Communications and Community Relations

The Communications and Community Relations office is responsible for internal and external communication, and for advising and managing the District's external relationships with community leaders, and state and national elected officials. Our office prepares and distributes District press releases, coordinates special District events and activities, and helps ensure visibility in the community. In the spirit of shared governance and transparency, we prepare internal communications and publications to ensure that our campus and Contra Costa County communities are well-informed of District news, activities and decisions.

The District Director of Communications and Community Relations is Tim Leong. Tim can be contacted at (925) 229-6823 or tleong@4cd.edu

At the Colleges

College communications and marketing are handled by each college. Press releases, website, and internal college communications are coordinated by the following individuals:

  • Contra Costa College:

    The Director of Marketing and Media Design is Larry Womack. Larry can be contacted at (510) 215-6073 or lwomack@contracosta.edu.

  • Diablo Valley College/San Ramon Campus:

    The Director of Marketing and Communications is Chrisanne Knox. Chris can be contacted at (925) 969-2048 or cknox@dvc.edu

  • Los Medanos College/Brentwood Center:

    The Media Design Specialist is John Schall. John can be reached at (925) 473-7324 or jschall@losmedanos.edu

Press Releases

Contra Costa Community College District press releases are available here. Earlier press releases can be obtained by contacting Iolanthe Denman, Marketing & Communications Coordinator (Interim), at (925) 229-6973 or i.denman889@4cd.edu.

Police Services

Director of Police, Safety and Emergency Services is Edward Carney. He can be reached at (925) 969-2775 or ecarney@4cd.edu.

Click here to view the Police Services web page.