Management Assistant / Classified Senate President

Kristal Dela Cruz

Kristal Dela Cruz

Management Assistant / Classified Senate President
Office of Admin Services
(408) 855-5230
[email protected]
Office Location: SEC 331

With over eight years of experience in planning and implementing college-wide processes, performing ongoing reviews and assessments, maintaining web and SharePoint sites, and facilitating clear and effective communication among all stakeholders, Kristal has acquired and applied skills in data management and analysis, ERP systems, and strategic collaboration to support the Office of Administrative Services and the college's mission and vision.

In addition to her administrative role, she is also the elected President of the Mission College Classified Senate, representing and advocating for over 100 staff employees in the shared governance structure.

Kristal also serves on the Board of Directors for the California Community Colleges Classified Senates (4CS), the non-profit organization representing Classified Professionals statewide.


  • Master of Science - M.S., Business Administration and Management, General, Gies College of Business - University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
  • Bachelor's degree, Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, University of San Francisco
  • Associates of Science, Biological Sciences, Mission College

Fun Facts

Kristal is a founding member of the Asian American Pacific Islander employee resource group at Mission College, and is passionate about equity and social justice work.