Post-Secondary Division

The Post-Secondary Division is composed of CATA members that are involved in agricultural education at the community college or university levels in California.  The focus of the division is issues and topics specific to post-secondary agricultural education in California.

Current Division Officers:

Desi Molyneux Division Chair Reedley College      [email protected]   
Jacob Vazquez Division Chair-Elect       Butte College [email protected]
Tommy Henderson      Division Secretary CSU, Chico [email protected]


Committee Chairs:

Troy Gravatt Affairs/Relations/Visioning Modesto Jr. College [email protected]
Tim Donovan Affairs/Relations/Visioning Merced College [email protected]
Howard Lewis Inservice Cosumnes River College [email protected]
Jessica Cardoso Curriculum San Joaquin Delta College  [email protected]
Russell McKeith Student Activities College of the Sequoias [email protected]


Post-Secondary Division Committees

Student Activities

  • This committee deals with issues regarding student leadership activities in their division.  Student conferences, training, and other matters regarding the overall management of student organizations are referred to this committee.


  • This committee deals with all curriculum revision and adoption issues in the Division.  Special curriculum project funding issues are referred to this committee for recommendation to the full Division.


  • The purpose of this committee is to provide input regarding the development and delivery of statewide inservice activities.  In addition, the committee reviews previous inservice activities and critiques the effectiveness of the inservice delivery.


  • This committee deals with organization business issues specific to the Division.  Topics might include agricultural education legislation, program standards, relations with National Professional Organizations, and other issues not specifically assigned to other Division committees.