About Internal Operations

The Internal Operations Division provides leadership and staff support services to pilot the strategic success of the California Community Colleges and students. The team values responsiveness, results, and respect in delivering a broad range of services in human resources, including recruitment, examination services, health and safety, and equal opportunity.


The division oversees training and staff development, procurement and business services, budgets, benefits and payroll administration, accounting, mail and reproduction, grant and contract management, and policy development.

Key Contacts:

Erik Skinner
eskinner@cccco.edu, deputy chancellor
Coleen Adlfinger, associate personnel analyst
Payroll Transactions
Worker's Compensation
Adria Sanders, associate personnel analyst
EAP Coordinator
EEO Coordinator & Investigator
Health and Safety Officer
Reasonable Accommodation Coordinator 

Vice Chancellor of Academic Affairs

Pam Walker, E. D., Vice Chancellor

Pamela D. Walker, Ed.D.

Dr. Pam Walker serves as vice chancellor of academic affairs and oversees a division that is responsible for providing state-level review of community college curriculum and instructional support activities.

Walker is a highly regarded educational leader with experience as a faculty member and administrator in the K-12 system, four-year universities, and in the California Community Colleges. Walker comes to the Chancellor’s Office from American River College where she worked for the last 12 years most recently as interim president of the college.