Ventura County Community College District Chancellor Bernard Luskin today announced that Catherine Bojorquez has joined the VCCCD as the Budget Director. Bojorquez reports directly to Vice Chancellor David Keebler, Business and Administrative Services. She is responsible for coordinating the development and maintenance of the annual budget and reporting the District’s fiscal and student workload information to the State Chancellor’s office.
“On behalf of the Board of Trustees, we are happy that Cathy has chosen to join the District,” said Chancellor Bernard Luskin. “We welcome and appreciate the contribution she will make in meeting our reporting obligations to the state.”
Bojorquez joins the District with more than 15 years of budget and accounting experience in education. She was the Chief Business Official at Pleasant Valley School District in Camarillo, and Assistant Superintendent at Santa Paula Elementary School District (now Santa Paula Unified School District). She also served as the Director of Budget and Accounting at the Fillmore Unified School District and Santa Paula Elementary School District.
“We are proud to have Cathy as a new member of our budget and finance team,” said Vice Chancellor Keebler. “Her background in education is especially critical in maintaining the District’s mission of responsible financial stewardship.”
Bojorquez holds a Certified Public Accountant license and learned many of the facets of higher education during her time auditing community colleges in Northern California before relocating to Ventura County. She earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration, Accountancy, Concentration from California State University, Sacramento.