Jeanie Harris-Farace was hired at Long Beach City College in 1986 as a full-time Travel/Tourism Instructor. She had been employed in the Tourism Industry for 15 years prior to that. She had worked in various capacities in several Travel Agencies, as well as owning one. She worked as a tour escort leading tours throughout the United States, Canada, Mexico, Europe, and the South Pacific. She also worked for a major Tour Operator, starting as a sales representative and worked her way up to a Regional Sales Manager.
Myke Mc Mullen joined Long Beach City College in 2001 and is currently the Department Chair of Business Administration and Economics. Additionally, he previously served as the original LBCC lead-faculty for the Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses initiative.
Before joining the LBCC faculty, Mr. McMullen spent a number of years at the University of Southern California (USC), California State University-Fullerton and Orange Coast College teaching a variety of marketing, management and communication courses at both the graduate and undergraduate levels.