Dr. Jerome Hunter has more than 35 years of educational work experience. He has served as a classified employee, instructor and administrator at all levels. His work experience includes two college presidencies as well as serving as Chancellor of a North Orange Community College district. As Chancellor, Dr. Hunter reported directly to an elected Board of Trustees. He was responsible for all district operations including planning, organizing, and directing instructional programs, support services, and facilities development. The North Orange County Community College District encompasses 155 square miles and includes Cypress College, Fullerton College, and the School of Continuing Education. The district employs approximately 2,400 full- and part-time employees and has an operating budget exceeding $140 million.
Dr. Hunter currently serves as a Distinguished Lecturer at California State University Fullerton.