Facilities Steering Committee

Statement of Purpose

The Facilities Steering Committee will provide input for program planning, review related documents, and make recommendations for the Facilities Master Plan; updated information will be distributed to constituents represented by committee members.

Strategic Initiative C – Collaboration: Advance an effective process of collaboration and collegial consultation conducted with integrity and respect to inform and strengthen decision-making.

Facilities Steering Committee Goals for 2018/2019 are as follows: 

  1. Strengthen the Facilities Steering Committee’s understanding of facilities planning topics, and share information with constituent groups.
  2. Set standards and expectations for new building projects before being presented to user groups for input.
  3. Develop a process to understand and communicate with constituent groups the Facilities Master Plan implementation updates.


According to the Making Decisions Document 2020-25, the College constituencies that compose Facilities Steering Committee membership are the following:

Function Amount Constituency
Chair 1 Vice President, Administrative Services
Member 2 Academic Senate
Member 2 Management
Member 2 Classified
Member 1 ECC Federation of Teachers/ECCFT
Member 1 El Camino Classifed Employees/ECCE
Member 1 Confidential
Member 1 Police Officers Association/POA 
Member 1 Associated Student Orginization/ASO
Member 1 ADA Compliance Officer

Meeting Information

Meetings are held on the first Monday of every other month unless otherwise noted.

Location: Zoom 
Time: 3:00pm - 4:00pm

June 5, 2023
August 7, 2023
October 2, 2023
December 4, 2023

Committee Membership

Member Email Representation
Robert Suppelsa bsuppelsa@elcamino.edu  Chair
Dipte Patel dpatel@elcamino.edu  Management
Christina Gold cgold@elcamino.edu  Management 
Ross Durand rdurand@elcamino.edu  Academic Senate
Thomas Hazell thazell@elcamino.edu  Academic Senate
Patrick Grant pgrant@elcamino.edu  ECCE
Ericka Solorzano esolorzano@elcamino.edu  POA
Ali Ahmadpour aahmadpour@elcamino.edu   ECCFT
Jana Abulaban jana_abulaban@elcamino.edu  Associated Student Origanization
Shobhana Warrier sawarrie@elcamino.edu  Confidential
Pending   Classfied Staff
Pending   Classified Staff
Justin Lising jlising@elcamino.edu  ADA Compliance Officer

Alternate Members

Member Email  Representation
Brent Isaacs bisaacs@elcamino.edu  Academic Senate
Pending   Academic Senate
Pending   ASO
Ruben Lopez rulopez@elcamino.edu  POA
Roy Dietz rdietz@elcamino.edu  ECCE
Jaynie Ishikawa jishikawa@elcamino.edu  Management
Jane Miyashiro jmiyashiro@elcamino.edu  Management
Vonetta Augustine  vaugustine@elcamino.edu  Confidential
Pending   Classified Staff
Pending   Classified Staff


Integrated Planning:  The Educational Master Plan and Facilities Master Plan Connection:  February 6, 2017  

ADA Compliance/Transitional Plan Overview:  March 13, 2017 

Universal Design:  May 1, 2017