Don Mason has been at Rio Hondo College since 1995. Prior to his current appointment, he held the following positions: adjunct instructor, operations specialist, professor, and academy coordinator, and distance education program coordinator. He has 20 years of Southern California law enforcement experience in municipal and specialized agencies.
Mr. Mason holds a bachelor’s degree in workforce education, with an emphasis in training and development, and a master’s degree in education, with an emphasis in information systems and distance education, from Capella University. He is currently completing his doctoral degree at Grand Canyon University.