Dean, Academic Services

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Valerie Jensen

Dean of Academic Services
Academic Services
(408) 855-5464
valerie.jensen@missioncollege.edu
Office Location: SEC 340E

A professional educator with extensive experience in community colleges with the following strengths:

  • The ability to analyze complex problems and provide workable solutions that address the underlying causes;
  • Strong listening and presentation skills;
  • Effectively understand and convey information through multiple mediums;
  • A team player attitude which centers on flexibility and the desire to improve situations and circumstances for others;
  • Resourcefulness - the ability to look for resources in unexpected places and capitalize on the opportunities the resources provided.

Education

  • Community College Leadership, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
  • M.A., Speech Communication, California State University - East Bay
  • B.A., Speech Communication, California State University - East Bay