Stockton Dropout Prevention Summit

Summit Location: Hilton Hotel, 2323 Grand Canal Blvd, Stockton, CA


  • Who is dropping out and why—Matt Wetstein, Delta College
  • The economic impact of the drop-out rate on our community—Mike Locke, San Joaquin Partnership  
  • Local students address the drop-out issue

Summit Planning Team:

• Ann Johnston-- Mayor, City of Stockton
• Steve Castellanos—chair, Delta College Board of Trustees
• Tom Amato-- Executive Director, PACT
• John Carvana, University of the Pacific
• Kathy Hart—Vice-President, Delta College
• Andy Prokop—Executive Director, United Way
• Julie Penn—Stockton Unified School District
• Sue DePolo—A +
• Doug Wilhoit—CEO, Greater Stockton Chamber of Commerce
• Mark Martinez—Executive Director, Hispanic Chamber of Commerce
• Jose Rodriquez—Executive Director, Concilio
• John Solis—Executive Director, Worknet
• Gina Delucca—Youth Advisory Council
• Mike Locke—Executive Director, San Joaquin Partnership
• Steve Lauder—Superintendent, Lincoln Unified School District