Commendation in Honor of Trustee Lou Monville


WHEREAS, Trustee Lou Monville is a gold-plated product of the California State University (CSU), having earned his B.A. in Communication at CSU San Bernardino while serving as the campus’ ASI president, and eventually serving for more than a decade – from 2006 to 2014 – as a member the CSU Board of Trustees; and

WHEREAS, Following his time as a member of the Board, Trustee Lou Monville has most recently gone on to serve, from 2014 to 2016, as Chair of the CSU Board of Trustees; and

WHEREAS, During his time on the CSU Board of Trustees as both member and Chair, Trustee Lou Monville has ably shouldered a wide range of responsibilities, including the roles of Board of Trustees Vice Chair, and Chair of the Board’s Collective Bargaining Committee, as well as those of a member of Committee on Educational Policy, Committee on Finance, and the Committee on Governmental Relations, to mention just a few; and

WHEREAS, Trustee Lou Monville has brought an extensive background in public service to his time on CSU Board of Trustees, having previously worked for two members of the California State Assembly and served on the California Community College Board of Governors; and

WHEREAS, Trustee Lou Monville has used this experience to act as a tireless advocate for CSU in the community, in the Capitol, in the media, and in public forums everywhere; and

WHEREAS, Trustee Lou Monville consistently praises his experience as a student and student leader at his beloved alma mater, CSU San Bernardino, and continues to remain actively engaged with the campus; and

WHEREAS, Lou Monville is dedicated and loving father, have once brought his new-born daughter to a Board dinner, thus providing her with an early introduction to the joys of higher education administration; be it therefore

RESOLVED: That the Academic Senate of the California State University bestow its thanks and gratitude upon Lou Monville for his exemplary service and contributions to the CSU; and be it further

RESOLVED: That the Academic Senate once again state that it is proud to claim Lou Monville as a CSU Alumnus and extend it’s very best wishes to him and his family, and wish him well as he pursues life’s next big adventure.


Approved by Acclamation – May 20, 2016




Academic Senate Home | Calendar | Search Resolutions | Contact Us | Helpful Links