Associated Students of College of Marin


Mission Statement

The Associated Students of College of Marin (ASCOM) are committed to:

  • Representing students to the college, to the community, and to the legislative bodies
  • Serving as role models while protecting and advancing the rights and interests of students
  • Encouraging education, leadership, and participation in democratic processes
  • Providing information and activities that positively influence campus life, while welcoming diversity and encouraging scholastic success.


ASCOM MEETINGSThe Associated Students of College of Marin (ASCOM) meetings are held in the ASCOM workroom, Student Services building, room 241, Kentfield Campus.  MEETING DAY AND TIME FOR FALL 2019 TBD.  Please note that there are no meetings during scheduled holidays and campus closures.

Questions?  Please contact:

ELECTIONS WILL BE HELD IN SPRING 2020 - Please check back in February.

To be eligible to run, candidates must fulfill the following requirements:

1. Be enrolled in 6 units per semester in credit classes of the 2-semester term.

2. Maintain a GPA of 2.5.


   BOARD Members 2019-2020                                        


Hellen Sigaran

Vice President   

Fernando Sanchez Lopez


Lia Lara


Bertha (Bea) Cazares

Student Trustee Gabby Hojilla
Student Activities and Services Senator

Harpreet Kaur

Student Activities and Services Senator

Amina Nakhuda

Public Relations and Marketing Senator

Addis Gates

Public Relations and Marketing Senator

Malaika Smith
Technology Senator Oliver Reyes
State Student Senate Representative Luc Citroen
Emeritus Representative Denize Springer



Sadika Sulaiman Hara
Director of Student Activities & Advocacy Office (SAA)

Tea Perales
Equity and Activities Program Coordinator, SAA



Administrative Assistant, SAA

Governance Committeesbuild your professional skills 

Develop Communications

  • Understand the President's goals.
  • Develop model of communication between Student Bodies (ASCOM, ESCOM)

Increase Student Involvement

  • Motivate Participation in Student Activities/Campus Events

Student Services Review

  • Review Bookstore and Text Buying Policy


All student representatives will receive a notation on their official transcript for their service. 

College Council: Hellen Sigaran and Fernando Sanchez Lopez
Governance Review Council: vacant
Educational Planning Committee: vacant
Technology Planning Committee: Oliver Reyes
Professional Development Committee: Malaika Smith
Facilities Planning Committee: vacant
Instructional Equipment Committee: vacant
Planning and Resource Allocation Committee: vacant
Guidance, Resources, Integration, and Transformation (GRIT) Committee: Bertha Cazares

*Inclusion, Diversity, Equity, and Action (IDEA) Committee: Andrea Thach and Hellen Sigaran

NOTE: IDEA Committee reports directly to the President/Superintendent.



Academic Standards Committee: 1 Vacancy
Curriculum Committee: 1 Vacancy
District Modernization Committee:1 Vacancy

To join or receive more information, visit the ASCOM office in Student Services, 241 at KTD or Building 27, 117 off of the Internet Cafe.