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The Chief’s Advisory Board (CAB) provides a vital voice for our diverse Titan community to share their views and ideas to enhance university safety through communication, community engagement, transparency, and increased trust. The CAB members counsel the chief of police on safety matters impacting the CSUF community to pursue impactful safety measures and services to support a safe, inclusive, and welcoming university for all Titans to thrive.


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Gregory (Chris) Brown grew up in Los Angeles (Watts), and completed his undergraduate education at the University of California, Santa Cruz with a B.A. of Arts in Sociology. He later received his M.A. and Ph.D. in Social Ecology with an emphasis in Criminology from the University of California, Irvine. 

Brown is currently the Chapter President of the California Faculty Association and has served as President and Vice President of the African American Faculty and Staff Association. 

His research, publications, and presentations have focused on crime, criminology theory, white-collar crime, and gangs. His research included university views on policing, funding, and graduation rates. Brown published papers on Original Gangsters, the history of African American Gangs in LA, civil gang injunctions, and gangs and social media. 

If you wish to contact Gregory C. Brown, please email gbrown@fullerton.edu. 

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Cecil Chik currently serves as the Director of Engagement and Learning in the Office of Diversity, Inclusion, and Equity Programs. Cecil has worked in education since the start of her professional career in 2009 as a high school math teacher. 

As a counselor in training, Chik learned skills to navigate communication barriers and interpersonal conflict. During her graduate studies, Chik developed her passion for social justice and advocacy through her role in the LGBTQ+ Resource Center at her Alma Mater. 

Chik received her B.S. degree at the University of Central Florida in Mathematics Education in 2009. Since then, she's earned her M.A. in Mental Health Counseling. Cecil is currently a doctoral candidate in the Education Leadership Ed.D program a California State University, Fullerton. 

If you wish to contact Cecil Chik, please email cchick@fullerton.edu. 

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Christine Gardiner is a Professor of Criminal Justice at California State University, Fullerton, and a Senior Research Fellow for the Police Foundation. 

She received her Ph.D. in Criminology, Law and Society from the University of California, Irvine, and her M.Phil from Cambridge University.

Gardiner has conducted two major studies on the role of higher education in policing and was awarded a prestigious National Institute of Justice grant to study the implementation effects of Proposition 36 on Orange County criminal justice practitioners and drug offenders. 

She edited multiple books and authored numerous articles, book chapters, and an introduction to a policing textbook (Policing for the 21st Century: Realizing the Vision of Police in a Free Society).

If you wish to contact Christine Gardiner, please email cgardiner@fullerton.edu. 

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Janette Hyder is a first-generation college graduate from California State University, Fullerton. She earned her Master's of Science degree in Counseling with an emphasis in Marriage Family Therapy, a Bachelors of Science degree in Human Services with an emphasis in Mental Health, and a Bachelor of Arts in Ethnic Studies with an emphasis in Chicano Studies.
Hyder works with the Male Success Initiative (MSI) - Fullerton as a Counselor and Senior Career Post Graduation Coordinator. 

Hyder has done extensive training on AB-540 and Undocumented Students for various universities and student and community organizations. She was instrumental in assisting first-generation, low-income under-represented undocumented students through the years at California State University, Fullerton. 

Hyder has also been involved with various campus committees and organizations throughout the years.

If you wish to contact Janette Hyder, please email jhyder@fullerton.edu. 

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CSUF ASI President

If you wish to contact Maysem Awadalla, please email aspresident@fullerton.edu. 

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VJ Kuan-Roberts is the facilities coordinator for the Pollak Library. Roberts has had the pleasure to work at CSUF for 23 years and was recently appointed as the new CSUEUE Chapter 317 president.

Roberts stated that it's a pleasure to join the CAB and learn how to positively contribute and make CSUF a great safe place to work.

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CSUF ASI Chief Diversity & Inclusion Officer

If you wish to contact Jared Brown, please email asicido@fullerton.edu. 

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CSUF Police Department's Detective Sergeant

If you wish to contact Chris Brown, please email chrbrown@fullerton.edu. 

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Chief's Advisory Board Meeting Minutes

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