Board of Trustees

UCC Zones 2014The Board of Trustees of Umpqua Community College honors a strong commitment to serve a diverse student and community population, providing equal opportunities for students, staff and community to access educational and employment programs.

The college is focused on efforts that will enhance the accessibility of education to students and the community, create a positive learning environment, and foster awareness in the district it serves.

Zone 1: North County
Zone 2: North Central County
Zone 3: West Central County
Zone 4: East Central County
Zone 5: South Central County
Zone 6: Southeast County
Zone 7: At-Large

UCC Board Members


Betty Tamm

Elected July 2007
Zone 1: North County

Doris Ladthrop

Doris Lathrop

Elected July 2015
Zone 2: North Central


Wendy Weikum

Elected July 2007
Zone 3: West Central


Sharon Rice

Elected July 2009
Zone 4: East Central


Bob Bell

Elected July 2009
Zone 5: South Central

Joe Pospisil

Joe Pospisil

Appointed October 2015
Zone 6: Southeast County


Vanessa Becker

Board Chair
Elected July 2009
Zone 7: District At-Large



Robynne Wilgus - Contact
Board Assistant
Phone: 541-440-4622