Bay Area

The Bay Area is home to 28 community colleges in 12 counties spanning five economic subregions: North Bay, East Bay, Mid-Peninsula, Silicon Valley and Santa Cruz/Monterey.


Get to Know the Bay COE’s New Director, Marcela Reyes

The Bay Region COE is settling into its new home at Cabrillo College and under the new leadership of Dr. Marcela Reyes, recently appointed to the director position. As COE director, Marcela and her team are responsible for providing in-depth regional labor market research and workforce data to inform program development at the 28 colleges across the Bay Area.

Just Released: Sector Profiles for CE Program, Pathway Development

The Bay Region Center of Excellence (COE) has developed six new sector profiles for areas of the economy that have been prioritized by the Bay Area Community College Consortium (BACCC) and the 28 community colleges in the region.


Marcela Reyes

Regional Director

John Carrese

Research Manager

(415) 267-6544

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