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About President Erika Endrijonas


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Dr. Erika Endrijonas

Dr. Erika Endrijonas has been the President of Los Angeles Valley College since August 2014. Los Angeles Valley College is one of the largest of the nine campuses of the Los Angeles Community College District with more than 18,000 students in the eastern portion of the San Fernando Valley. It primarily serves the communities of Valley Glen, Van Nuys, North Hollywood, Valley Village, Studio City, Sherman Oaks, Encino, Lake Balboa, Panorama City, and Burbank.

Previously, she was Executive Vice President and Accreditation Liaison Officer of Oxnard College. She began her career in higher education at USC as an academic advisor in 1992. Dr. Endrijonas then went on to Granite State College in New Hampshire, the University College of Oglethorpe University in Atlanta, the Los Angeles Center of the Union Institute and University, and spent nine years at Santa Barbara City College, where she was Dean of Educational Programs.

Dr. Endrijonas currently serves on the Valley Industry and Commerce Association (VICA) Board, where her duties include chairing the Education Committee. She is also the chair of the Intelecom Board of Directors, and is a board member of the Valley Economic Alliance.

Dr. Endrijonas has a bachelor's degree in History from Cal State Northridge, and a master's and Ph.D. in History from USC.