Acting Superintendent/President Tim Flood
Tim Flood, the current Vice President for Business and Financial Affairs, has been appointed to serve as the acting Superintendent/President while the process for selecting an interim Superintendent/President is being completed.
Flood joined Southwestern College in January, 2016, after serving seven and a half years as the Vice President of Administrative Services at Grossmont College. Flood began his career as a facility manager at El Capitan High School before becoming the director of campus/district facilities at Grossmont College. He was named the Vice President of Administrative Services at Grossmont College in 2008.
At Grossmont College, Flood provided leadership in the development of the college’s 2002 and 2012 Facilities Master Plans, and assisted in the corresponding years’ successful bond campaigns. Flood created, streamlined and integrated planning processes to increase participation and enhance transparency of planning, budget and assessment—strategies he has implemented at Southwestern College to increase transparency and understanding the budget.
In 2015, Flood served as Grossmont College’s interim president for six months. In that role, Flood was responsible for the committee preparing Grossmont’s accreditation mid-term report and provided leadership in the development and implementation of the new student equity plan and student success plan.
Flood earned his Bachelor of Science degree in accountancy, magna cum laude, from National University and Master of Public Administration, emphasis in finance, from National University.