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Paul Spitler

Director, Vision 2030 Strategic Planning

Paul recently joined FoundationCCC to assist with strategic planning around Vision 2030, the ambitious roadmap to provide focus, equity, and direction to our community colleges. In this role, Paul helps to identify impactful strategies and actions to advance the Vision 2030 goals. Prior to joining FoundationCCC in January 2024, Paul spent nearly 30 years working in federal and state policy advancing conservation initiatives. His experiences include representing conservation organizations, developing and implementing philanthropic initiatives, and serving on numerous boards and commissions. Paul has amassed a compelling track record of success by helping to secure dozens of federal and state laws and transformative national policies. Born and raised in California, Paul got his start in higher education at the College of Marin, before transferring to the University of California at Davis. He also has a degree from Stanford Law School.