Matt Wetstein

Cabrillo College

Dr. Matt Wetstein has been Superintendent/President of Cabrillo College since February 2018. Prior to working at Cabrillo, Matt served for 6 years as the Assistant Superintendent/Vice President of Instruction and Planning at San Joaquin Delta College in Stockton, CA. Matt started his career in the California Community Colleges as a Political Science Instructor at San Joaquin Delta College in 1996. He holds a BA from the University of St. Francis in Illinois, and a Masters and Ph.D. in Political Science from Northern Illinois University. He is a statewide leader in the Research and Planning Community for California Community Colleges, having spent 6 years on the board of that organization and 2 years as President. He serves on a number of boards in the Santa Cruz County region, including the Santa Cruz Chamber of Commerce, Santa Cruz County Business Council, United Way, Santa Cruz Symphony, Agri-Culture Foundation, and is a member of the Aptos/Capitola Rotary. In 2019 he was named Aptos Chamber of Commerce “Man of the Year.”