Senator Portantino Invites Dr. Anthony Culpepper from Glendale Community College to Testify In Capitol

Thursday, April 12 2018

Sacramento, California – Today, Senator Anthony J. Portantino, D- La Cañada Flintridge, invited Dr. Anthony Culpepper to testify before the State Senate Budget Sub-Committee on Education. Dr. Culpepper is the Executive Vice President of Glendale Community College. Senator Portantino Chairs the Senate Sub-Committee on Education. Dr. Culpepper shared his and GCC’s thoughts and concerns on Governor Brown’s proposals for online community college in California.  

“It is an honor to invite strong community representatives that work hard to educate students in our community. I was glad to meet with Dr. Culpepper and was impressed with his passion for Glendale Community College and his insights on online learning.” commented Senator Portantino.

Senator Portantino has been a long-time supporter of expanding K-14 education opportunities. He has long ties Glendale Community College.

“What an exciting opportunity to meet with Senator Portantino. His continual advocacy for higher education is unparalleled in the Glendale Community. Thank you for your wonderful hospitality on the hill.” added Dr. Anthony Culpepper Executive Vice President of the Glendale Community College.

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Sen. Portantino represents nearly 930,000 people in the 25th Senate District, which includes Altadena, Atwater Village, Bradbury, Burbank, Claremont, Duarte, Glendale, Glendora, La Cañada Flintridge, La Crescenta, Lake View Terrace, La Verne, Los Feliz, Monrovia, Montrose, Pasadena, San Dimas, San Marino, Shadow Hills, Sierra Madre, South Pasadena, Sunland-Tujunga, and Upland.