Vice President, Membership and IRPE Professional Development
With over a decade of experience in community colleges, Bri Hays currently serves as the Senior Dean of Institutional Effectiveness, Success, and Equity at Cuyamaca College, providing leadership in research, planning, and accreditation. In this role, Bri also serves as the Accreditation Liaison Officer and works closely with faculty, staff, and administrators on campus-wide planning, assessment, and improvement activities. Bri has a rich background in research, strategic and integrated planning, and institutional effectiveness in the California Community Colleges system, having previously held institutional research and planning positions at San Diego Mesa College and San Joaquin Delta College. Bri currently serves as the Vice President of Membership and Professional Development for the RP Group and has served on the RP Group Board of Directors since 2014. Her primary areas of focus are student equity, social justice, and organization development. She holds a bachelor’s degree in Psychology from California State University, Stanislaus, and a master’s degree in Psychology from San Diego State University.