Superintendent/President of Rio Hondo College
Dreyfuss was appointed Interim President by the Rio Hondo College Board of
Trustees effective July 1, 2012, following the retirement of Ted Martinez,
A native of Taiwan, Ms. Dreyfuss first came to the college in 1987, and most
recently served as Vice President, Finance and Business. She has also served
as Chief Financial Officer, Controller/Business Manager, Business Manager,
and Senior Accountant.
She has been instrumental guiding and managing the $245 million facilities
construction program, known as ‘Measure A’ which is nearing completion and
which has transformed the aging hilltop campus into a modern institution and
provided new educational centers to provide access for underserved areas of
the Rio Hondo College service area.
Ms. Dreyfuss holds an MBA from the University of Laverne and a Bachelor’s
degree from the University of Chinese Culture. She has worked as a part-time
instructor at both Rio Hondo and Los Angeles City College, teaching
accounting and business classes for 10 years. She has also worked at
Riverside Community College District as Director of Business.
Dreyfuss serves on several boards including Workers Compensation JPA, Dental
& Vision JPA, General and Product Liability JPA. She is a member of the
Chancellor’s Office Facility Task Force and Chief Business Officials
California Community College. She is also Vice Chair of the City of
Whittier’s Sister City Committee.
As Interim President, Ms. Dreyfuss is committed to ensuring that Rio Hondo
College remains fiscally sound while focusing on student success; she will
assist the Board with the search for a permanent Superintendent/President;
and will also begin the preparation for the next Self Study for
Reaffirmation of Accreditation set for 2014.
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