Ramon Torrecilha, elected to the Commission in 2010, is President of Westfield State University. He previously served as Professor of Sociology, Provost and Vice President of Academic Affairs at CSU-Dominguez Hill. He has also served as Executive Vice President and Secretary of the Board of Trustees at Mills College; Provost and Executive Vice President at Berkeley College; Vice President for Planning, Research, and Multicultural Programs at Mills College; Assistant Professor of Sociology at UC Irvine; and as a Program Director at both the Social Science Research Council and the American Sociological Association. Torrecilha holds a B.S. and M.S. in Sociology from Portland State University and a Ph.D. in Sociology from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He has served on the editorial board of Teaching Sociology, the Journal of Studies in International Education, and the Latino Review of Books.