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Dr. Thomas Fallo

Dr. Thomas Fallo was appointed to serve as interim chancellor of the South Orange County Community College District following a unanimous vote by the Board of Trustees. The chancellor acts as chief executive officer of the district, overseeing the colleges and district-wide operations, an $800 million budget, and nearly 4,000 employees.

Dr. Fallo has a 45-year career in the California Community Colleges and retired as superintendent/president of El Camino College in 2016 after serving 21 years in that role. He previously worked at the Los Angeles Community College District, serving as acting and interim chancellor and vice chancellor of business services. Prior to that, he held the positions of vice chancellor of business services and vice president of administrative services at both El Camino College and Glendale Community College District.

Dr. Fallo earned a Doctorate in Institutional Management from Pepperdine University; and a Master of Business Administration and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from UCLA.

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