15th anniversary for Los Alamitos campus

Columbia College-Los Alamitos

From left to right: Lt. Col. Tom Lasser (retired), Col. Philip Butch, Carl David, John Catlett and Ensign Justin Brown.

Columbia College-Los Alamitos celebrated 15 years in the greater Los Angeles area and Orange County. A celebration event was held on Dec. 19, 2012, at the Joint Forces Training Base. Director Carl David provided remarks and introduced several distinguished guest speakers, including retired U.S. Army and California Army National Guard Lt. Col. Tom Lasser; California Army National Guard Col. Philip Butch; John Catlett, adjunct professor of business administration at the Los Alamitos campus; and Coast Guard Ensign Justin Brown, current Columbia College student and
Columbia College-Los Alamitos Alpha Sigma Lambda chapter president.  

“We are proud to be part of the Los Alamitos community,” said David. “Columbia College-Los Alamitos educates 175 military and civilian students each year, and we look forward to helping students pursue their career goals for years to come.”

Ensign Brown with Director Carl David.
The event was a great success with many faculty, students and community members in attendance. The Los Alamitos campus staff wishes to thank everyone who supported the event and looks forward to many more anniversary celebrations to come!