Vice President of Instruction

Lorrie Ranck, VP of Instruction

Lorrie Ranck

Vice President of Instruction
Office of Instruction
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  • M.A., International and Multicultural Education
    • University of San Francisco
  • B.A., Education
    • University of Wyoming


Lorrie Ranck brings nearly 25 years of experience in higher education to the role of Vice President. She has extensive work across college committees, and has further served as Acting Vice President of Instruction for two years at De Anza while the Vice President served as Interim President.
Ranck previously held leadership positions at the University of San Francisco and Umpqua Community College in Roseburg, Oregon. She earned a Master’s in International Multicultural Education from the University of San Francisco and a Bachelor’s in Education from the University of Wyoming.

Her areas of interest and passion include LGBTQII rights and activism, the intersectionality of race, ethnicity, and gender, technology and digital learning, and urban gardening.