Program Manager

Cathy Hatcher-England, is an experienced educator and marketing professional, and will be combining her two pursuits as the new Program Manager for EXCEL within the School of Extended and International Education.  Earning her B.A. from the SSU Hutchins School and an M.A. in Interdisciplinary Studies with an emphasis in Education and Psychology from Sonoma State, she offers an integrative approach to teaching and learning.

For the past 10 years Cathy has been actively involved in a wide range of K-8 educational roles including, curriculum development, project-based learning implementation, leadership and administration. Cathy has been a teacher for the EXCEL for Youth Program since 2009, an adjunct faculty member at SSU, and operates Story Tree Studios, an after school enrichment program for youth in Sonoma County throughout the school year.  

Over the past 15 years at SSU, Cathy has provided leadership in a wide variety of assignments and projects including statewide learning community development for higher education and working closely with the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute on campus since its inception in 2001.

If you have any questions regarding this summer's EXCEL for Youth program, please contact Cathy Hatcher-England at:  or  (707) 664-2645.