - ESL

Laura Manson - Education/ECE

Kevin Menton - English

Steve Paik - Physical Science

Wendy Parise - Education/ECE

John Quevedo - Mathematics