Dr. Lisa Cardoza

Dr. Lisa Cardoza proudly serves as the first Latina President of American River College, the largest college in the Los Rios Community College District. She previously acted as Vice President for University Advancement at Sacramento State, and now serves on the Board of Directors and Executive Committees of various community organizations that focus on empowering Sacramento’s next generation of leaders. Lisa earned her BA in Economics and an MA in Social Sciences of Education from Stanford University and her doctorate in Educational Leadership from the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley.