Mona Field

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Mona Field


Mona Field was first elected by the voters to the Los Angeles Community College District Board in 1999, and reelected in 2003, 2007, and 2011. She has been elected by her colleagues twice to serve as the President of the Board of Trustees (2004 and 2009).

Background

A lifelong resident of Los Angeles, Ms. Field received a B.A. degree in Social Relations at Immaculate Heart College in Los Angeles and an M.A. degree in Social Sciences at California State University. Throughout her professional career, Ms. Field has been a leader in furthering causes of social responsibility, positive labor-management relations, and excellence in education.

Ms. Field has been a professor of political science at Glendale Community College. She has taught courses in American Political Ideals, California Government, Introduction to Sociology, Introduction to Community Volunteerism, and Introduction to Social Science.

She has also taught and lectured at other venues, including UCLA Extension, California State University, Sacramento in the Community College Leadership Program, and the California School Employees Association Leadership Training Program.[1]

Socialist Community School

In 1979, Mona Field was a teacher at the Socialist Community School.[2]

As at Feb. 1, 1980, Mona Field was a member of the Socialist Community School Committee.[3]

West Coast Socialist Scholars Conference 1993

Dem. Left March/April 1993, page 13

The West Coast Socialist Scholars Conference 1993, "New Realities, New Identities ; Socialism and Empowerment" was held April 17, 1993 University of California, Los Angeles.[4]

Speakers included;

Co-sponsors were Socialist Community School - Democratic Socialists of America - Committees of Correspondence - Concerned Faculty (UCLA) - CrossRoads Magazine - International Socialist Organization - Socialist Organizing Network - Solidarity - Union of Radical Political Economists[5]

DSA member

In 1995 Mona Field was at Glendale Community College and a long time Democratic Socialists of America member.[6]

"California Government and Politics Today"

Mona Field, was co-author, "California Government and Politics Today", with Chuck Sohner.[7]

Liberty Hill

In 2013 Mona Field was a financial contributor to the Liberty Hill Foundation.[8]

References

  1. LA Community College District bio, accessed Dec. 5, 2014
  2. Socialist Community School Committee list, Fall 1979
  3. Socialist Community School Committee list, Feb. 1, 1980
  4. Dem. Left March/April 1993
  5. Dem. Left March/April 1993
  6. Dem. Left, Jan./Feb. 1995, 30
  7. Democratic Left • Fall 2003
  8. Liberty Hill, Liberty Hill would like to thank the following people for their contributions