Sacramento, CA (STL.News) Governor Gavin Newsom announced the following appointments:
Patrick K. Day, 50, of San Jose, has been appointed to the California Student Aid Commission. Day has been Vice President for Student Affairs at San Jose State University since 2018. He was Vice President for Student Life at the University of the Pacific from 2013 to 2018. Day was Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs at the University of Massachusetts, Boston from 2006 to 2013. He was Associate Vice President for Student Affairs at Temple University from 2005 to 2006. Day was Assistant Vice President for Student Affairs and Dean of Students at Johnson C. Smith University from 1999 to 2004. He was Assistant Dean of Students at Texas Tech University from 1993 to 1998. Day is a member of the National Association of Student Personnel Administrators. He earned a Master of Education degree in higher education from Texas Tech University. This position requires Senate confirmation and the compensation is $100 per diem. Day is a Democrat.
Shannon Gary, 45, of San Francisco, has been appointed to the California Student Aid Commission. Gary has been Associate Vice Provost for Student Life and Dean of Students at the University of San Francisco since 2017.