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.

The Associated Students of College of Marin (ASCOM) spring 2017 meetings are held every Wednesday, 2:15 pm to 3:30 pm starting January 25, 2017, in the ASCOM workroom, Student Services Building, room 241, Kentfield Campus.

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Elections Results


A huge thank you to the student body of the College of Marin for voting in the elections and a thank you to the candidates who all ran a competitive campaign.

We are proud to announce the board members for the next academic year (2017-2018).

President: Ismail Azam
Vice President: Mercedes Sosa Cordero
Treasurer: Diana Patricia Mosquera
Secretary: Rosa Menjivar
Director of Student Activities: Kahlil Grey
Director of Student Services: Janelle La Chaux
Director of Public Relations: VACANT
Director of Technology: VACANT
Student Trustee: VACANT
State Student Senate Represetative: VACANT
Emeritus Representative: VACANT

If you are interested in serving on the ASCOM board, please contact Chris at for more details.


President: Amy Diaz
Vice President: Mercedes Sosa Cordero
Treasurer: Diana Patricia Mosquera
Secretary: Claire Zerbe
Director of Student Activities: Calvin Cunninghame
Director of Student Services: Laurie Pennisi
Director of Public Relations: Beatriz Ritzmann Peceniski
Director of Technology: Ismail Azam
Student Trustee: Darlene Baten
State Student Senate Representative: Vacant
Emeritus Representative: Kevin Colgate


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

Chris Yang
Equity and Activities Program Coordinator, SAA


Vickie Lamke
Administrative Assistant, SAA

Governance Committees - Benefits

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


College Council: Amy Diaz and Darlene Baten
Governance Review Council: vacant
Educational Planning Committee: vacant
Technology Planning Committee: vacant
Professional Development Committee: vacant
Facilities Planning Committee: vacant
Instructional Equipment Committee: vacant
Planning and Resource Allocation Committee: vacant
Student Access and Success Committee: vacant


Academic Standards Committee: 1 Vacancy
Curriculum Committee: Ismail Azam
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.