District Student Trustee Information

The Student Trustee is the student representative of the District colleges and serves as a nonvoting member of the District Governing Board.


Left to right: Ivan Hernandez, SSCCC Vice Chair, Chanelle Win, SSCCC Legislative Director, Surpreet Kaur, Student Trustee and SSCCC Region III Director and Yijun Xiang, SSCCC Treasurer

Surpreet Kaur, was elected to serve the 2022-23 school year. You may contact her at studenttrustee@4cd.edu

Surpreet Kaur is currently enrolled at Contra Costa College as a Middle College High School student, and is majoring in Computer Science.   Surpreet is a first-generation student and daughter of an immigrant.  She spends her personal time indulging in adventurous activities, such as rock-climbing, hiking, bungee jumping, and more. 

Surpreet believes that students are the cornerstone of the educational system.  She is committed to ensuring that no student is ever excluded because of their appearance, race, gender, sexuality, or any other factor.  She values equitable learning spaces for all, and embraces ethnic, linguistic and gender representation across the colleges.  Surpreet’s empathy and conviction allow her to ensure all student voices are heard and uplifted. Lastly, her desire to make a difference extends to the colleges and their mission, and it is her hope that this passion will make positive and lasting impressions both personally and academically. 

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Represent student voice for all students in the District (CCC, DVC, LMC, Brentwood Center and San Ramon Center)
  • Chair the Student Trustee Advisory Council composed of CCC, DVC, and LMC Associated Student Presidents, Chancellor, Advisors, and District Staff
  • Attend and participate in the monthly Contra Costa Community College District Governing Board Meetings at 6 pm
  • Participate in professional development and legislative visit